You can score great deals at Amazon. There are SO many ways!
First off, they have the Amazon program and the derivatives, Amazon Student and Amazon Mom. These programs offer free trials, so if you’re not satisfied within a certain time frame, you may cancel and not be charged for the membership.
Movers and Shakers list
To qualify for free Super Saver shipping, the total of your order must be $35 or more. If you’re close to this total but not quite there, you may choose to go ahead and add an item to bring the total up there (if this makes sense financially and timewise (for instance, is there something else you need anyway that you’ll be ordering in the future from Amazon anyway? Then you might want to just look into that.. but don’t let that make you unintentionally order things you wouldn’t have normally actually ordered) The site below will assist you in finding these so called filler items.
Cash Back on Certain Categories
Did you know that if you’re looking for a watch, jewelry, apparel, shoes, for luggage, or at Amazon Local deals, that you can earn cashback?
Ebates is currently showing around 4%, while BeFrugal.com is showing up to 8.5%! Check out my page on cashback sites for more info
Kindle & Ebook Deals
See my page on Ebook deals for even more! Amazon offers a few ways of getting free or deeply discounted kindle ebooks.
Amazon Prime Lending Library
If you have Amazon Prime (or Mom, or maybe Student) then the Amazon Kindle Owner Lending Library will allow you to select one book each month for free.
Special Offer for Free pre-release Novel
In addition, under the special offers for at least the last two months, I have seen they make special offers where you may select one of a few pre-releases. The other day, I selected the one that sounded more interesting, and it turned out to be a Young Adult novel, and I got a free MP3 credit from Amazon!
Amazon Free Ebooks page
Amazon also has a list of where you can find free ebooks.
Price Drop Alert Sites
You can also set up Price Drop alerts for certain items. You simply enter the URL of the item you’re interested in, and then usually configure the discount you’re interested in. Some of these sites include: