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e Gift Cards - Virtual Gift Cards, Make Great Last Minute Gift Ideas

Updated on February 24, 2011

e Gift Cards - Virtual Gift Cards - Last Minute Gift Solution!

What is an e Gift Card?

Virtual gift cards, e gift cards or electronic gift cards acts just like a gift card the only difference is the recipient do not receive an actual plastic gift card, instead the gift card is delivered to the recipient via email.

There are so many holidays; Valentines Day, Christmas, etc and celebrations, birthdays, Anniversaries.. that we buy gifts for families, loved ones, friends, etc. and with the amount of technology, styles and fashions out there it sometimes can be challenging or confusing for someone to find that perfect gift when gift shopping for someone else.

Lately a lot of people are buying gift cards to give the recipient the buying choice and getting whatsoever gift they like, instead of you having the task of trying to figure out what gift to get.

Virtual Gift Card
Virtual Gift Card

Now with e gift card you know for certain the recipient will get the right gift; color, size, style and fashion. I know these days its hard to keep up with the amount products coming out everyday; gadgets, style and fashion etc..

Gift cards offers recipient buying choices and when in doubt of what gift to buy or whenever you're in a hurry and need a last minute gift or don't have time to run to a brick and mortar stores, e gift card or virtual gift card is the way to go!

How Do it Work?

It is the same ordering process as the plastic gift cards online, except it delivers to the recipient a virtual gift account. They do not receive a plastic gift card in the mail, but in there email inbox.

I've search the web and came across who offer consumers Virtual gift cards (the same for e gift card) and this is their process.

Virtual Gift Card
Virtual Gift Card

The Recipient will receive an email notification with a link to activate their VirtualGift which is delivered via e-mail. Once the gift card is activated, the VirtualGift can be used to make purchases online or over the phone with anyone that accepts Visa debit cards.

If the person you're gift shopping for loves to shop online, over the phone, or through mail order, then this is the perfect gift for him or gift for her.

The Benefits of sending a Virtual Gift Card

  • The recipient cannot loss their e gift card.
  • Consumers do not have to drive to the bricks and mortar store to purchase a gift card.
  • The recipient will receive their gift within a 24 hour period
  • You do not pay any shipping Fee for Virtual gift cards (e gift cards)
  • This is a quick, easy and perfect last minute gift idea.

VirtualGifts can be purchased at for any dollar amount between $20 and $200 and there's a processing fee associated with each Virtual Gift Card.

So whenever in doubt and not sure what to get for a gift or need a last minute gift idea, e gift cards are always the right solution and depending on the time frame you need it, it makes lovely last minute gifts, e gift cards (virtual gift cards) is the way to go!

Take a look at the video below for a demonstration on Virtual Gift Cards.

Virtual Gift Card Demonstration

To order an Virtual gift card (e gift cards), click here to go to


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    • Sharon Douglas profile image

      Sharon Douglas 6 years ago from GA, United States

      Hello Amoor

      Glad my post is helpful to you and I were able to clear things out on Visa gift cards from

      Thanks for posting this article to your friends and for your comment.

      I appreciate it!


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      iPod Battery Replacement 6 years ago

      That's really helpful post. I have headed over several days ago for the purpose of requesting a VGC. Now you article helps me to clear things out. I will send the post to my friends who need giftcards..Thanks, Amoor