1. Buy gift cards at wholesale clubs
Wholesale clubs sell certain gift cards at a discount. For example:
- Costco offers deals like $100 in Macaroni Grill gift cards for $74.99, and $100 in Cold Stone Creamery cards for $69.99.
- Sam’s Club bargains range from $50 in Ghirardelli Chocolate cards for $39.98 to $50 in Saint Louis Zoo gift cards for $34.98.
- BJ’s offers savings — big and small — on gift cards for everything from restaurants to movies.