Gift Card Monkey

About Gift Card Monkey

Gift Card trading business is a very exciting business in a very rapidly growing market. It does not target a particular demographic; it targets everyone at any age. Your customers are kids, teenagers, adults, men, women and even the elderly. Gift cards are the most popular form of gift giving today. In fact, according to the National Retail Federation, seventy-seven percent of holiday shoppers in 2010 purchased at least one gift card to give as a present to their loved ones. However according to consumer experts, receiving a card to a store you have no interest in is actually the number one complaint about gift cards.
Gift Card Monkey
provides an opportunity for people of all ages who have received gift cards that they don't need, or people that have gift cards with partially used balances to exchange their gift cards for cash or other gift cards of their choice.

Did you know?

The total volume of gift cards purchased in 2008 was close to $91 billion.
It is estimated that the percentage of unused gift cards is currently 10% of all gift cards purchased and this percentage is growing every year.

If you're ready to become your own boss at a very low start-up cost and run your own business in one of the most unique, exciting and fastest growing fields in the industry, then gift card monkey is the answer for you. For just a small investment, you can become a part of an extremely unique franchise program that offers you the guidance, training, marketing, brand and technology you need to achieve and surpass your business and personal goals.

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Franchise Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
21st Century Auto Alliance $4,500 $20,000
360 Painting $60,000 6% 2% $99,125-$139,500
Above Grade Level $30,000 $36,000-$69,000
ALCO-BUDDY N/A 0 0 $1,999-And Up
ASP-America's Swimming Pool Company $35,000-$58,000 8 - 4% 1% $101,089-$138,344
Auto Appraisal Network $12,000-$20,000 $110/appraisal $16,700-$44,275
BallStars N/A $7,995-$27,995
BeautiControl N/A $1-$25,000
City Saver $25,000 6% $34,966-$48,121
ColorChef N/A $121,250-$162,500
cPRIME USA N/A $49-$25,000
CRAL System $27,500 9.5% -10% 3% local +2% Nat'l $110,551-$161,743
Creative Memories N/A $60-And Up
Cybertary $37,500-$60,000 5%/ Min.$400+$100 Technology Fee/month 1%/ Min.$20/Mo. $40,000-$78,000
Deck Renewal Systems USA $29,000 5% $29,000-$50,000
Dental Fix RX $25,000 Corporate support fee $60,100-$158,000
DIGICOM $30,000 $71,670-$151,770
DJ's Couture N/A 0 0 $25,000
Driving Miss Daisy $20,000 $21,000-And Up
Drug Test Consultant, The N/A $12,995
End Result, The N/A $48,000-$72,000
Enviropaving $70,000 $100,000-And Up
Enzacta International N/A $250-$1,050
Express Medical Transporters $45,000 4%-4.5%-5% up to 2% $175,000-$242,000
Floor Hero $15,000-$20,000 4% $24,930-$46,680
Games2U Canada $20,000-$35,000 $1000/Mo. or 6% $55,750-And Up
Gamin' Ride N/A $140,000
Great Northern Insulation $40,000 $40,000-And Up
Groutsmith $19,900-$28,900 Fixed $27,300-$34,400
Growing Roots $15,000 4% 1% $25,100-$45,100
HART Health $20,000 5% 2% $35,170-$64,180
Healthy Times Newspaper $15,000 $500/ month $18,000-$29,000
Hygienitech N/A $4,950
iPreserve $20,000 6% $45,000
IronDrive $20,000 6% 2% $39,000
KC Home Inventory N/A $195-$425
Langenwalter Carpet Dyeing $18,000 $110/month 0 $30,000-And Up
Little Black Book for every busy woman, The $12,000-$22,000 Varies $21,400-$46,300
Maintenance Made Simple $20,000 6% 2% $35,300-$64,800
Max International N/A $1-$25,000
MonitorClosely.com $20,000 8% 2% $45,000-$60,000
Mr. Parging $35,000 $35,000-And Up
My Destination N/A 500/month $20,000-$50,000
My Very Own Adventure! N/A $2.00/DVD $7,495-$19,995
Natural Floral Wholesale Distributors $6,500-$22,500 $6,500-$65,000
Newcomers Welcome Service $25,000 $3-5/visit $39,500-$50,000
Nucerity International - Skincerity N/A $1-$25,000
OccasionOgraphy N/A $495
Paramount Home Beauty $14,800 5% $44,100
Perfect Post $25,000 $80,000-$130,000
PHWS International $60,000 7% $97,750-$146,825
Plan Ahead Events $34,500 $300+/mo.. $45,855-$71,245
