PNC Prepaid Gift Card Review

The PNC Bank Visa Prepaid Gift Card is a prepaid credit card that can be used wherever Visa debit cards are accepted. The prepaid gift card can be loaded in dollar amounts ranging from $25 to $500. Since it is not a credit card, the user can only spend up to the amount on the card. To avoid declined transactions it is a good idea to check the balance before making a purchase. To check the balance of your gift card call 1-866 730 8399, or click here.

Advantages of PNC Gift Cards

Flexibility- The purchaser can choose the dollar amount to be loaded onto the card, and the recipient chooses what they want.

Convenience – The gift card can be used to make purchases at retail stores, restaurants, over the phone, online; anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted for purchases.

Security- With the same security features as a PNC debit card, the gift card comes with zero liability if lost or stolen.

No Hidden Fee’s- There are no monthly fees for the PNC prepaid gift card. However, the full balance of the gift card must be used within 12 months of purchase.


Who can buy a PNC Bank Visa Gift Card?
Unfortunately, only PNC customers can purchase PNC Bank Visa Gift Cards. However, anyone can use a PNC Bank Visa Gift Card.

How do I activate my PNC Bank Visa Gift Card?
Cards received by mail through online purchases must be activated before they can be used. You can activate your gift card by calling 866-730-8399 toll free, 24/7. You will need to have your 16-digit gift card account number handy, along with the 3 digit code from the signature panel on the back of the card. Cards purchased in a PNC Bank branch do not need to be activated.

Can I make a purchase for more than the amount remaining on the PNC Bank Visa Gift Card?
Some merchants will permit you to use the card for part of the purchase price and pay the remainder with cash, a check or another card. It’s a good idea to ask the merchant before attempting to make the purchase.

What should I do if my PNC Bank Visa Gift Card is lost or stolen?
Call Customer Service toll free at 866-730-8399 to cancel the gift card as soon as you can, 24 hours a day, seven days a week

For more FAQ’s or other information, visit the PNC website by clicking here.

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