Toys R Us gift card holders can exchange them for a reduced Bed Bath & Beyond or buybuy BABY eGift cards. But shoppers needs to act fast.
Time To Act Now on Toys R Us Gift Cards
If you've been hanging onto any remaining Toys R Us gift cards, you may want to act soon. The going out of business retail chain is planning on only honoring gift cards through April 13th, according to USA Today.
"Use those gift cards ASAP," the Better Business Bureau said on its website in advice for customers of bankrupt companies. "Businesses that have entered into the liquidation process will not be around for very long and BBB advises consumers who are holding gift cards spend them as soon as possible or risk getting stuck with a worthless piece of plastic."
However, if you don't anticipate being able to use any remaining cards, retailer Bed, Bath and Beyond is coming to the rescue, teaming up with CardCash to buy any unwanted cards.
- Thursday April 5, 2018 at 11:59pm EST is the last day they’ll buy your unwanted Toys R Us gift cards.
- The minimum value has to be $20.00, although partially used or uneven balances will be accepted.
- They’re only offering a payout rate of 64.2%.
A payout rate like the above would normally be terrible. But given the forthcoming demise of the toy giant, this may be a good time to cut your losses.
Here's a little nostalgia for 'ol time's sake: