How to Use Your Prime Day Credit
Amazon Prime Day is a great time to save on tons of items, but did you know that you can also use your Prime Day credit? Here’s how!
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If you’re a Prime member, you can start shopping Prime Day 2019 at 3 PM ET (12 PM PT) on Monday, July 15. Check back here for all the latest information and deals.
Your Prime Day credit can be used on anything sold by Amazon.com, including items sold by third-party sellers on our site. Your credit automatically expires one year after it is applied to your account.
What is Prime Day?
Prime Day is a two-day event (Oct. 13-14) exclusively for Prime members, featuring great deals on select items. Plus, get $10 to spend on Amazon on your first order of $25+ placed through the Amazon mobile shopping app, or $20 to spend if you’re a new Prime Now customer. In addition, earn 10% back (up to $100) on select small businesses purchases when you use just your Amazon Prime membership card at checkout. These top deals are just a taste of what we have in store. Check back often, as offers will be revealed leading up to and throughout Prime Day.
To take advantage of these offers:
-If you’re not already a Prime member, sign up for a free trial or annual membership at Amazon.com/prime.
-If you’re a Prime member, start shopping at Amazon.com/prime day or the Amazon mobile shopping app on Oct. 13th or 14th to shop exclusive deals from small businesses and more brands than ever before.
-If you’re new to Prime Now, download the Amazon mobile shopping app and start shopping now at Amazon.com/primeday or in the app to get $20 off your first order of $50 or more of eligible items with promo code PRIMENOW20.*
*Offer only applies to orders placed with participating restaurants between October 13-14, 2020 while supplies last.
How to Use Your Prime Day Credit
If you have Amazon Prime, you are eligible for Prime Day credit. This credit can be used on anything that is sold by Amazon, which includes Prime Day deals. Here’s how you can use your Prime Day credit.
Check your credit card statements
If you’re one of the millions of Americans who have a credit card, you may have noticed a new line item on your statement labeled “Prime Day credit.” This is a promotional credit that Amazon is offering to its Prime members to use on purchases made during Prime Day, which takes place on October 13-14 this year.
To use your Prime Day credit, simply make a purchase on Amazon.com during the event and your credit will be automatically applied to your order at checkout. There is no minimum purchase amount required to use your credit, but it can only be used on items sold by Amazon.com, not third-party sellers.
If you don’t see the Prime Day credit on your statement, don’t worry – it may take a few days for it to appear. And if you don’t see it at all, it’s possible that you didn’t meet the requirements for receiving the credit (more on that below).
So what are the requirements for getting the Prime Day credit? First, you must be an Amazon Prime member as of October 12th (the day before Prime Day begins). Second, you must have an eligible American Express card – either the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card or the American Express Membership Rewards program. If you don’t have one of these cards, you can sign up for a free 30-day trial of Amazon Prime here.
Once you’ve met these requirements, you should see the $10 Prime Day credit appear on your statement within a few days after Prime Day ends. If you don’t see it within 14 days after October 14th, please contact American Express customer service for assistance.
Go to the Amazon website
1. Go to the Amazon website and log in to your account.
2. Hover over the Accounts & Lists tab and click on Your Prime Day Credit in the drop-down menu.
3. You will be taken to a page that displays your credit amount and expiration date.
4. Click on the Shop with Your Prime Day Credit button.
5. Start shopping! Your credit will be automatically applied at checkout.
Use your credit at checkout
To use your credit, simply add items to your shopping cart and proceed to checkout. On the payment page, you will see an option to apply your credit. Once applied, your credit will be used towards your purchase.
Now that you know how to use your Prime Day credit, don’t forget to redeem it before it expires! And, as always, happy shopping!