Amazon FAQ – Amazon Questions and Answers

Does Amazon Accept Paypal?

Customers cannot use their Paypal accounts to make purchases on Amazon.com. In fact, Amazon relaunched their own payments solution which allows you to use your Amazon account to make purchases on other websites. Right now, you can use debit cards, credit cards, and Amazon gift cards to purchase items.

Is Amazon Prime worth it?

While it may seem expensive, one of the best perks of being an Amazon Prime Member is the free two-day shipping. In addition, Prime members get access to Prime Video, Prime Music, and a host of other features.

What is Amazon Prime?

Amazon Prime is a paid membership service provided by Amazon to allow their customers to receive additional services they would otherwise not receive. Some of the services include free two-day shipping, free same-day delivery in certain zip codes, restaurant delivery, Prime Video, Prime Music, photo storage and more.

Does Amazon deliver on Sunday?

Amazon, through UPS and other delivery services, do deliver packages to customers on Sundays. Delivery times and estimates can vary depending on your location so if you order a package on a Friday with free two-day shipping, you may receive that package on a Sunday or the following Monday.

Does Amazon Charge Tax?

Amazon does indeed charge sales tax for a majority of the items that are sold on Amazon.com in most states. However, sales tax is not included when the purchased items are gift cards. Visit this link for more information about Amazon Sales Tax.

Is Amazon Prime Free?

Amazon Prime is not free. It costs $99 dollars annually or $10.99 if you choose the month-to-month option.

Does Amazon Ship Internationally?

Yes, Amazon does ship internationally with their service Amazon Global Shipping. The service provides international shipping to 75 different countries. Below is a list of countries Amazon ships to:

Albania, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bahrain, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bosnia And Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Guadeloupe, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte`, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Reunion, Romania, Russia, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Martin, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United Republic of Tanzania, Uruguay, Vatican City, Venezuela and Zimbabwe.

Click this link for more information about Amazon Global Shipping.

Do Amazon Gift Cards Expire?

Amazon Gift Cards do not expire. You may redeem them at any time in your Amazon account and use the balance to purchase products on Amazon.com.

Will Amazon Price Match?

Amazon does not offer price matching for most of their products. The only items they are willing to price match are TVs with other retailers.

Can Amazon Echo Make Phone Calls?

No, the Amazon Echo cannot make phone calls.

What is Amazon’s Customer Service Phone Number?

Amazon’s customer service phone number is 1 (888) 280-4331.

Are Amazon Returns Free?

While you shouldn’t have a problem returning your Amazon product for free, this is not a service included when purchasing items on Amazon. Be sure to look for “Free Returns” next to the price of the item you are considering to buy. Click here for more information about Amazon Free Returns.

Where Do I Buy the Amazon Echo?

You can buy the Amazon Echo on Amazon.com or other retailers.

Is Amazon Music Free?

Amazon Music is not free, but if you are a Amazon Prime member it would be included with your membership. The price for a standalone Amazon Music account costs as low as $3.99 per month or as high as $14.99 per month depending on the plan you choose. Click here for more information about Amazon Music.