Are you looking to stretch your budget? Wondering if there is a senior discount for Amazon Prime? You’re in luck—there are Prime discounts available that can save you money. Read this article to find out if you qualify and how much you could save on your subscription.

Senior Discount For Amazon Prime
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Does Amazon Offer Discounts for Seniors?

Absolutely! Amazon offers a discounted Prime for qualifying seniors. At the time of publication, the discounted membership rate is $6.99 a month (as opposed to the regular rate of $14.99/month) and it includes all of the same benefits as a regular Prime membership, including free 2-day shipping, access to Prime Video and Twitch Prime perks, exclusive deals, and more.

How Do I Qualify For A Senior Discount For Amazon Prime?

If you receive Medicaid, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Direct Express Prepaid Debit Card, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TTANF), or National School Lunch Program (NSLP), you’re eligible for Prime Access. Find out more information and to sign up at Amazon.

What Do I Get With Prime Access?

With Prime Access, you get all the benefits of Amazon Prime. That includes a range of benefits — fast and free delivery, access to streaming services, shopping perks, and reading benefits. Delivery options include two-day, one-day, same-day delivery, and ultrafast grocery delivery, amongst others. Streaming and digital benefits include access to Prime Video, Amazon Music, Prime Gaming, and more. Shopping perks include exclusive deals at Whole Foods, Prime Member Rewards, and early access to lightning deals. Reading benefits include access to Prime Reading, Amazon First Reads, and much more.

If I Don’t Qualify, Are There Other Ways to Save on Amazon Prime?

Not eligible for Prime Access? That’s OK. If you are a student, purchase Prime Student at Amazon otherwise you can start a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime at Amazon. Unfortunately, there is no Veteran or Military discount for Amazon Prime at this time. Nor is there a discount available simply based on age.

Frequently Asks Questions

What Is Amazon Hub?

Access Hub is a dedicated online space created by Amazon offering affordable shopping options. Some of the things Access Hub offers include SNAP-eligible groceries delivered to your door, reserving selected items for layaway for just 20% of the total cost, money-saving coupons, and extra savings of up to 15% with Subscribe & Save.

Can I Sign Up For Amazon Access From A Smartphone?

You can, however, you can’t upload your required ID through the Amazon app. You’ll need to do that through a browser.

Can I Share My Prime Benefits With Other Members Of My Family?

You can share some but not all of your Prime benefits with family members by joining Amazon Household after you become a Prime member. Up to two adults and up to four teens and four child profiles may link in a Household.

Am I Charged If I Cancel The Program?

You can cancel anytime without penalty. You may even be eligible for a refund of a portion of your membership.

Does Prime Access Offer A Free Trial?

Yes, they do. Once you’re qualified and have a valid payment method on file you’ll have 30 days to use the service before you’re billed.

So whether it’s Access Prime, Prime Student, or just a regular 30-Day Free Trial, there are ways to save money with an Amazon membership. Regardless of how you become a member, there are countless ways to save money on the things you need and buy every day. Groceries, Books, Clothing, Entertainment … if you need it then chances are Amazon’s got it.

Looking for more ways to save a buck? Check out Our Big List Of Seniors Discounts. So, that’s it. That’s the article. I hope you liked it and thanks for dropping by!

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