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Erin Huffstetler

Old Cell Phone = Free Amazon Gift Card

By October 15, 2008

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Have an old cell phone or a pile of old cell phones just lying around? Then, trade them to Flip-Swap for an Amazon gift card. The process couldn't be easier.

You simply visit the site to find out what your phone is worth. Send it to them at the company's expense, and wait for your Amazon gift card to show up in your e-mail box. E-A-S-Y!

Could be just the thing to jump-start your Christmas shopping or to replenish an economy-ravaged bank account.

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October 17, 2008 at 9:22 am
(1) Deborah says:

Wow! I never knew that. I’ll definately try it lol I was wandering what to do with that old prepaid phone that’s been lying in my closet for months.

Thanks for the notice!

October 20, 2008 at 6:07 pm
(2) ~Dawn says:

you rock!! – I didn’t know about this, sent in two phones for 38 amazon dollars- getting a couple of x-mas presents now

October 22, 2008 at 11:54 am
(3) L Marie says:

When I valued mine it said “Plant a Tree.” I have a pretty old phone, so I take that to mean it’s not worth anything and to go plant a tree instead of trying to recycle it. I’ll probably keep my phone until it dies or it becomes incompatible with the technology.

November 16, 2008 at 10:51 am
(4) Beth says:

Yes, getting an Amazon gift card would be nice, but so many organizations collect old cell phones. I know the kid’s school collects them as a fundraiser for the PTA. Sometimes it’s better to support an organization that yourself.

July 14, 2009 at 10:23 am
(5) todd geist says:

Hmmm, Well My oldest phone was only for a tree so thats good. But I checked out a phone I have (Treo 755P) and I was only going to get $30.00???? I can sell it on craigslist for $50.00??

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