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Gift Card Purchasing Trends

Posted by Anthony Dobson on Aug 25, 2017

A Surprising Number of Gift Cards Aren’t Actually Purchased as Gifts

According to WalletHub, gift card sales are expected to reach $149 billion in 2017, a 54 percent increase from 2007. They’re now the most popular holiday present, and are gaining popularity for other gift-giving occasions, too. Surprisingly, though, a huge percentage of gift cards aren’t purchased to change hands at all.

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Topics: Gift Cards, Gift Card Trends, Mall Gift Cards, Shopping Center Gift Cards