What does Cardpool.com offer?
Cardpool.com is a new, innovative type of website that buys, sells, and trades unused and unwanted gift cards for a variety of different stores. All their cards have absolutely no fees and no expirations dates entitled to them. If you plan on buying a gift card, you can obtain if for up to 35% off its face value. If you have a gift card that you do not want and wish to sell it you can for up to 92% of its face value. They will also grant trades on gift cards.
What are some of the categories that are available through this site?
There are hundreds of options to sell, buy, or trade from. Here is a small list of the general categories offered from Cardpool: Fast Food, Arts & Crafts, Department Stores, Apparel, Entertainment, Electronics, Gas, Grocery's, Home Improvement, Movie Tickets, and many more. The top brand name gift cards sold, traded or bought are: Best Buy, Lowe's, Macy's, Home Depot, Target, JCPenney, Victoria Secrets, Kohl's, and Wal-Mart.
How does this site work?
The site is very simple and quite easy to use. If you are looking to buy a card, you would go to their home page and press the "Buy Card" button. It is located toward the middle of the screen on the left hand side. You can also go directly there through this link: http://www.cardpool.com/buy-gift-cards. After you get to the buy page, you are able to go through all the different categories until you find the perfect gift card you have been searching for. Under each gift card's picture, it will state the available percentage off. Under that will be the name of company that the gift card is through and how many are available at that price. To sell the cards, go to the homepage and select the button that says "Sell Cards". This too is located towards the middle of the screen but on the right hand side. You can also go directly through the link http://www.cardpool.com/sell-gift-cards. Once there, in the middle on the left side, you are able to input the merchant and price of the card. You will then need to transfer the gift cards to Cardpool either electronically or by mailing them in. Within 24 hours of being received, Cardpool will send you a check.
Are there any guarantees with this website?
Cardpool.com believes so highly in their product that if you are unhappy for any reason you may return your purchase. You have 100 days from purchase to return the card, as well as a max of $1,000.00 USD per customer. They also will guarantee that the card will work at the specified merchant with the correct amounted listed on the card. If for any reason the card does not work, return it for a refund.
How can you reach Cardpool?
To reach Cardpool by mail, their address is: Cardpool, Inc, PO Box 77205, San Francisco, CA 94107. They also will respond by email at: Support@cardpool.com