Shopping For Gift Cards
March 14, 2024

Consumers have certain preferences for where they buy closed-loop gift cards and where they learn about special card deals and promotions.

Where they prefer to buy closed-loop gift cards.

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Three things that impact where they buy.

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1. Convenience

2. Wide selection

3. Stores’ inventories include the card they are looking for

Where they prefer to learn about promotions.

When it comes to closed-loop gift cards, consumers prefer to shop for them in locations that are easily accessible and offer the widest selection. Consumers like deals, too – and shared their favorite places to find the latest promotions.


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Source: InComm Payments Gift Card Research Q1-Q4 2023 – Results are based on 6,475 gift card shopper respondents surveyed in 2023.

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