Order And Set Up Your Square Gift Cards

With the Square app, it’s easy to create and sell custom gift cards for your business. To use your gift cards, make sure you’re using the most recent version of the Square app on a compatible device.

To get started: 

  1. Order your physical cards from our partner, eCard Systems.
  2. Create gift card items online or or from the Square Point of Sale app.
  3. Start selling your gift cards!

Order Your Gift Cards

To sell your gift cards to customers, you’ll need to start by ordering the physical cards from eCard Systems. To do so:

  1. Sign in to your online Square Dashboard and navigate to the Gift Cards page.
  2. Select Set Up Gift Cards
  3. Click Order Physical Gift Cards. You’ll be directed to eCard Systems’ website for Square merchants.
  4. Select Starter Pack, Quick Card, or Custom Card > Continue.
  5. Add your information and then submit your order.

If you have questions about your order, please contact eCard Systems for help.

Gift Card Pricing

Card Options Card Quantity Price
Starter Pack Batches of 20 $2 per card
Quick Card 125
$1.30 per card
$1.20 per card
$1.10 per card
Custom Design 125
$1.75 per card
$1.50 per card
$1.30 per card
$1.20 per card
$1.10 per card
$1.00 per card
$0.95 per card
$0.90 per card

*Quick Cards are preprinted card designs that can include your business name. 
**Design your own custom gift cards to represent your unique brand.

Seller Community Tip: “One thing to note is that when a card is emptied the customer leaves it as it has no value and now it can be loaded again, so it's not just reloading for the same customer but it's reloading all cards that you have” -VanKalkerFarms

Create Your Gift Card Items

Before you can issue your gift cards, you’ll need to create Gift Card items. Gift Card items can be created with fixed amounts or left blank so you can enter an amount at the time of sale.

Create Gift Card Items Online

  1. From your online Square Dashboard, visit the Gift Cards page and click Create Gift Card.
  2. Enter the gift card details and click Save.

Create Gift Card Items with the Square App

  1. Tap the three horizontal lines navigation bar > tap Items
  2. Tap Gift Cards > Create Gift Card.
  3. Enter the gift card details and tap Save.

Once you’re done setting them up, learn how to use your Square Gift Cards.

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