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How To View Amazon Gift Card Balance Without Redeeming

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Key Takes:

» To check the Amazon Gift card balance, you have to enter the Gift card code into the box and then click on the ‘Check’ button to get the balance value. You can also proceed to get items with the GC and you will find out what the value is worth.

» You can use the gift voucher to purchase any items on amazon.com or you can include the card amount into your gift card wallet to utilize it on future orders.

» If you have got an Amazon Gift card and want to check the balance before selecting a product according to it then you have a few indirect ways to check the gift card balance.

» If you’re going to redeem the GC while purchasing a product then you might get the balance displayed on the checkout page and it is not redeemed until you have made any purchases with it.

Along these lines, here right now you will learn the methods to check your Amazon gift card balance without redeeming.

How To View Amazon Gift Card Balance Without Redeeming:

To check the gift card balance, you have to follow some methods that are described below:

1. Through The Amazon app

If you are on the Amazon app on your mobile then you have the chance to check your gift card balance from your mobile:

Stage 1: For this, you have to update your Amazon app to the latest then after login, just go to the ‘Your Account’ section. You will find the option from the left menu bar by tapping on the three-line icon.

Stage 2: Now scroll to the bottom and tap on the gift card option from the listed items. You will have the add balance option. Just tap on it and you will be asked to enter the claim code of your gift card.

Stage 3: Once you enter your claim code you will be redirected to the next window where your gift card balance will be popped up in front of you. Now, you have to confirm the message to add that to your account.

You can cancel before it gets redeemed otherwise this task cannot be reversed.

Note: The settings or the direction may be slightly different as per the country you are living in. Otherwise, the process is almost the same and you can use this in any country you’re in.

2. Online on Amazon

If you are on your PC then you can check your Amazon gift card balance by visiting the website Amazon.com.

(Note: For different countries, change the .com to .ae or .ca respectively as per the country)

Just follow the step-by-step guide below:

Step 1: First of all, go to amazon.com (if it is an amazon.com gift card) and log in with your credentials. Now from the dropdown menu just select the ‘Your Account’ option from the list.

Step 2: After that, you will see the ‘Gift cards’ option that you have to select for the next steps.

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Step 3: Now you will see there are two different options one is related to your balance and another one is redeeming a gift card. To check your gift card balance just tap or click on the ‘Redeem a Gift Card’ button.

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Step 4: Now you will see a next window that will ask you to enter the gift card claim code. Just enter the claim code without any dashes and click on the ‘Apply to your balance’ button.

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Step 5: Now once you click on the button ‘Check‘, you will see the gift card amount. 

[However, Amazon removed this feature for now. Try this alternative instead]

Note that if you confirm that claim code, the gift card will be credited to your account.

How To Check Amazon Gift Card Balance With Serial Number:

There are other methods in order to check Amazon Gift Card balance without redeeming:

1. Gift Card Balance Page

First, visit the Amazon website (www.amazon.com), log into your account, and go to the “Gift Card” section.

There, you’ll find the “Check Gift Card Balance” option. Enter your gift card number and click “Check” to view your balance without redeeming it.

2. Amazon customer service

You can also call Amazon customer service at +1-888-280-4331 and provide them with your gift card number. They will check the balance for you without redeeming it.

3. Check via Email Confirmation

There is another way that if you received your gift card via email, find the original email and look for the “Check your balance” link. Then, clicking this link will show your gift card balance without redeeming it.

4. During the checkout process

First of all, add items to your Amazon cart and proceed to checkout. During the checkout process, select the “Use a gift card” option and enter your gift card number. The balance will be displayed without redeeming it.

5. At an Amazon Physical Store

First of all, visit an Amazon Books store, Amazon 4-star store, or Amazon Go store. Ask a store associate to help you check your gift card balance without redeeming it.

How To Check If Amazon Gift Card Has Been Redeemed:

If you want to check whether your Amazon gift card has been redeemed or not, you’ll need to check it yourself.

You need to first try redeeming it and if it’s not getting redeemed you can be certain that the card has already been redeemed. 

🔴 Steps To Use:

Step 1: You’ll need to first go to the official site of Amazon which is www.amazon.com. 

Step 2: Then you need to log in to your Amazon account by entering your Amazon login credentials. 

Step 3: Next, you’ll have to click on Your Account. 

click on Your Account

Step 4: Then you need to click on the Account option. 

click on the Account

Step 5: You’ll find the Gift cards option box. Click on it. 

Gift cards option box

Step 6: It will show the gift cards of your Amazon account. 

Step 7: You’ll need to click on Redeem a gift card tag below the gift card. 

click on Redeem a gift card

Step 8: Then you need to enter your gift card code and see if it gets redeemed or not. 

Step 9: If the card has not been redeemed you’ll find that the amount will get applied to your account. 

How To Fix If Amazon Gift Card Is Not Working:

You can try this:

🔯 Fixing the Claim code issue for Gift Cards:

If your GC is not working then maybe it is already used or the claim code you are entering is incorrect.

Did you damage the claim code while scratching it to unlock the GC claim code?

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Then you have to contact Amazon with your 16-digit gift card serial number that is pasted on the front of your physical gift card.

Soon an Amazon representative will contact you for further information if needed and will sort out your problem quickly.

You will get help from Amazon only, otherwise, there is no chance that your gift card can be restored.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Is it possible to use Amazon.com G.C. on Amazon.ca website?

If you are purchasing a gift card on amazon.com to gift someone, the same you and your friends have to use it to purchase any goods using that gift card amount.

If you are sending an eGift card to someone who is using amazon.ca or other Amazon websites from different countries then the gift card cannot be used to purchase from those websites.

Amazon US and Amazon Canada are operated separately which is why the gift card management and other account credits are totally different.

If you can’t use the gift card that does not mean that you cannot really add it to your account.

While you are on amazon.ca, you can still open amazon.com from your browser and log in with the same login credentials.

Now you have to follow the same method to add a gift card to your gift card balance for gifting that amount to someone else who is living in that country.

2. Can you Transfer the Gift Card Balance to the Friend’s Account?

Amazon does not provide such a feature to transfer your gift card balance to other Amazon users.

Your gift card can only be redeemed to purchase a new book or to buy something from Amazon websites. If you want to send a gift card to your friend then you have the choice to send it online through Amazon eGift card.

The process to send the gift card to your friend’s email ID is by purchasing a new one with your prepaid card.

3. How To check Amazon gift card balance with serial number?

The physical gift cards that you buy from Amazon don’t show their balance on them which is why you need to check the value by going to the Your Orders section. There you’ll be able to see the gift cards with their serial numbers.

First, compare the serial number printed on the physical gift card with that shown in the Your Orders section and then check the balance.

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