Amazon Prime Day!


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Amazon Prime Day 2018 will begin on July 16, 2018, at 12 pm PT/3pm ET and will run through July 17, 2018.


Let’s get ready to shop!!

First, you must be an Amazon Prime Member. Already a Prime member? Then you are all set and head on over to Amazon to see whats on sale! But before you go, scroll down a bit to see what Prime Day deals available.

Want to earn up to $40 when you sign up as a Prime Member? Scroll down a bit and learn how.

If you aren’t a Prime Member, sign up for a 30-day FREE trial membership. You can do a lot of shopping in 30 days and it’s not even the holidays yet!!

Advantages of being a Prime Member:

  1. FREE 2 and 1-day shipping
  2. FREE Streaming videos
  3. FREE Prime Music
  4. FREE Amazon Music Unlimited
  5. FREE Prime Reading
  6. Membership Sharing
  7. FREE Storage for Photos
  8. Earn Amazon credits with the Amazon Credit Card
  9. Exclusive shopping deals

There are so many other advantages of being a Prime member and with the 30-day FREE trial membership, there isn’t any reason to not try Prime.

A new membership to Amazon Prime costs $12.99/mo or $119/year. Prices are lower for students.

Is Prime worth the yearly subscription?

If you order 10 Prime products during the year and with FREE shipping, you have paid for your yearly membership. Or watch Prime movies or Prime tv shows. Or upload Prime books and magazines. There are so many ways to enjoy Prime and enjoy FREE items. So, in one word, YES!!

What Deals Can I Expect on Prime Day?

Last year, Amazon’s own products had the best discounts. The Echo speaker dropped by 50 percent, while the smaller Echo Dot was given a $15 discount. That’s when I purchased my Echo Dot. Because of the deal, the Dot became the most-bought item of the day. I can’t wait to see what the discount will be for the new Echo Show.

Use the Amazon App to Notify You of Deals

Be sure to grab the Amazon app to get sneak peeks on what will be on sale.  Also, watch for the Lightning Deals. Every day, Amazon offers a limited number of products at really good discounts. The quantity of any item is limited, and deals are only available for a short amount of time. You can also watch items to see when they do go on sale.

To get deals even earlier, check with your Amazon Alexa device. All you do is just say “Alexa, what are your deals?” If you hear something you want, just say “Alexa, add [item] to my cart.” You never have to leave your couch to enjoy Prime Day shopping.

Use the Amazon Assistant Extension for Deals

Amazon offers a browser extension which is available for Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Microsoft Edge called Amazon Assistant. Never miss a deal and keep up with your orders. You will get desktop notifications on deals you watch and $5 off Prime Day orders of $25 or more.  You can download it FREE HERE.

Save up to $40 when signing up for Prime!!

I was browsing through my ibotta app (great savings app when you shop anywhere) and realized if you sign up for 1 year of Amazon Prime, you get a $20 Amazon gift card from ibotta! (excludes existing Prime member, renewals, monthly subscriptions, and Prime student subscriptions) Search for Sign Up for 1 year get $20 Amazon Gift card from ibotta to find the correct deal. The deal expires August 31, 2019, 2:59 AM

If you are signing up for ibotta for the first time, you can also claim a $10 welcome bonus when you redeem your first offer.

To get $30 in cash/gift cards, follow the steps below:

  • Sign up for ibotta and receive a $10 bonus when you redeem your first offer.
  • Search for the Amazon Prime deal when using the ibotta app. Sign up for Prime through the app to get the $20 Amazon gift card. You can already be a member of ibotta to redeem this deal, you just have to be signing up as a new member of Prime. (Please read all the details on the offer.)

After you have signed up for Prime 30-day FREE membership you should receive an e-mail offering an additional $10 Amazon credit for signing into the Amazon Shopping app! The $10 credit is good on any $20 in-app purchase.

Here are the steps to earn $40 through ibotta and Amazon Prime:

That’s $40 in savings to enjoy!!

Learn how I earn Amazon credits throughout the year!

Here are a few deals to expect


Baby Registry Prime Day Giveaway

Amazon Baby Registry is giving away FREE Munchkin Latch BPA-Free Baby Bottles to Prime members who make a purchase on their registry. The promotion will start on Prime Day (July 16, 2018, at 3 pm ET) and runs until supplies last. With Amazon’s Baby Registry, you can add items from Earth’s biggest selection and manage your registry on any device.


Echo Show Prime Day Early Access

Prime members will enjoy the biggest deals yet on Alexa-enabled products, including Echo, Fire TV, and Fire tablets this Prime Day. What’s even better – you can now save $100 on the Echo Show. Echo Show brings you everything you love about Alexa, plus the ability to show things. Watch video flash briefings, Amazon Video, see song lyrics, security cameras, browse and listen to Audible audiobooks, and more. All hands-free—just ask.


$0.99 for 3-months of Kindle Unlimited

New for Prime Day this year you will love the special limited time offer of $0.99 for 3-months of Kindle Unlimited for new subscribers (regularly $29.97!) In addition, back by popular demand – there is also 33% off 12-month and 40% off 24-month Kindle Unlimited paid membership plans starting today. Don’t miss out on this deal.


Save 66% on 3 months of Audible

Two great offers both available starting now! You will love getting 66% off a 3-month membership of Audible Gold ($30 savings)! This deal runs through July 17, 2018. New subscribers only. In addition, introducing the Audible Romance Package for new Audible subscribers.


Amazon Music Unlimited

You can take advantage of 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for only $0.99 (regularly $7.99 per month for Prime and $9.99 for non-Prime!) through July 17, 2018. New subscribers only. With Amazon Music Unlimited, you can listen to any song, anytime, anywhere, on all your devices – smartphone, tablet, PC/Mac, Fire TV, and Alexa-enabled devices like Amazon Echo.


Prime Student 6-month Trial

Off-to-College shopping season is here! Get fast, FREE Shipping, access to thousands of TV shows and movies, exclusive college deals, and more! From laptops and video games to study snacks and office supplies, you’ll find it here. Happy Off-to-College shopping!


Prime Pantry 30 Day Free Trial

Enjoy shopping for groceries and household products in everyday sizes, such as a single box of cereal, with Prime Pantry. Prime Pantry offers low priced products and exclusive savings, such as deals and coupons. Thousands of everyday household essentials offered exclusively on Amazon through Prime Pantry.



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