Barnes & Noble Gift Card
You can load a Barnes & Noble gift card with as little as $15 or as much as $500, depending on your budget and the occasion. Our Barnes & Noble gift cards are also available as eGift cards, which are good for NOOK devices and accessories.
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A. Your card will be automatically activated the first time you use it, whether in store or online. Once it has been activated, you can use it as many times as you like until the balance has been used.
A. No, Barnes & Noble gift cards are not reloadable.
A. Any remaining balance will stay on the card until the next time you make a purchase. There are no expiration dates on a Barnes & Noble gift card, so you can be assured any remaining balance will be waiting for you next time you are ready to make a purchase.
A. There are more than 600 Barnes & Noble stores across the US, with at least one in every state, so you should be able to find a location near you. Barnes & Noble eGift cards from Kroger Family of Stores can also be used online to purchase books and accessories for NOOK devices, or by using the BN.com website.
A. Once you have added your gift card to your online account, you will check your balance in the “manage gift cards” menu in your online account. You can also: (1) Ask a cashier at any Barnes & Noble store to check the balance for you; (2)Contact the company on 1-800-295-3029, quoting your gift card number and PIN, to check your balance over the telephone.
A. You can redeem your Barnes & Noble gift card at any one of 600 stores nationwide, including College locations, simply by taking them to the point of sale with your chosen purchase. You can also redeem them online at BN.com or purchase any NOOK Book or accessory. For NOOK Books, simply click on the “manage gift cards” menu to add your card. On the BN.com website, shop as normal. When you reach checkout, you will have the option to enter your gift card number and PIN on the payment page.
A. Kroger Family of Stores sells Barnes & Noble gift cards in amounts ranging from $15 to $500, so you can select the appropriate amount for the occasion and for your budget. Prices increase in $5 amounts.
A. You can purchase a Barnes & Noble gift card in one of two ways: (1) At any one of our Kroger Family of Stores. You can use our store locator tool to find your nearest outlet. (2) Shop online and have your gift card mailed or emailed to yourself or directly to your chosen recipient. You will also earn Fuel Points which will be added to your Shopper’s Card with every gift card purchase from one of our stores.
A. If you are using your gift card online, then the gift card's balance will automatically be used first. The remainder of the balance for the purchase will be charged to the card saved on your account. If you are using your gift card in store, the cashier will request the balance and use cash, card, or check.