How to get free stuff on Amazon without an Amazon Prime membership
- There are many ways to get free stuff on Amazon, whether or not you subscribe to Amazon Prime.
- Amazon Giveaway is continuously updated to give you the opportunity to win thousands of products.
- If you aren't a Prime member, there are also ways to download free books, music, and more.
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Amazon has always aspired to be the world's largest retailer, even back when the site's very first slogan was "Earth's Biggest Bookstore." And hand-in-hand with the site's growth as a store has been its apparent generosity at giving away free stuff to keep customers happy.
Sure, some programs have disappeared - there used to be a way to get free sample-size products included with your shipments, for example - and the company's flagship Amazon Prime program has steadily increased in cost, making some people question if it's still worthwhile.
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Still, perhaps the single best reason to subscribe to Amazon Prime is its free shipping, as Amazon offers free two-day shipping on all in-stock Amazon Prime products within the US.
But if you're looking for ways to make your dollar go further and get free stuff from the biggest store on earth, and in particular without making the plunge into an Amazon Prime membership, there are still a lot of options.