From credit card and cell phone companies offering a free Prime membership, to Amazon themselves giving you a free Prime extension in certain circumstances, these slick tips will keep you from forking over for a Prime membership for years to come.
If you’re a current Prime member, and your package doesn’t arrive within the 2-day guaranteed window, you need to start holding Amazon’s “feet to the fire”.
You’ll need a different email address to open a new Amazon account, but that’s not a problem for most shoppers.
The Amazon rep also informed me that if you don’t renew your Prime membership after your trial period ends, they’ll typically email you another free trial opportunity after a certain amount of time. This loophole surely won’t last very long and has the long term unintended consequences of Amazon raising the cost of their Prime membership and offering poorer customer service overall.
(Updated 5/10/18) Aside from the obvious 30-day free Prime trial, there exists some highly clever ways to get free Amazon Prime.
Even the most loyal Amazon shoppers have no idea many of these hacks exist.
The free month won’t kick in until your current Prime membership expires, which is way cool.
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Ditch other systems and use one communication platform to save time and money.
Create a user support helpdesk, answer customer queries and convert leads. Chat uses cutting edge machine learning for automatic real-time message translation between users.
This is also true if you pay the shipping upgrade for 1-day delivery (see above chat session).
In many cases, when this happens, Amazon will extend to you 1 free month of Amazon Prime as a peace offering.