Frequently Asked Questions

What types of payments do you accept?

Payment Methods

Highlights.com accepts payment by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, PayPal and Amazon Pay. We do not accept American Express for Canadian orders, cash on delivery or purchase orders. Currently, we do not sell or accept gift certificates.

Credit Cards

Your credit card won’t be charged until your order is shipped. You can shop with confidence knowing that transactions are protected by the highest level of security via SSL encryption.

We’ll authorize your credit card when you place your order and, as part of this authorization process, your bank may place a hold on your account for the purchase amount. The hold will be removed after a period of days determined by your bank. Check with your bank for details.

The credit card used for payment must be registered to the same billing address on the order, however the delivery address can be different.


We accept payment by PayPal. If you choose this payment method, you’ll be taken to the PayPal site to complete your purchase.

Amazon Pay

We accept payment by Amazon Pay. Select Amazon Pay as your method of payment at checkout. Once selected, your address and payment information will be securely populated from your Amazon account. Just tap "Continue." Next, review your full order including shipping, delivery, total cost of purchase, and payment method and finish checking out.

Sales Tax

Sales tax is calculated where required by law based on the delivery address and includes any applicable state and local taxes.