Residents of Providence, Rhode Island now have access to a gift card vending machine. According to local NBC affiliate Channel 10, the new gift card vending machine at Providence Place mall and has filled a void for self-service gift card purchases seven days a week. In fact, up to 6 cards and/or $300 worth of gift cards may be purchased in one transaction.
Only American Express Gift Cards
Initially, we thought this story was about a gift card vending machine which sold gift cards for multiple merchants. It turns out, this new gift card vending machine only sells the Shop Etc. American Express Gift Card. In either case, the Shop Etc. American Express Gift Card can be redeemed anywhere American Express is accepted. There is a $3.00 purchase fee per card, no post-sale fees and and the funds never expire. All things considered, the Shop Etc. American Express Gift Card is one of the best bank-issued gift cards available; it's current Gift Card Score® is 71 of of 100.
Gift Card Score
ScripSmart's Gift Card Score is a patent pending system for evaluating the quality of gift cards. All gift cards are scored utilizing the same algorithm, scores range from 0-100. Gift Card Score makes it easy for anyone to be a savvy gift card shopper.
ScripSmart believes a great gift card is much more than just no fees or expiration date; other factors include: balance inquiry option, gift card replacement policies, disclosure of current gift card terms and the financial condition of the card issuer.