The retail giant, Amazon, is known for the fantastic benefits that come with a Prime membership, but did you know that you can get a whole slew of freebies at Amazon without the $99 price tag. Read through the list and you might find a surprise or two. Plus, check out the end for some hidden benefits of Amazon Prime you might not have known about.
1) Free New Music!
- Check out Amazon’s lists of artists on the rise to score some free MP3s and enjoy the newest music! The list is refreshed every month.
2) Free Albums!
- Another way to score free music is to sort the digital music department from low to high to see all the free albums. Check back often! They usually have pages of freebies.
3) Free Apps!
- Score Amazon apps for free! Use the filters on the side menu to narrow the search to specific apps like games or education or just look up new release apps.
4) Free MP3 Credits!
- Select apps will score you a free $1 MP3 credit. A lot of the apps are free to download, and there are hundreds of MP3s available for $1 or less that you can get free with that credit.
5) Free TV Episodes!
- Watch free TV episodes, special content, and movie extras. Follow Amazon Instant Video on Twitter for updates on new freebies.
6) Free Amazon Prime Student Membership
- Students with a valid .edu address get a free 6-month Amazon Prime Student membership with the included free shipping benefits. Even after the six months, the account fee is 50% off.
7) Free Kindle Books!
- Look through the Kindle store and sort by low to high to check out all the newest free Kindle books. This list changes frequently so check back often.
8) Free Stuff!
- Each month Amazon sends out free stuff from its partners to the top reviewers on the site. Top reviewers are those who have high quality reviews that are marked as helpful by other customers. Keep note of Amazon’s review guidelines. If they like your reviews, they might invite you to join Amazon Vine. These members get freebies each month to test and review.
For the $99 yearly price tag, Amazon Prime gives you way more than just free 2-day shipping.
You’ll also get the following:
- Shared membership with up to 4 people
- Unlimited Movies and TV Shows with Prime Instant Video
- Unlimited Ad-free Access to 1 Million+ songs!
- Unlimited Photo Storage
- 30 Minute Early Access to those hot Lightning Deals
- Access to over 500,000 Free Ebooks with the Kindle Lending Library