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Amazon® Prime Day 2021

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What is Amazon® Prime Day?

Amazon® Prime Day is an annual shopping event exclusively for Amazon® Prime members. Amazon® Prime Day this year starts on June 21st and lasts only 48 hours.

Amazon® Prime Day is packed with awesome deals, exciting product launches, live entertainment, and more, exclusively for Prime members.

With mega-retailers battling for consumer spending, events like Amazon® Prime Day offer additional savings opportunities. Not just on Amazon®, but also with many other retailers as well.

Pro tip: Look out for sales from Walmart, eBay, Best Buy, Target and more during the same timeframe.

To participate in Amazon® Prime Day, all you need is an Amazon® Prime subscription, a computer or a smartphone, and a credit or debit card linked to your Prime account!

Amazon® offers a free 30-day Prime membership trial, so if you’re not a prime member you may be in luck.  If you’re a student, Prime Student costs $59 per year which is 50% less than a traditional membership, and it offers many of the same perks with a 6-month free trial instead of just 30 days.

To discover more on how to become an Amazon® Prime member and benefits offered, visit the Amazon® Prime help section.

When is Amazon® Prime Day 2021?

Amazon® Prime Day first launched six years ago and has proliferated into one of the biggest shopping events of the year.

Amazon® Prime Day is once again extended from a 36-hour timeframe in 2019 to 48 hours this year beginning on Monday, June 21st at 12 am through Tuesday, June 22nd.

In 2020, Amazon® Prime Day’s sales were estimated to have been $9.91 billion.

What are the best Prime Day Deals?

Great question! To stay up to date on all of the best deals for Amazon® Prime Day 2021, be sure to check out the Prime Day event page.

Where can I shop on Prime Day?

You can shop on traditional mediums such as your computer or phone as well as on any Alexa-compatible device. (e.g., Echo Smart Speaker, Echo Dot, etc.)

If you enjoy shopping on your phone, you could download the Amazon® mobile app.

How fast will my Amazon® Prime Day deliveries arrive?

Prime members can expect their deliveries to arrive faster than ever.  Amazon® has a one-day delivery service that is available coast to coast in the USA. Also, Prime members will be able to pick up their purchases in-store at the Amazon® Hub Counter if they choose, which is a network of retailers across the nation.  To find the closest Hub Counter to you, enter your address here.

How can I avoid fake deals on Prime Day?

Not every deal is a good deal. So, what can you do to protect yourself?

Sites like are great to track and compare price history and spot fake deals on Amazon® products and more.

Personal loans for Amazon® Prime Day from Mariner Finance

Need a loan to help with Prime Day expenses?  A personal loan could come in handy to cover costs.

Apply for a personal loan for Prime Day, from the comfort of your home.

The information provided in this article does not constitute financial advice and is provided for educational purposes only without any express or implied warranty of any kind. This article is not intended as legal, tax, investment, or any other advice, and Mariner Finance does not offer credit repair services. Consider talking with an appropriate qualified professional for specific advice. Blog posts are for informational purposes only.