With Amazon Prime Day fast approaching, I’ve created the ultimate guide and cheat sheet you need to make the most out of this huge sale. If you’re not sure whether or not you want to participate in the sale, hopefully, this post gives you a little more insight into what to buy on Amazon Prime Day.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Prime Day was originally started as a massive site-wide sale to celebrate Amazon’s 20th anniversary. It’s huge success guaranteed that the sale will be repeated. The original Prime Day was only 24 hours, after which it increased to 36 and this year it will last for a full 48 hours.
Prime Day offers special deals to Prime members ranging from electronics, furniture, beauty, and millions of other items. To celebrate, Amazon is even having a female lineup concert starring Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa, and others.
When does Prime Day begin?
Prime day deals start at 2:59 am EST on July 15th and it will last 48 hours. Although Amazon Prime Day is not until Monday, many brands are already offering deals and special discounts in honor of the anniversary.
Do I need to be a Prime Member?
Yes. Amazon Prime Day is exclusive to Prime Members only. If you have not made the commitment to sign up for Prime membership, I have good news.
Amazon offers a free 30-day trial of their Prime membership that will allow you to try the service free of charge for 30 days. If you would like to participate in Prime Day, I suggest signing up ahead of time. You can decide after 30 days if the membership is something you would like to keep or if you want to cancel it. It won’t cost you anything.
Sign up for a free 30 day trial of Amazon Prime.
Better news for college students.
If you are a college student, you can sign up for Amazon Prime using your school email address ending in .edu and receive a 6-month trial plus 50% off the regular subscription.
Sign up for a free trial of Prime Student.
Does Amazon offer cash-back or coupons?
There are other ways to save money during Prime Day and on regular purchases on Amazon.
Use Ebates to earn cash-back. Ebates is an online service that earns you cash-back as you shop. All you have to do is go on to www.Ebates.com before you buy anything, find your website you want to shop at, and Ebates will tell you exactly how much cash-back that site offers. Follow their link to that site. You then shop like usual and earn money back for all of your purchases.
Sign up for Ebates now and earn a $10 bonus for free.
What are the best deals on Prime Day?
Amazon Prime Day offers great deals on a variety of categories and items but their most popular category is electronics. Below are a few featured deals that are worth looking into during this Prime Day.
1. Amazon Echo Dot
If you were waiting to get Alexa for a while, this might be the perfect opportunity to do so. This Prime Day, Echo Dot is 50% OFF bring it down to only $24.99.
This larger version of Echo Dot is going on sale for $49.99 which is half of if its regular price of $99.99!
3.Apple Airpods (Wireless Charging)
$20 Off from the newest version of Airpods that offer wireless charging. For those of you that have been waiting to get your hands on this pair of headphones, this might be the time.
4.Apple Watch 3rd Generation
The third generation Apple Watch is one of the major deals being $80 down from its original $279.99 price.
5. Apple Ipad
The price of the latest model of the Ipad is $80 OFF. The original price of $329 is reduced to $249 during Prime Day.
If you’re interested in investing into an automatic robot vacuum Prime Day might be the day. They will definitely be going on sale. This one is reduced by $171, from it’s orginal price of $569.99.
7. Electric Toothbrush
You can save $20 or more on electric toothbrushes during this early deal of Prime Day, this is one I particularly love myself and it’s on sale! There is also an additional $5 coupon Amazon offers for this item.
Whether you are shopping for electronics, beauty or sport equipment, Prime Day will have something for everyone. Remember to make the most out of that sale by signing up for Ebates and getting cashback! You can also save on Kindle and Audible during the sale. Don’t miss out on those deals as well!
Hope you score some great deals and make the most out of that huge sale! Hope this post gave you some insight into what you should purchase on Amazon Prime Day to save the most money. Good luck to you all!