Dec. 18, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines is making holiday shopping easier today with the launch of a new
giftcard buying option. Only available through
Southwest Airlines' Facebook Fan Page,
people may now invite others to contribute to one
giftcard for friends and family.
The group gifting option can be found on Facebook.com/Southwest under the group gifting tab. Customers can personalize the
giftcard using any of the template designs on Southwest's
giftcard can be purchased for as little as
and up to
. Each person who contributes money to the gift can add their own message and can pay separately using a credit card or a PayPal account. People can contribute to the gift card once the original purchaser has added funds to the gift card and as long as the delivery date is set sometime in the future. Once the
giftcard is delivered via e-mail and shared via social channels, the recipient can send a thank you to everyone who made a contribution.
giftcards are perfect for holidays, birthdays, weddings, and more. They can be redeemed online at
com, over the phone at 1-800 I FLY SWA, or at any Southwest Airlines ticket counter.
To get started with your group gifting option, visit
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