With the amount of different Visa gift cards available nowadays and with all of them individually controlled by whichever company is offering them, it can sometimes be confusing to know how exactly you check the balance on said cards.
In this article, we will be looking at various gift cards and explaining how to check their balances to help you keep track of what you spend and what you have left.
How to Check a Visa Gift Card Balance Online?
You can easily check your Visa Gift Card balance online on your internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet. First, visit your gift card issuer’s official website. You will find it at the back of your gift card, right below the toll-free number. On the website, navigate to the gift card section and then to the “Check Balance” section. Some card issuers may require you to register and activate the card.
After clicking on “Check Balance”, a pop-up page or full website page will appear. You’ll see empty fields where you’re supposed to enter your card details. Enter your Card Number, card expiry date, and the 3-digit security code located at the back of your card at the designated fields.
Once you’ve confirmed that the card details you’re entered are correct, click “Check Balance”, or “Submit”. On the screen, you’ll be able to view your available balance as well as any previous transactions.
How to Check a Visa Gift Card Balance by Phone?
For Visa gift cards, there is a number found on the back of the card, simply dial that number and provide your card details to check its balance.
Vanilla Visa Gift Card Balance
To check the balance of a Vanilla gift card, you can either call the number 1-800-571-1376 which should also be displayed on the back of the card, or you can go to their website here, enter your card number, expiry date, and security code, and click sign in. Your balance will then be displayed on the following screen.
Walmart Visa Gift Card Balance
With a Walmart gift card, you can either head to your nearest store and speak to a staff member, call the number 1-888-537-5503 which is typically found on the back of your gift card or you can also check it online.
Head to the Walmart page to check your balance here and enter your gift card number, security code, and expiry date before clicking ‘Check Balance’.
GiftCardMall Gift Cards Balance
To register or check the balance on a GiftCardMall card, head to mygift.giftcardmall.com and enter your card details in the boxes provided. By default, the page will give you the option to register your card.
If you wish to check your balance and transaction history, simply click the “Check Balance/Transactions” tab and enter your details again before clicking ‘Submit’.
Target Visa Gift Card Balance
For Target gift cards, you can check the balance the same way as with Walmart cards. You can either head to your nearest Target store and speak to a cashier or you can call the number 1-800-544-2943 that should also be located on the back of your card.
Just like Walmart, you can also check your balance online by heading to the gift card balance area on the Target website located here, entering your gift card number and access number before clicking ‘Check balance’.
To view your card number and access number on the card, you’ll need to gently remove the silver strip located at the back of your Target gift card.
TD Bank Visa Gift Card Balance
To check the balance on a TD Bank gift card, you can either call their customer service number, 1-888-294-2249 or by heading to the ‘check balance’ page on their website located here, from here you just need to sign in and you will be able to see your balance there.
Giftcards.com Gift Cards Balance
Giftcards.com is a great site that lets you check the balance on certain Visa and Mastercard gift cards.
You can either call their support number at 1-877-944-3822 and check it over the phone or you can use their website.
Head to the balance page located here, enter your card number and security code before clicking ‘Check Balance’. Your balance will then appear on the screen.
Fortunately, it’s not that complicated to learn how to check a Visa gift card balance. It’s important to remember that no matter which brand of card you have and no matter which method you want to use to check your balance, you will need to provide your gift cards details such as the 16-digit number, the expiry date, and the security code.
It’s always a good idea to make a note of these numbers or to take a picture of your gift card just in case the card is lost or stolen, but it is also nice to simply have them on hand if need be.
We hope this page has helped you understand how to check the balance on a few different brands of gift cards, and we wish you happy spending!