Amazon has raised its price minimum for free shipping to $49
February 22, 2016 - Uncategorized
If you’re not an Amazon Prime member, shopping at the online retailer just got a little more expensive.
Amazon offers free shipping on many of its products if customers spend more than a certain amount, but the company quietly raised that minimum purchase requirement from $35 to $49.
For book lovers, however, there is a loophole: If your order contains $25 worth of eligible books, your shipping will be cost free. (Eligible books are those fulfilled and shipped by Amazon.) The free shipping on other products also only applies to those sold by Amazon and select third-party sellers. Read more…