Our holiday online shopping survey results revealed 68% of Cyber Monday shoppers plan to purchase gift cards as last minute gifts this year, an 8% over last year. It’s a simple solution to save time, buy stocking stuffers or solve issues for what to buy.
Beloit, Wisconsin (PRWEB) December 06, 2012
FatWallet, the preferred online shopping resource for millions of smart consumers, present their annual gift guide for holiday shoppers to purchase gift cards under face value. The Cash Back on Gift Cards Guide for the 2012 holiday season lists more than 80 top retailers offering cash back on either purchases or redemptions, including these reputable stores:
- Old Navy (3% cash back)
- Kohl’s (2% cash back)
- Cooking.com (6% cash back)
- Lowe’s (2.5% cash back)
- Sony (3% cash back)
- HP (3% cash back)
- Restaurant.com (24% cash back)
- Golfsmith (7% cash back)
- Reebok (4% cash back)
- AutoZone (4% cash back)
As a bonus, dozen of stores have increased cash back rewards for purchase and/or redemption of gift cards, e-gift cards and gift certificates as part of FatWallet’s annual Holiday Cash Back Sale which features 200 retailers offering this added savings opportunity through December 31, 2012.
“Our holiday online shopping survey results revealed 68% of Cyber Monday shoppers plan to purchase gift cards as last minute gifts this year, up 8% over last year,” said Brent Shelton, FatWallet Spokesperson. “It’s a simple solution to save time, buy stocking stuffers or solve issues for what to buy.”
Smart shoppers can also acquire gift cards as a store discount when making qualified purchases For example, REI is offering a $20 gift card on $100 purchases that include free shipping and additional 6% cash back from FatWallet. FatWallet experts caution with these kind of discounts, shoppers take the time to read any restrictions regarding their purchases and make sure to use gift cards before they expire. The FatWallet Hot Deals forum community share hundreds of deals each day with important savings like stores discounts, gift card bonuses, free shipping, timely coupon codes and any associated rebates to help other consumers save the most possible every time they shop online.
Survey Methodology: This study was commissioned by FatWallet and conducted online by Amplitude Research during the third week of November and had 600 total online survey respondents with a maximum sampling error of +/- 4.0 percentage points.
About FatWallet: As the preferred online shopping resource for millions of smart consumers and home of the best Black Friday deals, FatWallet.com works closely with 1,500+ retailers like HP, Newegg, Walmart and Amazon to publish special offers, discounts, coupon codes and Cash Back rewards to its members. The much celebrated FatWallet forums represent the pulse of an evolving online marketplace where smart consumers gather to share and learn. FatWallet is owned by Performance Marketing Brands (PMB) who owns and operates the world's most rewarding shopping programs. Through its family of distinct websites and reward programs,Ebates.com, FatWallet.com and AnyCoupons.com, PMB users can get a great deal and earn money back every time they shop. PMB shoppers are expected to spend over $1.5 billion through PMB's websites and shopping programs. To learn more, visit http://