Welcome to the Fairfax City Flex Card!
At Fairfax City’s Economic Development Office, we are always looking for innovative ways to grow our businesses and build community. To that end, we are excited to introduce the Fairfax City Flex Card! As a city business, we invite you to participate in our city-wide eGift Card program.
- Drive more traffic to your business.
- Keep customer spending local.
- Cards can ONLY be used at participating businesses.
- No special technology or administration required to participate (Must accept Mastercard and be able to key in the transaction like a phone order.)
- No back-office administration! Funds are automatically paid to you, via your usual Mastercard processor.
- There is no fee to participate!
Who Buys Community Cards?
- Customers buy them online and give them as gifts, thank yous, etc. to support local businesses. They can be purchased from our website, merchant websites, and your social media pages as well.
- Local companies use them for employee rewards, customer appreciation, marketing, and other programs.
- Realtors and other professionals use them to appreciate their customers and prospects.
- Schools buy them as teacher appreciation gifts and giveaways.
How the Flex Card Works (5 Simple Steps)
- SIGN UP with your Economic Development Office by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking the Sign Up button below and and then clicking the Apply to Join button on the bottom of the page.
- RUN THE “ACTIVATION CARD” as a digital Mastercard on your POS to join.
- ADVERTISE the Flex Card by putting a link on your website to sell more.
- REDEEM GIFT CARDS as customers come in with a Flex Card on their phone (or printed).
- GET PAID as usual by your Mastercard bank. Mastercard will authorize the purchases.
The Program Launches Soon!
The Flex Card officially launches October 8, 2022! The EDO will promote the new program to an estimated 20,000 attendees at the Fall Festival in Old Town Fairfax City by handing out informational fliers and offering opportunities to win Flex Card prizes. Be amongst the first businesses to sign up and become a featured location on our Flax Card website.
Want More Information?
Sign up for one of our two Information Sessions this month.
The sessions will be held on the following dates:
September 19 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
September 29 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Sign up to learn more by clicking the button below.