We could all agree that a great way to show someone you care is to give them a gift card.
And lucky you, you got a gift card yourself and not any kind of gift card but an Amazon one. But, you just realized that you don’t want to redeem the gift card on any product and you want to know if there is a way you can transfer the balance to your bank balance, or, if possible, to transfer it to another Amazon customer.
Bonus: How to find my Amazon account URL?
In this blog post, you have several options at your disposal, so keep reading to find out more about this.
Important Note: Unfortunately, according to Amazon terms and conditions, transferring Amazon gift card balances between accounts is not allowed.
Since redeeming an Amazon gift card for cash is forbidden, you know that transferring an Amazon gift card balance directly to your bank account is impossible. But, if you have received such a gift card, you should be able to spend that money the way you want, right?
Usually, people transfer their Amazon gift card balance by using it as a bank payment. This allows you to convert the gift card balance they received into their local currency (US dollars) and pay directly from their checking or savings account.
The process is very straightforward and you don’t need any additional information other than your debit card number or bank account number.
You can choose to transfer the balance to your bank account or your debit card:
To transfer it to a bank account:
If this is your first time doing this, you’ll need to provide some additional information as requested, prior to proceeding with the transfer itself.
To transfer it to a debit card:
The straightforward answer to this would be no, as stated on Amazon’s terms and conditions. But, there are some ways you might try to transfer your Amazon gift card balance to another account and the first one to try is by calling Amazon’s customer service.
Check out the circumstances under which you can transfer the Amazon gift card balance to another account:
Another bonus: How to delete an address on Amazon.
You can definitely do that. All you need to do is contact Amazon’s customer support to assist you with the return.
Apart from this, if you are maybe interested in how to see your archived orders on Amazon, you might as well do it - we have an article on that too.
In addition, did you know that you can share an Amazon cart with other customers?!