Limitations: Gift Cards, including any unused Gift Card balances, expire one year from the date of issuance. You may request for revalidation of any expired Gift Cards. Upon receipt of such request, the Gift Card may be revalidated after due verification and subject to applicable terms and conditions.
What happens if you go over with a gift card on Amazon?
If your order total is more than your gift card balance, we'll charge the remaining amount to your default payment method. Often you may use Amazon Gift Cards as a partial form of payment for an item.
What happens if you place an Amazon order with insufficient funds?
Your bank may charge you an overdraft or other fees for each payment failure. Additionally, you authorize us to charge any other valid payment method we have on file for any amount that remains unpaid after any attempted charge. We may initiate a collection process or legal action to collect any money owed to us.
What happens when a Visa gift card runs out on Amazon?
If this happens, Amazon won't automatically use the remaining balance on the gift card and will prompt you to add a second payment method to cover the difference. If you want to use a Visa gift card to make a purchase on Amazon, make sure to check the card balance beforehand.
How do I extend the validity of my Amazon gift card?
Gift Card Expiry : Add the gift card to your account and check if it shows an error as 'Gift Card is expired'. If yes, contact us to extend the expiry date.
What happens to the money on expired gift cards?
According to the Federal Trade Commission, if the expiration date listed on the card is earlier than these dates, the money can be transferred to a replacement card at no cost. Meanwhile, inactivity fees can be charged only after a card hasn't been used for at least one year.