Great news for all EBT Card holders. You can now sign up for Amazon prime and get all the great benefits that come with Prime membership, at a fraction of the cost. This post is about How to Sign up for Amazon EBT Discount and we will give you the step-by-step instructions on how to use your EBT Card to sign up for Amazon Prime. In the meantime, let’s explain what Amazon prime is about and why it is a great idea to sign up for it, especially since Amazon is offering EBT Card holders an amazing discount on Amazon prime for up to 4 years. And given that Amazon is now accepting food stamps, prime membership is going to be a great thing to have. The video below from CNBC gives you a quick summary. Watch the video, then read our detailed instructions below on How to Sign up for Amazon EBT Discount:
What is Amazon Prime?
FREE, Fast Delivery on Millions of Items
With Amazon prime membership, you get fast, free shipping on over 50 million eligible items on Amazon.com. People who live in select metro areas also get FREE Same-Day Delivery on over a million items and FREE 2-hour delivery with Prime Now on daily essentials and groceries.
For example, with Amazon Prime, you are able to buy last minute gifts and have them delivered fast, in some areas the SAME DAY. If you are stuck in the house or forgot to pick up something at the store, Amazon prime helps you order that item and have it delivered to you quickly. You get unlimited deliveries with no minimum order size, and with millions of eligible items, the options are practically limitless.
Instantly Stream TV Shows and Movies
Your Prime membership includes instant access to thousands of movies and TV shows at no additional cost. This includes the ability to watch Amazon Original Series like Golden Globe-winning Transparent, Mozart in the Jungle, and Goliath, Emmy-winning Man in the High Castle. You can stream all these on select Smart TVs, Roku, Xbox, Amazon Fire TV, iPhones, tablets, and Android devices.
Other Benefits of Amazon Prime
- Over two million songs. Thousands of playlists and stations (On-demand, ad-free music streaming)
- Books, Magazines & More (Unlimited reading on any device)
- Original audio series from Audible (Unlimited listening to original audio series)
- Twitch Prime (Get free game content every month, exclusive discounts, plus loads more)
- All your photos, together at last (Free unlimited photo storage)
How to Sign up for Amazon EBT Discount
Here is how to sign up for Amazon Prime’s Discount for EBT Card Holders. See the steps below:
Visit the Amazon Prime EBT Discount Page. Click here to be taken there.
You will need to show that you have a valid EBT Card to be eligible for the Amazon EBT Discount. Once you have successfully verified that you have a valid EBT card, you can sign up for Amazon Prime. You will pay $5.99 a month, which is almost a 50% discount on what regular prime customers pay. You can keep paying this low fee for up to 4 years as long as you still have your EBT Card benefits.
Amazon Prime Now
As part of being an Amazon Prime member, you can also take advantage of Prime Now. This program helps you save time, allowing you to get FREE two-hour delivery on tens of thousands of items through the Amazon Prime Now app. One-hour delivery is available for just $7.99. Prime Now is available seven days a week in select cities. The video below explains what Amazon Prime Now is all about and why Prime members are very excited about it.
*NOTE – You CANNOT pay for the monthly $5.99 prime membership with your EBT Card. You will have to provide a credit card or debit card that will be charged on a monthly basis to cover the fee.
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