Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

The MoneySaving Forum: join to chat & swap tips with other MoneySavers. Learn how in the Forum Introduction Guide

MSE News

Gift_cards

Suggest A Story

Got a money-related news story that affects you? Let us know.

EMAIL US

Martin Lewis
Get Our Free Money Tips Email!

Older News Stories

Homebase not accepting certain gift cards and vouchers which ones can you use?

Homebase has stopped accepting a wide array of gift cards and vouchers after being taken over by new owners

19 shopping tricks they want kept schtum

From 25% off gift cards to decoding price tags, haggling online, free Amazon delivery tricks & more

Got an Austin Reed gift card? Use it ASAP now the firm's in administration

Austin Reed gift-card holders should redeem their coupons as soon as possible after the retailer entered administration

Got a Kiddicare gift card? Spend it now as stores get set to close

If you've a Kiddicare gift card, spend it now as the retailer's confirmed it's shutting all but one of its stores

Giving gift cards for Christmas? Make sure you know your rights

If you're thinking of buying gift cards for Christmas, bear in mind the firm won't always honour them if it collapses

HMV administration latest: Orders to be delivered

HMV customers waiting for delivery of paid-for items should get them delivered, but the company will not accept returns

Use gift vouchers ASAP... don't get caught by store collapse

After HMV, Comet, Blockbuster and more, be wary about holding onto gift cards, and know your rights if you do

HMV won't accept e-vouchers... for now

Administrator Deloitte is trying to get HMV's website up and running. Once done, e-vouchers will be accepted

HMV stores to accept gift cards again

The stricken chain's administrators will start accepting gift cards from Tuesday

Asda, Boots and Tesco to accept HMV gift cards

Asda and Tesco will swap now invalid HMV gift cards purchased at the supermarket giants for their own gift cards

Blockbuster latest to go into administration: Your rights

We explain whether Blockbuster gift cards are still valid and what happens with faulty and undelivered goods

HMV administration Q&A: gift card, refund and job rights

This is a full HMV Q&A, including whether gift vouchers or returns will be accepted, and the rights of its staff

Get Our Free Money Tips Email!

For all the latest deals, guides and loopholes - join the 12m who get it. Don't miss out