8 Incredible Features of Amazon Prime
Amazon Prime is a a great deal if you buy a lot from Amazon throughout the year. Besides Free 2 Day shipping, there are many additional extras that makes Prime even a much better deal.
- Prime Instant Video: Stream tons of Free movies and TV shows. Use media streamers, tablets or game consoles to access streaming TV.
- Prime Music: Gives you unlimited access to ad-free Prime Playlists. Their library contains over a million songs. You can even download songs to take with you on your portable devices.
- Membership Sharing: This one is pretty cool. Invite up to four friends or family members to share the free shipping benefits of your Prime membership at no additional cost. Either to yourself or them. Amazon really prefers you all are in the same household, but currently Amazon is letting you share this with people at different shipping addresses. Want to share Prime—Instant Video and Music? Prime members can share this as well with one other person. Although you will need to set them as an “Adult” within your Amazon Household.
- Prime Early Access: Prime members get first dibs on Lightning Deals which can be found throughout Amazon.com, including their Gold Box Deals page 30 minutes ahead of anyone else. Since these deals are offered at greatly reduced prices, they often sell out fast.
- Prime Photos: Want unlimited storage on an Amazon Cloud Drive for your photos? This is also included with Amazon Prime. Plus they even give you an additional 5GB of free storage for anything else you want like music, apps or videos.
- Kindle Owners’ Lending Library: Own a Fire TV, Fire Tablet or Kindle e-reader? Borrow one book from the Lending Library each month. Titles will vary and you can keep them as long as you like. Prime members and Kindle owners, are also given access to the Kindle First promo, that gives you an “Editor’s Pick” book each month.
- Prime Pantry: Now you can do all your shopping online for grocery, household, and pet care products. Prime members are only charged a shipping charge of $5.99 for each order.
- Amazon Mom: Is a Free program for Prime members that are new Parent's or Moms. It will save you money of frequently used product subscriptions like baby wipes or diapers. They also give you a 20% discount on certain diaper subscriptions.
An annual subscription to Amazon Prime costs only $99 a year. Besides "Free 2 day Shipping" Amazon Prime offers many additional extras to their subscribers. In some areas, Amazon is even starting to offer "Same Day Shipping".
Finally, if your package is ever late and not delivered within the guaranteed two-day delivery window. Amazon will give you an extra month of Prime free. They will even do this up to 12X a year.