Many Visa Gift cards are activated automatically upon purchase and may be used immediately. However, some Visa Gift cards must be activated by the recipient before they can be used. Be sure to sign in the designated area on the back before making your first purchase.
What does registering your Visa gift card do?
Why should I register my Visa gift card? There are several benefits: It enables you to make purchases online. Your registered address will serve as the billing address that retailers require.
Why should I register my gift card?
If possible, register your gift card. This may help protect you in case the card is lost or stolen.
Do all gift cards have to be registered?
No. However, this general rule is subject to the following exceptions: A gift card that can be used with multiple unaffiliated sellers of goods or services may contain an expiration date. If so, the expiration date must be printed on the card.
Can I just start using a Visa gift card?
Getting started with Visa Gift cards Many Visa Gift cards are activated upon purchase and ready to use. However, if yours requires activation, you'll typically see a sticker with instructions and a toll-free phone number.
How do I change my name on my Target card?
Access your Target account under My Target in the Target app. Select the gear icon in the upper right corner to edit the following in your account: Profile: Update your name, team member number (if applicable), contact information or change your account password. Payment cards: Add, edit or remove payment card.