To register a gift card, visit the Web page or use the phone number listed on the back of the card, and enter the necessary information. The exact process differs depending on the type of gift card, according to Visa. More »

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The first step when registering a MasterCard gift card involves acquiring the card online or physically at a participating outlet, according to MasterCard. The next step is activating the card within the store of purchas... More »

After receiving a new SIM card, contact your cellular service provider to have the SIM card activated. Following activation, the SIM card may be installed into the phone and the phone can be used. More »

Recipients are able to register their Vanilla Visa gift card by going to the Vanilla Visa Web page and inputting the required information. Registering the card allows individuals to assign a ZIP code for gas station usag... More »

Activating a Visa gift card requires following the directions on the back of the card. Each card is issued by a different bank and their instructions vary, depending on the issuer, according to Visa. More »

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To activate a gift card, visit the vendor's website or call the number on the back of the card. You need the account number and the CVN number off of the card itself. You may be required to supply additional information ... More »

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There are a few different ways to check the balance of a gift card, including calling the 800 number listed on the back of the card, advises Gift Card Granny. Customers can also walk into the store to where the gift card... More »