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how to get free Amazon gift cards

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It’s easier than you think!

I am known for getting free gift cards, especially for Amazon. I have earned $1,000’s using these methods and has become one of my favorite side hustle options. It’s as simple as using free apps, and websites. And it’s really easy! Take notes and find how to get free Amazon gift cards!



Capterra is the easiest way I get free gift cards. If you’re not familiar with Capterra, it is a website where you can submit reviews of various software and they will give you gift cards if your review is accepted. Once your review is accepted, usually within 2 weeks, they will email you a link to get your reward.

I have received over $200 in rewards in less than 6 months! Rewards include:

Pay for each review is usually $5.

The reviews are short. I can do 10 in less than an hour. That has earned me at least $50 an hour!

You choose which software to review. I have reviewed Paypal, Microsoft Word, Canva, and more! If you have used the software program, Squirrly SEO, use this link to get $15 for your review.

Head on over to Capterra, and be sure to spell check with Grammarly so your review has a higher chance of being accepted.



Fetch Rewards is my most lucrative hack on how to get free Amazon gift cards. Fetch Rewards is an app where you can scan receipts (for any store or restaurant) and earn points that convert to free gift cards!

It’s free to use. And when you sign up using my link, you will get 2,000 points when you scan your first receipt. That is equivalent to $2. For scanning a single receipt! You can cash out for $3, starting at 3,000 points.

Fetch Rewards has an abundance of gift card options. I have gotten them for:

So far, I have earned $300 in free gift cards in the past 3 months!

When you cash out your points, your gift cards are available immediately. Note: you can redeem 1 reward every 6 hours.

Fetch will also give you points for referrals. You will get at least 2,000 points per referral. Plus, they often have promotions where you can earn as much as $5 per referral!

Be sure to sign up with Fetch Rewards. And don’t forget to scan those receipts! You’ll be so happy you did!



Shopkick is old faithful. Shopkick is the first of these option for how to get free Amazon gift cards that I signed up for. This app allows you to get them by:

  • Walking into affiliated stores
  • Scanning receipts
  • Scanning specific products in a store
  • Linking a credit card to the app
  • Referring friends

When you do these things, you earn points (kicks) that can be redeemed for free gift cards. Gift cards include:

When you sign up using my link, you will get 250 kicks. Plus, every friend you refer will get you another 250 points. You can cash out starting at 1,250 points. So far, I have earned about $140 in free gift cards.

When you’re ready to cash out points, you can get your reward instantly. There have been plenty of times I earned enough points for a gift card and used it immediately in that store.

You can keep kids busy in the store by having them find items in aisles, and scanning them so you get points. My daughter loves this scavenger hunt activity. Plus, it gets me freebies!

You have to try it. Be sure to download the Shopkick app today!



Swagbucks is another secret to how to get free Amazon gift cards that comes in handy in a clutch. They have the most gift card options than any of these options. This app/website allows you to earn free gift cards for:

  • Shopping online
  • Buying specified products in-store
  • Using their web search bar
  • Answering surveys
  • Watching commercials
  • Playing online games
  • Downloading apps
  • Playing the Swagbucks Live game
  • Referring friends

I have been a member of Swagbucks for several years now. And my favorite part of this option is that they often have sales on gift cards. So, you can usually find gift cards that you can spend less points than you usually would.

They include:

If you refer friends, you will get 10% of the points they earn, forever! So, it’s worth it to sign up.




MyPoints was the free gift card app I’ve ever used. They also have a website. On their platform, there are many ways to earn points that can be traded for your choice of over 80 gift cards including:

  • Playing games
  • Watching videos
  • Answering surveys
  • Scanning receipts
  • Shopping online
  • And more

When you sign up, you can get up to 1750 bonus points if you use their platform to shop online. They are an awesome resource. Be sure to check out MyPoints.



Now that you’re armed with the information on how to get free Amazon gift cards (plus, lots more.) Go for it! To learn how to get cash back for your shopping, check out this Rakuten post. You can even learn more of my money-making tips here. And be sure to watch my YouTube videos where I go more in-depth into these options.