Stockpile's gift card comes in fixed denominations of
"The Gift Card for Stock can revolutionize the way people access the stock market by providing gift cards in retail locations," said
According to a
"Investing in the stock market can be an intimidating and confusing experience. We've made it accessible and easier," said
Gift Card for Stock is easy to use:
- Buy this prepaid card off the gift card rack at a participating retailer.
- Enter the claim code at stockpile.com.
- Sign up for a brokerage account and redeem for stock of your choice or a retailer gift card available at stockpile.com.
Gift Card for Stock is a gift card with a fixed value and is not a stock or other security or a recommendation to buy any specific stock or other security. Securities transactions are executed by
"As we approach the holiday season, we think Gift Cards for Stock will appeal to consumers who want to give something more meaningful. This is a great gift to teach someone about investing or dip your toe in the market for the first time," said Tate.
Stockpile's Gift Card for Stock is distributed by
Kmart Buehler's Fresh Foods(all locations in Ohio)
Eagle and Market District(all locations in Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Indiana)
- Safeway (18 locations in
Seattle, Wash.) Wegmans Food Markets(all locations in Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvaniaand Virginia)
Stockpile is revolutionizing the investment world by making the purchase of stock as easy as buying a gallon of milk. Stockpile Gift Cards—now available at major grocery stores and retailers in addition to online—can be redeemed for stock in your favorite companies. Buy them for yourself or give them to friends and family of any age with no account minimum. Founded in 2010 and headquartered in
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*These are findings from an
The data were weighted to the U.S. current population data by gender, age, region and household income based on Census data. Statistical margins of error are not applicable to online polls. All sample surveys and polls may be subject to other sources of error, including, but not limited to coverage error and measurement error. Where figures do not sum to 100, this is due to the effects of rounding.
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