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Waterstones CARD Frequently Asked Questions
If you have a question about setting up or using your Waterstones Card, you can find the answer(s) below.
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Signing up to the Waterstones Card online
How do I register for a Waterstones Card?
When will I receive my Waterstones Card?
What should I do if my Waterstones Card doesn't arrive within 28 days?
Do I need to buy something before joining the Waterstones Card scheme?
Lost, stolen and damaged Cards
I've lost my Card/my Card has been stolen/it's too damaged to use. What do I do?
Can I keep my points if I lose my Waterstones Card?
Using the Waterstones Card online
I have already got a Card. How do link it to my online account?
Can I use the points I have collected online in Waterstones shops? And vice-versa?
How do I use my points online?
Can I start earning points immediately?
Can I start to spend points before I have my Card?
How do I check my Waterstones Card balance online?
I live outside of the UK - can I register for a Waterstones Card?
Using the Waterstones Card in our shops
Can I use my Waterstones Card in Waterstones shops as well as at Waterstones.com?
How do I receive my Waterstones Card when I sign up in a shop?
How do I check my Waterstones Card balance in Waterstones shops?
Can I earn points when I order a book from one of your branches?
If I forget to bring my Waterstones Card when I make a purchase in a Waterstones shop, can I claim the points at a later date?
General Card and points queries
How many points will I earn?
If I use my points to buy books, when will they be removed from my Card balance?
How long will it take for the points I earn to show on my balance?
Are there any products that I can't earn points on?
Can I exchange points for cash?
Will I lose my points if I return the book?
Will my Card expire if I do not use it?
I live abroad but would like to sign up--can I?
Can anyone else use my Waterstones Card?
I am purchasing items for a business (school, college, business, etc.), can I register for a Card and earn points on these orders?
What are the terms and conditions of The Waterstones Card Scheme?
Can I use The Waterstones Card and the Waterstones Stamp and Save Card together?