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Additional members added after 08/02/15:
See http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/71368

Additional members added prior to 08/02/15:
Original member gets the shipping upgrades, videos, Amazon Mom & lending library.
Additional members get shipping upgrades only.
Each Prime account can have 4 additional family members associated with it.
Amazon adds bennies to prime accounts so this list may change - feel free to update the wiki if you discover new information.

To add yourself to an account: You need to provide the original member with your name, email and month/date of birth.  Do this via PM.
The member will respond back with the info you need to complete your signup.

When signing up with someone, make sure you know how long the prime membership will last first, to avoid any misunderstandings.

As always, exercise caution when dealing with strangers on the internet

You may also want to check if Amazon charges tax in your state before you make up a price.  >:(

henche's family method
Split the main prime membership with your siblings and cousins. You share passwords and just need to remember to charge the correct cc and ship to the correct address. This way you can all use the video streaming also.  (privacy alert)

Author Topic: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread  (Read 278646 times)

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1695 on: October 24, 2018, 01:59:56 AM »
I'd like to join a shared account or start one if we have 3-4 people?
Shared accounts don't work anymore really.
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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1696 on: October 24, 2018, 07:38:48 AM »
I have one spot available but I don't know how it works.
It is grandfathered, which means nobody can see anyone else's ordered items... but since then, one person backed out and now there's an open spot. What happens if I add someone now?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1697 on: October 24, 2018, 11:02:27 AM »
I have one spot available but I don't know how it works.
It is grandfathered, which means nobody can see anyone else's ordered items... but since then, one person backed out and now there's an open spot. What happens if I add someone now?
The million dollar question: Can you modify a grandfathered account and retain grandfathered status. Please let us know if you try.

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1698 on: October 24, 2018, 11:58:57 AM »
The million dollar question: Can you modify a grandfathered account and retain grandfathered status. Please let us know if you try.
I won't try because I have others on my account so I don't wanna risk it on their behalf. Looking for someone who has done it :)

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1699 on: April 21, 2019, 12:52:58 AM »
Need a prime account for Wholefoods discounts. Don't need.it for shipping of goods. Does this simplify sharing?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1700 on: October 30, 2019, 12:07:24 AM »
It's it possible to double dip?
I.e. Share with 4 offers AND add family members?
Just spent a while 70+ minutes on the phone with Amazon trying to get a definite answer to this. I think I spoke with reps from 3 continents along the way (one was South African, the other two probably from the US and Asia).

It took such a long time until the reps could fathom what I was talking about - I guess the shared Prime option is very rare nowadays. In the end, he's reached out to the developers and they will hopefully let him know if I can have my cake and eat it too. I shall update y'all.

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1701 on: December 20, 2019, 02:03:10 AM »
Under the new system were you can only share with one adult, can you see each other's orders?
« Last Edit: December 20, 2019, 03:43:06 AM by Thingywingy »
I am sometimes accused of overthinking things. I am still mulling over whether that accusation has merit.

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1702 on: January 16, 2020, 12:32:51 AM »
I'd like to share a prime account with others. Anyone interested?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1703 on: January 17, 2020, 06:23:41 AM »
I'd like to share a prime account with others. Anyone interested?
Do they share who buys what across all accounts still?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1704 on: March 11, 2020, 01:46:46 PM »
Is splitting Prime still a thing?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1705 on: June 15, 2020, 04:07:45 PM »
Do they share who buys what across all accounts still?
Bump
And search history?

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1706 on: June 16, 2020, 04:09:18 PM »
Bump
And search history?

I believe the answer to both is they're separate accounts with their own logins and cant see search history or orders.

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1707 on: July 30, 2020, 06:25:05 PM »
Cheapest way to get Prime shipping benefit right now? are there people selling the gift of Prime that they bought at a discount or something?
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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1708 on: July 30, 2020, 06:32:41 PM »
Cheapest way to get Prime shipping benefit right now? are there people selling the gift of Prime that they bought at a discount or something?

Buy a .edu email from eBay. Create a Amazon account with that email and sign up for student prime.
After the account has prime go to the account settings and change the email to a personal email (or with a +1).
After 6 months cancel the prime.

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Re: Amazon Prime Splitting Master Thread
« Reply #1709 on: July 30, 2020, 06:55:53 PM »
Buy a .edu email from eBay. Create a Amazon account with that email and sign up for student prime.
After the account has prime go to the account settings and change the email to a personal email (or with a +1).
After 6 months cancel the prime.
Thanks. Sorry I didnít mention that I want to keep my current account and already used all 4 years of student pricing
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