Every once in a while, we all get gift cards from people or stores which we like or are regular customers of. However, sometimes the process of getting the benefits of a gift card is long and tedious, making us put an extra effort to get these benefits. We often assume the process of using a gift card is something we do not have the time for, many of us just give up on it or even just get lazy, letting the gift cards go to waste. We end up handing off the gift card to someone else or buy something we may not necessarily want.
However, one such gift card which is simple to use is the Visa gift card. Visa gift cards can be used in different stores and places to buy things that meet different interests. One of the places you can use the Visa gift card is on your PlayStation 4 (PS4). If you are someone looking to purchase something on your PS4 by using a Visa debit or credit gift card but are unsure of the process, don’t worry, we have just the right read for you to navigate your way through. Although this article is specific to using the card on PS4, most other websites have a similar procedure that you can follow.
10 EASY STEPS TO USE A GIFT CARD ON PS4
- Open the Playstation store website (Click HERE for easy access)
- Sign in to your Playstation account.
- Look for the Menu option and click on it.
- You will find an option that says “Account” choose this option to find a drop-down menu.
- The drop-down menu will have two options, choose the option that says “manage account“
- Within the “manage account” page, you will find an option that says “payment management“, choose this option to take you to the payment settings.
- Now choose the option that says “add a payment method“.
- It will not take you to a page that allows you to add new payment methods. Choose the option that says “add debit or credit card“
- You will now be required to fill in the details of your gift card. These would include, the card number, cardholder name, expiration date, CVV, etc. (You can use your own name for the option that asks you to fill in the cardholder name, use your address or the mailing address in case you are required to fill in an address.) However, ensure you fill in the correct Zipcode
- Once you have filled in the required details, save this information, by clicking on the option “save”. You will now see a message saying, “your card has been successfully added, Use this money to purchase anything you like.
Using a Visa gift card on PS4 is not difficult. Follow these steps to ensure you make full use of the gift cards available to you.
If you have a Visa gift card and are looking to purchase something on Steam, click HERE to know how to use Visa gift cards on Steam.