Red Wheel Fundraising $20,000 8% $38,000-$86,000
Rocky Mountain School of Furniture Repair N/A $1-$25,000
Schoolofmusic.com N/A $350
Senzu N/A 0 0 $75
ServiStar $44,500-$194,500 Varies $88,500-$790,000
Sir Grout $39,500 6% $250/mo.- $500/mo. $78,795-$131,530
Swim Squad, The $7,500 6% $16,200-$33,500
TheLightPros.com $20,000 $30,000-$41,000
Tidbits Media N/A $76 per week $8,500-$25,000
U-Turn Vending N/A $15,000-And Up
Urban Enterprises $9,000 $400/mo. $9,000
VIP Bin Cleaning $20,000 $75,000-And Up
We Do Lines $30,000 $50,000-$75,000
Woody's Wood Shops $22,000 6% 2% $85,000-$185,000
Xtreme Polish Systems N/A $25,000-$50,000
YYZ Travel Group N/A $1-$25,000
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Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
21st Century Auto Alliance
$4,500 $20,000
360 Painting
$60,000 6% 2% $99,125-$139,500
Above Grade Level
$30,000 $36,000-$69,000
ALCO-BUDDY
N/A 0 0 $1,999-And Up
ASP-America's Swimming Pool Company
$35,000-$58,000 8 - 4% 1% $101,089-$138,344
Auto Appraisal Network
$12,000-$20,000 $110/appraisal $16,700-$44,275
BallStars
N/A $7,995-$27,995
BeautiControl
N/A $1-$25,000
City Saver
$25,000 6% $34,966-$48,121
ColorChef
N/A $121,250-$162,500
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
cPRIME USA
N/A $49-$25,000
CRAL System
$27,500 9.5% -10% 3% local +2% Nat'l $110,551-$161,743
Creative Memories
N/A $60-And Up
Cybertary
$37,500-$60,000 5%/ Min.$400+$100 Technology Fee/month 1%/ Min.$20/Mo. $40,000-$78,000
Deck Renewal Systems USA
$29,000 5% $29,000-$50,000
Dental Fix RX
$25,000 Corporate support fee $60,100-$158,000
DIGICOM
$30,000 $71,670-$151,770
DJ's Couture
N/A 0 0 $25,000
Driving Miss Daisy
$20,000 $21,000-And Up
Drug Test Consultant, The
N/A $12,995
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
End Result, The
N/A $48,000-$72,000
Enviropaving
$70,000 $100,000-And Up
Enzacta International
N/A $250-$1,050
Express Medical Transporters
$45,000 4%-4.5%-5% up to 2% $175,000-$242,000
Floor Hero
$15,000-$20,000 4% $24,930-$46,680
Games2U Canada
$20,000-$35,000 $1000/Mo. or 6% $55,750-And Up
Gamin' Ride
N/A $140,000
Great Northern Insulation
$40,000 $40,000-And Up
Groutsmith
$19,900-$28,900 Fixed $27,300-$34,400
Growing Roots
$15,000 4% 1% $25,100-$45,100
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
HART Health
$20,000 5% 2% $35,170-$64,180
Healthy Times Newspaper
$15,000 $500/ month $18,000-$29,000
Hygienitech
N/A $4,950
iPreserve
$20,000 6% $45,000
IronDrive
$20,000 6% 2% $39,000
KC Home Inventory
N/A $195-$425
Langenwalter Carpet Dyeing
$18,000 $110/month 0 $30,000-And Up
Little Black Book for every busy woman, The
$12,000-$22,000 Varies $21,400-$46,300
Maintenance Made Simple
$20,000 6% 2% $35,300-$64,800
Max International
N/A $1-$25,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
MonitorClosely.com
$20,000 8% 2% $45,000-$60,000
Mr. Parging
$35,000 $35,000-And Up
My Destination
N/A 500/month $20,000-$50,000
My Very Own Adventure!
N/A $2.00/DVD $7,495-$19,995
Natural Floral Wholesale Distributors
$6,500-$22,500 $6,500-$65,000
Newcomers Welcome Service
$25,000 $3-5/visit $39,500-$50,000
Nucerity International - Skincerity
N/A $1-$25,000
OccasionOgraphy
N/A $495
Paramount Home Beauty
$14,800 5% $44,100
Perfect Post
$25,000 $80,000-$130,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
PHWS International
$60,000 7% $97,750-$146,825
Plan Ahead Events
$34,500 $300+/mo.. $45,855-$71,245
Red Wheel Fundraising
$20,000 8% $38,000-$86,000
Rocky Mountain School of Furniture Repair
N/A $1-$25,000
Schoolofmusic.com
N/A $350
Senzu
N/A 0 0 $75
ServiStar
$44,500-$194,500 Varies $88,500-$790,000
Sir Grout
$39,500 6% $250/mo.- $500/mo. $78,795-$131,530
Swim Squad, The
$7,500 6% $16,200-$33,500
TheLightPros.com
$20,000 $30,000-$41,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Tidbits Media
N/A $76 per week $8,500-$25,000
U-Turn Vending
N/A $15,000-And Up
Urban Enterprises
$9,000 $400/mo. $9,000
VIP Bin Cleaning
$20,000 $75,000-And Up
We Do Lines
$30,000 $50,000-$75,000
Woody's Wood Shops
$22,000 6% 2% $85,000-$185,000
Xtreme Polish Systems
N/A $25,000-$50,000
YYZ Travel Group
N/A $1-$25,000