What happens to the remaining balance on a gift card?
If You Have a Store-Specific Gift Card If you have a remaining balance on a gift card issued by a retailer, and there isn't anything in the store you want to buy, you have some alternatives: Ask the retailer to give you cash. Some states have laws that require retailers to cash out balances on gift cards they issue.
How do I check my balance on my Barnes & Noble gift card?
Here's how to check the balance on your Barnes & Noble gift card:
- Visit any Barnes & Noble store and ask a cashier to check the balance for you.
- Check your balance online here.
- Call Barnes & Noble at 1-800-295-3029.
Where is the card number and PIN on a Barnes and Noble gift card?
Most Barnes & Noble Gift Cards have a PIN number located on the back of the card. For added security, the PIN is concealed on all physical Gift Cards that are bought in Barnes & Noble stores. You may scratch off the concealed area to reveal the Gift Card's PIN number after purchasing.
How do I check out on a gift card online?
You can use your card for online purchases by entering the card number, expiry date and the 3 digit code (CVV) found on the back of the card. Occasionally websites will ask for the name on the card, in these instances simply insert “Gift Card” in the field provided.
How can I check the remaining balance on a gift card?
Start by looking at the back of your gift card. Typically, you'll find a toll-free number you can call to discover your balance. Or you can check your balance by visiting the card issuer's site and entering your card's 16-digit number and security code.