McDonald's Arch Cards simplify and speed up the paying process at McDonald's restaurants, and they make a great gift for those who enjoy the food and drinks at McDonald's. McDonald's Arch Cards are easy to activate and reload. They do not expire, and they do not incur penalty or dormancy fees.
McDonald's Arch Cards come in values of $5, $10, $25 and $50, providing consumers with a choice of price points. Consumers can purchase the cards at participating McDonald's restaurants and retail stores such as Safeway, Kroger, SuperValu and Ahold in the United States, and they can activate or reload their cards at participating restaurants with cash, debit card or credit card payments. They can also reload their cards online, and they can link their credit cards to their Arch Cards using the auto-reload option for extra convenience. Consumers who hold on to their original activation and reload receipts are eligible for replacement cards if they lose or damage their McDonald's Arch Cards.
McDonald's Arch Cards can serve as personal or corporate gifts. The cards provide an uncomplicated method for showing appreciation to friends, family, employees, customers and clients. As of 2015, those who purchase the cards in multiples of 25 are entitled to free standard shipping. Additionally, McDonald's offers discounts for orders that come to $10,000 or more.