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is tomorrow, but have already started ( ). And if you have an Amazon Prime membership, you want to know how you can fully benefit from the benefits . Plus, is on its way, so you want to have these details in your memory before you start two of the biggest shopping days of the year.
Although you probably know that you can receive free two-day shipping as a Prime member, did you know that you can also get packages faster or schedule a delivery date that is more convenient for you?
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the biggest shopping days of the year, with retailers fighting for your dollar through sales and benefits. Amazon's huge catalog, loyal subscriber files and huge shipping empire allow it to be extra aggressive in getting your business. These are all ways that the Prime membership that you already have can help you shop on November 29 and December 2.
Schedule a convenient shipping date for your package
Everyone is aware of the free two-day shipment from Amazon, but another option is to chooseduring checkout. It is called Amazon Day and it is useful if there is a specific day that you know someone is at home to reply to packages – especially if it is expensive that you do not want to walk outside unattended.
If you order multiple items on different days, you can have them delivered on the same day as long as they are eligible for this offer.
Use your Amazon Echo to track packages
If you have ayou can use it to track your orders.
Just say "Alexa, where is my package?" and your Echo will let you know where it is and when it will arrive. As soon as your order has been delivered, the ring light flashes.
Buy Early Access deals for non-Prime members
If something you've looked at says "Prime Early Access" as a Prime member, you can buy that sale for 30 minutes for non-Prime members. However, you will have to compete with other members who are also interested in the product before it is sold out.
Use Prime Now to get what you ordered within a few hours
If there is a product that you want the same day, you can see if it is available in Prime Now. Amazon delivers from & # 39; early in the morning to & # 39; in the evening, so you don't have to worry about receiving your order at 3 o'clock at night
This way of shopping is useful for when you really have to go to the supermarket, but the risk is not over that new item,. Prime Now is not available in all locations, so enter your zip code at primenow.amazon.com to see if you qualify.
Share your Prime benefits with family
If you have another adult your family, just like a significant other or friend, you can share your Prime membership with them. You can still keep your personal accounts separate, which is handy when shopping for the holidays, but you both have access to the same Prime benefits.
You can also share your account with up to four teenagers and up to four children in your household. Although they have their own logins, you can still manage their profiles.
Amazon can leave your package in your house
If you know you won't be home for a while and you have a shipment on the way, it's much safer for an Amazon employee to leave your things in your home house to prevent theft.
If you have the Amazon Key Home Kit you can apply to leave your expensive packages at home for free, and even your vehicle or garage. The kit itself costs $ 290 and comes with a cloud cam and a smart lock, so you are responsible for letting the delivery person in and see how it happens.
If you are on your guard forkeep in mind that you will also receive notifications during the entire process.
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Originally published earlier this month.