Did you know you can buy a used gift cards to enjoy discounts on airfare and hotel?
More than $ 20 billion value of gift cards are expected to be in the United States this year for Christmas, Hanukkah, and other celebrations. Some even give a gift card good towards travel purchases online travel agencies, airlines and hotel chains.
Case in point: Would you buy a $ 50 gift card from Travelocity and give it to friends you love. But your gift recipient may not have any trips coming any time soon, and they may be afraid they will lose or forget the gift certificates before their expiration date. So, these tourists, who do not want cards to auction them off or switch them on auction sites like eBay, GiftCardGranny, Card Avenue, and similar auction sites.
Exhibition: Earlier this evening, someone was auctioning off on eBay for $ 100 gift certificate to Travelocity, which will offer $ 65. If it is torn, it's price, you'd save 35 percent off face value, and you can apply for the card balance towards the cost for possible future purchase.
Although this is a great example, I often appearing more modest savings of about 5 or 6 per cent, while pricing is set.
Finding the gift of these deals is easy. Sign up for e-mail alerts GiftCardGranny.com, a site that combines a gift certificate auction sales on eBay and other sites. Website alerts you when your gift card meaning the airline will be available. ("The new gift card available for American Airlines. Click above for more information.")
Search GiftCardGranny tonight turned up a dozen American Airlines card for sale. But the inventory changes daily.
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Submited at Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 4:00 am on Tips by hilman
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