Amazon has recently increased the cost of its Amazon Prime subscription plan from $79 to $99 a year, but the service is certainly valuable to many Amazon customers, especially those people who purchase plenty of goods from the retailer. Looking to determine exactly when Amazon Prime is worthwhile to the buyer, Business Insider has put together a quick video that should help customers who aren’t really sure whether paying the Amazon Prime subscription is really worth it. More →
Remember that string of companies like Kozmo.com that popped up in the late 1990s and offered same-day delivery service on thousands of items? The cost of running those operations quickly put them all out of business, but thin margins are Amazon’s specialty and the company just launched a service that puts those old companies to shame.
It’s called Prime Now, and it offers delivery of your order within one hour. More →
It’s might seem hard to believe, but there’s only one full week of shopping left before Christmas. If you were smart, you might have finished your holiday shopping before the middle of December, but if you’re anything like me, you now have ten days to figure out what to buy your friends and family members.
Over the past few months, at least one of your friends or family members has probably upgraded to a new phone, whether it’s the Galaxy Note 4, the iPhone 6, the Xperia Z3 or something from earlier in the year.
Whichever phone they chose, they probably wouldn’t mind a few accessories to go along with it, which is why we’ve prepared a small collection of mobile-minded gifts from Amazon that you might want to consider. More →
If you hate holiday shopping as much as I do, you need to give Amazon’s new app a try. It’s called Surprise! and it takes all of the hassle out of finding gifts, wrapping them and delivering them to your friends and family members. With Surprise!, you can simply put together a cute e-card, attach an Amazon.com Gift Card and leave the heavy lifting to the recipient. More →
We’re halfway through the week, but Amazon still isn’t done with its selection of Green Monday deals. We left you with a short list on Monday of some of the very best deals, but we figured it was worth taking a deeper dive into some of the discounts that will be available for the rest of the week.
For many of us, it has become a natural impulse to head straight to Amazon when we’re looking for the cheapest prices online, but according to the latest data from ShopSavvy, one big-box retailer is stepping up to provide even better deals.
The never-ending holiday sales continue at Amazon with Green Monday Deal Days this week. Amazon is one of several retailers participating in the Green Monday sales, one final opportunity to get all of the gifts you missed during Black Friday weekend. Read on for a full explanation of the deals Amazon will be featuring this week.
Black Friday 2014 is long gone and Cyber Monday is behind us as well. Both of these major American shopping events brought record sales for retailers according to market tracking firms, but the crazy deals aren’t done just yet. A number of major retailers including Best Buy, Overstock, Sam’s Club and more are extending their sales all week long, with new deals being introduced every day.