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Summer is almost over and that means kids are going back to school. What better way to send your child back to school than with some gift cards in their wallet, with no fees of course. American Express has a fee free option to purchase gift cards through 9/15/2014 with no fees. There’s also another option to save even more money on larger gift card purchases which we’ll share below.
Save Money On Gift Card Purchases
Fee Free Option
- You can purchase the fee free gift cards over at American Express
- Make sure you use promotion code SUN3
- Save the purchase fee of $3.95
Cash Back Option
Saving $3.95 is great, but leaving cash back on the table to save such a small amount is not great.
Fee Free Gift Card Promotion
Summer is almost over and so is the fee free promotion from American Express. If you are looking to send a child back to school with a gift card, consider this promotion or the Top Cash back option above.
Terms And Conditions
- Discount is valid on Gift Card, eGift Card, Business Gift Card purchase charges. Shipping charges will apply
- Offer valid through 9/15/2014, and only for web orders on americanexpress.com/gift
- Terms and conditions apply to Gift Cards, eGift Cards, Business Gift Cards
- Promotion code intended for user presented with the offer and is not valid on Gift Card, eGift Card or Business Gift Card purchases made through partner sites
- Purchase must be made via the link provided with offer
- Offers are subject to change without notice
- Gift Cards and Business Gift Cards may be used at merchants in the U.S. that accept American Express® Cards, but eGift Cards may be used only at online merchants that accept American Express® Cards
- Gift Cards, eGift Cards, and Business Gift Cards cannot be used at cruise lines, for recurring billing charges, at casinos, or ATM
- American Express does not ship Gift Cards or Business Gift Cards to the states of HI and VT
- eGift Cards cannot be purchased for or sold to residents of HI or VT
- For additional information see Gift Card, eGift Card, and Business Gift Card Cardholder Agreement
If you are making a smaller everyday purchase of $25 or $50, consider using the Summer promotion code above to save the $3.95 fee. For all larger gift card purchases, consider the 3% Top Cash Back option.
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