As you know, gift cards have become a very popular gift to give and receive. Naturally, retailers have added incentives to make to purchasing a gift card even more enticing.
Some of these gift card givebacks may have restrictions so be sure to read the fine print carefully before investing.
Here is a sample of some of the local gift with gift card purchase deals:
Ocean Prime: With every $100 gift card purchase, receive an additional $25 bonus reward card for yourself. For more information about purchasing gift cards, please call 404.846.0505 or visit the website.
FatWallet’s annual Holiday Cash Back Sale: About 200 retailers are offering cash back rewards for purchase and/or redemption of gift cards, e-gift cards and gift certificates through December 31, 2012.
For example, if you purchase a four-pack of $25 iTunes gift cards from Sam’s Club (by linking from FatWallet) you get an instant savings of $10 (for a price of $84.64) as well as 1.5 percent cash back from FatWallet. FatWallet tracks your cash back balance andwhen you want your money, they will send you a check or transfer the money to your PayPal account.
Legal Sea Foods: Buy $200 worth of gift cards from this downtown restaurant through Dec. 31 and enjoy a lobster dinner on them. The ‘Lobster Dinner Reward’ vouchers for a 1 – 1.25lb steamed lobster with a choice of two sides are redeemable in the New Year, Jan. 2 – Mar. 31, 2013.
Pollo Tropical: Customers who purchase a $25 gift card at one of the company-owned restaurants will receive a complimentary $5 gift certificate towards their next purchase. The $5 complimentary coupons are valid January 1 – January 31, 2013.
Aqua Blue Restaurant and Bar: Get a $25 bonus gift card for every $100 gift card purchased. Aqua blue is located at 1564 Holcomb Bridge Road in Roswell; 770-643-8886.
RA Sushi Bar Restaurant:For every $50 of gift cards spent at the restaurant, patrons will receive a $10 bonus card. Gift card purchases can be made until Monday, Dec. 31. Bonus cards are valid from Tuesday, Jan. 13 to Sunday, March 31. RA Sushi Bar Restaurant is located at 1080 Peachtree Street, Suite 8; 404-267-0114.
Know of other gifts with gift card purchase? Leave a comment!
– Nedra Rhone, for the Atlanta Bargain Hunter blog