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Gift Card Ratings

Gift Cards To Avoid

Did you know? When a company goes out of business it's gift cards will become worthless.

Below is a list of gift cards ScripSmart considers to be a risky purchase due to the financial condition of the card issuer. We recommend buying gift cards with a high gift card rating to ensure it's a great gift. If you own one of these gift cards, redeem it as soon as possible.


Gift Card ScripSmart Rating Why It's On The List

Coldwater Creek eGift Card

Coldwater Creek eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 7: Going out of business

Coldwater Creek Gift Card

Coldwater Creek Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 7: Going out of business

Deb Shops eGift Card

Deb Shops eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 11: Reorganization

Quiznos Gift Card

Quiznos Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 11: Reorganization

Deb Shops Gift Card

Deb Shops Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 11: Reorganization

Rite Aid Gift Card

Rite Aid Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Barneys New York Gift Card

Barneys New York Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Sbarro Gift Card

Sbarro Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 11: Reorganization

Zales eGift Card

Zales eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Acapulco Gift Card

Acapulco Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Chevy's Gift Card

Chevy's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

El Torito Gift Card

El Torito Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Waldbaum's Gift Card

Waldbaum's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Dippin Dots eGift Card

Dippin Dots eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Charlie Brown's Steakhouse Gift Card

Charlie Brown's Steakhouse Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Friendly's Gift Card

Friendly's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

A&P Gift Card

A&P Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

American Apparel Gift Card

American Apparel Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Pathmark Gift Card

Pathmark Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Loehmann's Gift Card

Loehmann's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Filed Chapter 7: Going out of business

Great Indoors Gift Card

Great Indoors Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

FYE Gift Card

FYE Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Cost Plus World Market Gift Card

Cost Plus World Market Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Perkin's Gift Card

Perkin's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Marie Callender's Gift Card

Marie Callender's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Zales Gift Card

Zales Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Harry & David Gift Card

Harry & David Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Recently Exited Bankruptcy

Bon-Ton Gift Card

Bon-Ton Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Boston Store Gift Card

Boston Store Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Carson Pirie Scott Gift Card

Carson Pirie Scott Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Elder-Beerman Gift Card

Elder-Beerman Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Herberger's Gift Card

Herberger's Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Kmart eGift Card

Kmart eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Kmart Gift Card

Kmart Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Lands' End eGift Card

Lands' End eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Lands' End Gift Card

Lands' End Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Sears eGift Card

Sears eGift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Sears Gift Card

Sears Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Younkers Gift Card

Younkers Gift Card

100x100_red_badge_word Financially Unstable

Radio Shack Gift Card

Radio Shack Gift Card

100x100_yellow_badge_word Financially Unstable
You should know. The gift cards on this page are deemed "gift cars to avoid" solely the opinion of ScripSmart and is not advisement to avoid shopping with these merchants. Keep in mind, purchasing a gift card is essentially providing the company an unsecured loan. If you believe a gift card should be added or removed from this list, send us a note and share your thoughts.

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