Updated: 1/6/2016 In April of 2013 a change in the law resulted in many Visa and Mastercard gift cards becoming pin-enabled.
Example uses: Where to purchase: Walmart, Sears How to set the pin: The pin is automatically set as the last four digits of the card number.
Example uses: Note: Cards issued by Sunrise bank often come in a very similar looking package to cards issued by Metabank.
You can find detailed instructions for activation and changing the pin here.
Example uses: Note: These cards are issued by Incomm, but unlike Vanilla and other Incomm issued cards, they have been known to work at Walmart without issue.
For more information on Bluebird, Serve, see: The complete guide to Bluebird, REDcard, and Serve Jump to: U. Bank, Metabank, Incomm (Vanilla), Sunrise Bank, Gift Where to purchase: Most grocery stores.
How to set the pin: Sometimes the pin comes in the package.Miles To Memories and the author strongly recommend that you seek independent advice before you do anything described on the site/page.Last Updated: 1/8/2016 This is an up to date resource describing some of the best ways to liquidate or spend down pin-enabled Visa or Mastercard gift cards which can be purchased at a variety of retailers including: office supply, drug and grocery stores.Frequent Miler has a great post which fully explains Evolve Money and he has recently covered Plastiq in depth as well.Additionally, you could pay normal bills or do your local shopping with these cards.If it doesn’t, call 1-866-952-5653 to set the pin via the telephone.