Best Buy’s Trade-In Program

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Best Buy’s Trade-In Program

If you have old electronics at your house, trade them in at Best Buy for a gift card. Your devices must “power on” to be considered working. You must remove any data on your electronics before turning them in. The first Best Buy Trade-In Program is limited to 1 transaction per person, per day and is available in stores only. For an online option, keep reading…….

Read more about the Best Buy Trade-In Program here.


Right now {through February 1st}, you can GET $75 MINIMUM for these qualified, working devices*

  • iPhone 4, 4s, 5s, 5c
  • Samsung Galaxy S III or S 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note
  • Samsung Galaxy Note II or Note 3
  • Canon or Nikon DSLR camera
  • All MacBook models
  • All iPad models
  • All Surface tablets
  • Sony PlayStation 3 (Slim model)
  • Xbox 360 with 250GB hard drive or larger

You can GET $10 GUARANTEED for these working devices**

  • Digital cameras
  • Digital camcorders
  • Laptops
  • Tablets
  • Cell phones
  • Gaming hardware consoles
  • MP3 devices

Best Buy’s Online Trade-In Program  (still in place)

If you want to trade in your old electronics online, you can use the online estimator  to determine the value before you decide to trade it in at Best Buy. You will get an an estimate of the trade-in value. If the amount is acceptable to you, you will print out a pre-paid shipping label and mail the item to the Trade-In Center. A Best Buy gift card will be mailed to you about 14 days after the receipt of your item.

Here are some additional items that are accepted under Best Buy’s online Trade-In option:

Camcorders – Game Systems – GPS Receivers – Digital Cameras – Car Audio Receivers – PDA’s and Hand-Held Computers and more. HERE is the link to the trade in program. 

Looking for a new TV for the big game? Best Buy is having some good sales this week!

Here is a Best Buy link to their weekly sales events and free shipping offers:

You can shop online and then pick up your items at your closest Best Buy to avoid any shipping charges.

:: TODAY’S GOOD DEED:  donate your old electronics to a charity:

Go to to learn about donating your old electronics to benefit sick children and partner with charities such as the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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Here are other popular retail stores with Trade-In Programs.


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