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  • Can I convert a gift card to cash?

    Can I convert a gift card to cash?

    22nd of March, 2021

    Turning your giftcard back to cash is very tempting. Particularly with furlough continuing and many people wanting to cash in their assets. Fortunately Cardyard offers a very safe, secure way to sell your giftcard on – whether it has been used in part or completely unuse...

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  • The gift of self-gifting!

    The gift of self-gifting!

    17th of March, 2021

    Seems like the term “self-care” has grown into every day use almost over night! To be fair it has probably actually taken a few years, but time seems all of a blur at the moment. Self-gifting - the next every-day word? Our prediction is that “self-gifting” or “gift-card-self-us...

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  • Gift Card at Easter

    Gift Card at Easter

    11th of March, 2021

    Do Easter with a difference With Easter just around the corner, whilst lockdown is still on, it’s a good guess that people are more likely to send a giftcard* than arrange a family meet up over an Easter dinner. *it’s flatter than an Easter egg – travels better...

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  • Giftcard Freedom Certificate

    Giftcard Freedom Certificate

    11th of March, 2021

    Here it is - we've all been waiting for it..... Your own certificate to set your friends free of gift-card-guilt: "Dear friend "I may have given you a giftcard lately – and that’s because giving cash just seems a bit “tacky”. However I want you to know tha...

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  • Giftcards for Mothers Day

    Giftcards for Mothers Day

    8th of March, 2021

    Mothering Sunday is on the 14th March in the UK. And, although you will love their thoughts and gesture - how confident are you that you will truly "like" what your children do this year? Because let's face it - it’s hard to be realistic when your children give yo...

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  • Gift card, gift voucher, tokens, eGiftcards – what’s in a word?

    Gift card, gift voucher, tokens, eGiftcards – what’s in a word?

    2nd of March, 2021

    Surprisingly Gift cards are called different names depending on where in the world you are.In the US/North America – they are most certainly gift cards or gift certificates. Whereas in the UK you’re more likely to hear of a Gift Voucher or even a Gift Token.So - Gift card, gift vouc...

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  • Tell us what you're thinking

    Tell us what you're thinking

    26th of February, 2021

    Wow, that was a wild year we've just been through!But enough about us - how was it for you? Have you used Cardyard lots, to save money and make money? Our figures show that giftcards were really popular last year - and we'd love to hear what you think too. eGift vouc...

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  • Giftcards - are they secure?  Cardyard answers.

    Giftcards - are they secure? Cardyard answers.

    22nd of February, 2021

    It's a question we get asked a lot. So here are some of our top questions and answers. Q: Are giftcards secure? A: The short answer is: Giftcards are as secure as the retailer you bought them from. So as long as the retailer is in operation, your giftcard sho...

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  • ​  Amazon giftcards – popular, flexible and also cash-able.

    ​ Amazon giftcards – popular, flexible and also cash-able.

    19th of February, 2021

    Amazon giftcards are probably the most popular giftcards of the year so far, according to Cardyard. Get it all with an Amazon Giftcard With Amazon selling everything from weekly shopping to flowers, from stationery and tech to hobbies and toys, gardening equipment and even gr...

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  • Giftcards - spend a little – then sell it on!

    Giftcards - spend a little – then sell it on!

    17th of February, 2021

    Got a £50 giftcard, but only want to spend £20 of it? Don’t throw the rest away! Because you can sell the remaining £30 on Cardyard.Part-spent giftcards are good to sell here! Cardyard isn’t only there for those perfectly full, untouched giftca...

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