Blackhawk Network Canada, a leading provider of prepaid and financial payments products for consumers and businesses, today announced it has eliminated monthly fees for Visa Gift Cards sold through its Gift Card Store locations throughout Canada.
Effective immediately, Gift Card Store’s Visa Gift Cards will not include monthly service fees, expiration fees or charges for lost or stolen replacement cards, offering consumers greater benefits and cost savings.
“We have witnessed a growth in prepaid card sales as Canadians are seeing the value in prepaid cards not only for gifting, but for self-use and help staying within their budgets,” said Steve Dekker, managing director and group vice president, Blackhawk Network Canada. “We have eliminated after purchase fees on Visa Gift Cards to help consumers who are looking for ways to make their money go further.”
No fee after purchase applies to new and already purchased “The Perfect Choice,” “My Treat” and “Gift Card” VISA gift cards sold across Canada. Other terms may apply, please see Visa® Gift Cards Terms and Conditions for foreign transaction fee detail and other non-fee terms and conditions, which remain in effect. “The Perfect Choice,” “My Treat” and “Gift Card” Visa® Gift Cards are issued by Citizen’s Bank pursuant to a license from Visa Inc.