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Want Target gift cards? You need to check out the Target trade-in program. You can trade things like old phones, tablets, or gaming consoles for Target gift cards.

If you’ve got an old, expired, or damaged car seat, you can trade it in and land a 20% off Target coupon, valid on select baby gear.

Bookmark the KCL Target deals page so you don’t miss any deals on electronics, gift cards, and more.

The Target trade-in program is available in stores and online.

A woman standing at the counter in the electronics department at Target talking to an employee and holding a Call of Duty game.

Take advantage of the Target tech trade-in option and trade in your used electronic items in stores or online. Visit TradeIn.Target.com or head to the electronics department at select Target locations to get started with your trade-in. To find out if your store participates in the Target Trade-in program, ask your customer service desk or electronic department.

If trading online, select your item from a list and answer a few questions about it, and Target will estimate the amount of your gift card. The amount can vary from day to day. If you accept the trade-in quote, you’ll receive an email that includes a printable prepaid USPS shipping label and instructions for the shipment.

If trading in the store, double-check with customer service as to where to go. At my store, the Target trade-in area is located in the electronics department. From there, the employee will evaluate your item and give you your estimate.

Assurant handles all of Target’s trade-ins. Once your device is received and processed at Assurant’s facility, a Target eGift card will be delivered within seven business days to the email address entered when the quote was created.

Use the Target trade-in program to trade in your Apple devices & other electronics.

Two people's hands, one holding up an iPhone and charger, and the other holding up a Target gift card to trade.

Use the Target tech trade-in for your old electronics. Target trade-in accepts mobile phones, tablets, wearables, MP3 players, video games and consoles, and smart speakers. This also includes Apple devices such as iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches.

Other retailers often offer more for trading in tech.

A person's hand holding up a Nintendo Switch next to an Amazon box with three Switch games below it.

Be sure to compare values for your trade-in. Between Target, Amazon, and Best Buy, there isn’t a retailer that stands out over the rest. Keep an eye out for trade-in promotions from Amazon. They tend to give an extra 25% off on future Amazon brand items when you trade in an old device.

ProductTargetAmazonBest Buy
Nintendo Switch 32 GB$180$120$70
Xbox One S White$120$120$40
Apple AirPod Max$60$150$40
Galaxy Watch3$70$60$35
iPad 7th Generation WiFi Only$100$100$140


There are plenty of other places besides Target to trade in your old electronics.

The customer service and Geek Squad counter inside a Best Buy store.

Skip the Target trade-in and check out what other retailers and websites are offering for your used electronics. Here’s a list of the places you should check out:

Take advantage of the Target car seat trade-in for 20% off a future baby gear purchase.

A sign inside Target advertising 20% off select baby gear when you recycle a car seat.

The Target car seat trade-in program is awesome and easy! If you’ve got an old, expired, or damaged car seat, donate it and land a 20% off Target coupon good on select baby gear. All you have to do is go to Guest Services, where they’ll have drop-off boxes. There will be a barcode to scan in your Target app to add the coupon to your Circle account. The 20% off coupon you receive doesn’t have to be used on another car seat either. You can use it on one of the following items:

  • New car seat
  • Car seat base
  • Stroller
  • High chair
  • Rocker
  • Travel system
  • Baby swing
  • Bouncer
  • Playard
Target Trade-In Program Gives You Gift Cards for Used Items