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Amazon has not yet announced their Amazon Prime Veterans Day military discount for 2020 as of 10 November 2020. It appears that Amazon will not offer a Veterans Day 2020 Amazon Prime discount.
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I suspected that Amazon will announce the discount, if they do one, around 6 November 2020. In 2019 the Veterans Day Amazon Prime discount was announced 6 Nov 2019.
In 2019, Amazon Prime offered military servicemembers an amazing military discount for Veterans Day. Click here to sign up for the Amazon Prime offer. It was the best Veterans Day Amazon Prime military discount seen yet.
Military servicemembers received $40 off a 1 year subscription to Amazon Prime, but only if you purchased this deal between 6-11 Nov 2019! The regular $119/year Prime becomes only $79 a year for the first year.
This Veterans Day 2019 Amazon Prime promotion was available even if you are already an Amazon prime subscriber. It simply extends your membership for another year after your current subscription runs out, at the reduced $79/year rate.
How to Get the Veterans Day 2020 Amazon Prime Military Discount
To receive this promotion, you must be a verified U.S. veteran, Active Duty or Reserve or National Guard member.
- This promotion might be available Nov 6–11 2020, there's no word from Amazon yet as of 7 November 2020
- If eligible, you can sign up for Prime at $79/year (normally $119/year) for the first year
- You can attempt verification a maximum of three times
- Prime Student and discounted Prime members are not eligible for this promotion
- Amazon and Partner Rewards points can't be applied towards this promotion
Here is how looked in 2019 for the offer:
All you need to do to verify your military service is enter your:
- First and last name
- Date of birth
- And select whether you are Active Duty, Reserve, or National Guard
Note that Reserve and National Guard may need to enter a discharge date for the last day you came off of orders.
Big thank you to Amazon Prime for such a tangible support of active duty, Guard, Reserve, retirees, and veterans!
33% Off Amazon Prime on Veterans Day 2020
The first time I tried signing up for the Veterans Day Amazon Prime military discount it couldn't verify my military service.
I tried again a few hours later and it worked great! Here's what the checkout cart looked like once I successfully added the One Year Membership to my card:
You'll see when you add the membership to your cart it will go in full price and then the “Military Offer” will be listed at -$40.00. See the image below.
After that I just checked out and added an extra year to my Amazon Prime Membership! Very easy.
Amazon Prime Veterans Day Discount Not Working
If you get an error message that says:
Sorry, we’re having trouble processing the request. Please make sure your information is correct, and try again. If that doesn’t work, contact our Customer Support team at [email protected]
Send a quick email to [email protected] They should be able to quickly help you out.
I had an issue verifying my military eligibility on the site and they were able to sort it out.
Here is the email they will send you in respond before researching your issue:
Thank you for contacting us.
We require additional information to verify your eligibility for the Veterans Day weekend promotion for a year of Prime at the special price of $79. Please provide the information below by responding to this email from the same email address you use to login to your Amazon account.
This Prime promotion is valid only between the 6th and the 11th of November, 2019.
Date of Birth:
What is your current status – Active Duty, Veteran, Retiree or Reserve?
– If you are a Veteran or Retiree, what is your discharge month and year?
– If you are active duty, what is your .mil email address?
Once you’ve replied to this e-mail using the same email address you use to login to Amazon, we will research and respond with instructions to complete your sign-up for Prime.
Amazon Customer Support
Many people are asking, “Does Amazon Prime offer a veterans discount?” Until Monday, November 11, 2019, they are offering $40 off a year subscription of Amazon Prime.
Please let us know in the comments if you were successful in signing up for the Amazon Prime Veterans Day 2019 military discount! What a great deal from Amazon for our military servicemembers.
If you haven't signed up for the Amazon Veterans Day promotion yet, follow this link to sign up now.
Amazon Prime Day Military Discount
So far Amazon had not announced any Amazon Prime Day military discount for 2020. Prime Day this year is October 13-14, 2020. Hopefully a military discount will be offered for Veterans Day 2020 like it was in 2019.
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Amazon Prime Military FAQ
Amazon cut their price of 1 year of Amazon Prime from $119 to $79 in 2019. Hopefully they will do it again for Veterans Day 2020. To get the discount, active duty, retirees, and veterans simply need to visit this page here and verify their eligibility.
Yes, Amazon Prime offers a veterans discount, but only for a few days a year. In 2019 it was from Nov 6 – Nov 11 2019. Hopefully we will see similar dates in Nov 2020 for Veterans Day.
Send an email to [email protected] with the following information: First Name Last Name Date of Birth: What is your current status – Active Duty, Veteran, Retiree or Reserve? If you are a Veteran or Retiree, what is your discharge month and year? If you are active duty, what is your .mil email address?
I received the same error, don't worry I eventually got my discount!
Unfortunately there is no Amazon military discount codes for 2020. You will have to wait until Veterans Day 2020 to see if Amazon releases another Prime discount for veterans.
Amazon does not typically have a Veterans Day sale. They didn't in 2018 or 2019. However, they do usually offer Amazon Prime to military veterans at a 33% discount. This is an awesome discount that all veterans should take advantage of!