How Coinstar Exchange Works

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Sell your gift cards for cash—instantly

Carrying around gift cards you won’t use? Exchange them for cash and buy the things you really want.

Visit our bright yellow kiosk to sell your gift cards in your local grocery store. We’ll make you an offer on the spot and, if you accept, you’ll get your cash right in the store.

Coinstar Exchange accepts gift cards from more than 150 stores and restaurants. You can sell more than one card at a time and the kiosks are located in grocery stores where you already shop.

Here’s how Coinstar Exchange kiosks work


Scan or swipe gift card and accept our offer

Coinstar Exchange Step 1 accept our offer icon

Verify your identity*

Coinstar Exchange Step 2 verify identity icon

Insert your gift card
($20 minimum)

Coinstar Exchange Step 3 Insert gift card with $20 minimum icon

Print and redeem your voucher

Coinstar Exchange Step 4 Print and redeem voucher for cash icon

*To prevent fraud, we need you to verify some information for us. Please bring the following items to the kiosk to perform a transaction and to redeem your voucher during your store’s customer service hours:

Mobile number | Driver’s license or valid state-issued ID | Credit/debit card | Email address