Amazon is once again offering a FREE one-month trial Prime membership. We have had a Prime membership for 2 years now and have been really pleased. A few of the benefits:
- FREE 2-day shipping on tons of items sitewide
- No minimum order size
- Borrow a Kindle book for free each month from the Lending Library
- Unlimited instant streaming of thousands of movies and TV shows with Amazon Instant Video
If you are any kind of online shopper, I guarantee you will use this to pieces. Not only does Amazon have historically lower prices than most retail stores, but having Prime gives you the chance to take care of last minute gifts that are guaranteed to arrive in time. I can’t even count the number of times having a gift show up on my doorstep in two days has saved me from dragging my kids around town looking for something that may or may not be cheaper.
One of our very favorite features of the Prime membership is the unlimited movie/TV streaming! We have watched countless documentaries, older movie favorites and even newer movies like The Hunger Games for FREE. We stream through our Roku box, but you can also use your PS3, Xbox 360 and more. We are currently loving our way through Curious George: Season 1. That monkey is pretty awesome.
It looks like this is not available if you have signed up for a free trial in the past, it is just for new customers. Please note: You will have to cancel your membership at the end of your 30-day trial or you will be charged for the full membership. This is really easy to do through your Amazon account.
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