Trade in your electronics, get a Costco Cash card
them, and ship the items to Gazelle
4. Once your items are evaluated, receive a Costco Cash card
within 10 days.
“This program currently enables
you to trade in and recycle electronic
gadgets in 20 categories, and we
continue to add more each month,”
says Lani Lok, a Costco manager of
For items the program does not
yet accept (such as fax machines,
printers and TVs), you can use the
site’s Recycler Network Directory to find a
local recycler near your home. Contact
information is provided.
For security, “Gazelle will remove personal data from the old gadgets prior to issuing the Costco Cash card,” says Lani. All
items are wiped of personal data and reset to
factory settings, according to Gazelle. As an
added measure of security, for items with
hard drives, the company uses Department of
Defense–approved software and performs all
tasks in a controlled, secure environment.
The Trade-In & Recycle Program is available to all Costco members.—T. Foster Jones
than it does through its normal service.
Free shipping is offered on all transactions
with a value of at least $1. (Gazelle will even
send you a box for most items!)
To participate, follow these
1. Click on the box on
Costco.com’s home page or
type “recycle” into the search
window to visit the trade-in
2. From the menu, find the
value of the items you would like to trade in.
3. Gazelle provides mailing labels. Print
POWERED BY GAZELLE, the industry
leader in electronics trade-ins, Costco’s new
Trade-In & Recycle Program lets you responsibly trade-in electronic gadgets for Costco
Cash cards good for anything in Costco
warehouses or at Costco.com. Electronics
include laptops, cellphones, LCD monitors, digital cameras, camcorders, MP3
players, gaming systems,
video games, GPS devices
and more. And Costco
members receive a greater
return: Gazelle will pay Costco members
about 2.5% more for their old electronics
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