How To Save Up To 89% On Amazon (Always Works!)
Every day there are hundreds of products on Amazon that are reduced enormously – but only a few know where to find these offers.
13 More Ways To Save Money On Amazon
1. “Subscribe and save” on frequent purchases.
Setting up regularly scheduled deliveries through the Amazon “Subscribe and Save” program is a great way to get discounts on everyday items you plan to order on a recurring basis. Think baby products, snacks, pet food or laundry supplies. These automatic deliveries come with free shipping, and Amazon will give you up to 15% off the entire order.
2. Get deals on baby and kids items with Amazon Family.
The Amazon Family program provides you with exceptional deals on baby items, including formula, diapers and food. You’ll get up to 20% off your baby essentials, a free baby registry welcome box and more exclusive deals, tips and coupons. For example, you get a 15% Baby Registry completion discount. To get started, simply create a child profile.
3. Sign up for a free Amazon Prime trial if you haven’t already.
Amazon Prime is well worth it if you plan to shop on the regular with Amazon. If you’re unsure, sign up for a free 30-day trial. This lets you experience the fabled free two-day shipping on tens of millions of items, free Prime Video streaming, unlimited music streaming, free access to thousands books and more.
Once you’re 30-day trial is up, you’ll pay $119 for an annual membership or $12.99 a month. Unhappy with your trial? Cancel, and consider your trial a nice freebie!
4. Check out “Today’s Deals.”
Visit “Today’s Deals” on Amazon to see “Lightning Deals,” the “Deal of the Day” and other limited-time offers. You can even monitor these limited-time offers by clicking “Watch this deal.” Talk about savings euphoria.
5. Save on products with Amazon’s popular coupons.
You can clip online coupons on useful and handy items, such as groceries, cleaning products, office supplies, cosmetics and home decor. You “clip” the coupon by clicking on the deal you want and adding the item to your cart. The discount automatically applies at checkout when you purchase the coupon-eligible item.
7. Open an Amazon Student account.
College students are in luck because they can sign up for a free Amazon Student trial lasting for six months. The program offers Amazon two-day free shipping, access to infinite photo storage and other advantages. After the free trial runs out, students get an Amazon Prime membership for just half the cost: $59 a year.
9. Check the Amazon Outlet for extensive discounts.
Similar to conventional outlet stores, Amazon Outlet also provides deep discounts on thousands of overstock items. For example, you can discover watches from Versace, Fendi and more, as well as dresses from Calvin Klein and BCBGeneration among others on discount.
10. Trade in your old stuff.
Through the Amazon Trade-in program, Amazon provides gift cards to shoppers who trade in old electronics, such as tablets, phones, streaming devices, e-readers and more. You can also send in your old video games and books. In exchange for your eligible items, Amazon will give you a gift card. According to the site, “The process is easy and convenient with an immediate offer and free shipping.”
11. Shop Amazon Warehouse deals.
If you don’t mind buying used, check out Amazon Warehouse. There, you’ll find open-box items like TVs, tablets, laptops and home goods that have been returned, used, damaged in a warehouse or refurbished. Under “Buying Options,” Amazon sorts by conditions, so you can tell if the item is in good condition or not.
13. Earn 5% cash back with the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card.
Frequent Amazon shoppers should consider this credit card. The Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card gets you 5% cash back on purchases made at Amazon.com or at Whole Foods Market, as well as 2% cash back on restaurant, gas station and drugstore purchases. On top of that, you earn 1% cash back on everything else, and it can be used anywhere that Visa is accepted.
Note that you must be a Prime member to get this card. Bonus: There are no foreign transaction fees with this card, and you’ll get a $70 Amazon.com gift card instantly upon credit card approval.