How to Make the Most of Amazon Prime Day 2018

It’s that time of year again, Amazon is hosting its fifth annual Prime Day, where prime members can get some of the best deals of the year. With over 100,000 product sales in nearly every shopping category there is something to satisfy everyone’s needs. Here are some tips to take full advantage of this year’s colossal event.

1. Become an Amazon Prime member 

If you are not already an Amazon Prime member make sure that you sign up before Amazon Prime Day in order to shop all the best deals. Only members can access Amazon Prime deals. Fortunately, if you are not already a member Amazon allows you to sign up for a free 30-day trial, meaning that there is no financial risk involved.

2. Check other stores for great deals

Because of Amazon’s spectacular deals, competitors may put some of their inventory on sale too. Check stores such as Walmart, BestBuy, Macy’s, and others for great deals.

3. Strike early

Last year Amazon had some of its best Prime Day deals early into the event. This Prime Day should be similar, therefore make sure that you get the best deals early on before they are sold out.

4. Download the Amazon App

By downloading this app you will be able to stay up to date with the latest deals, and see the early releases deals before they are posted on Amazon. You can easily download the app on your mobile device.

5. Look for items you can use in your business

If you are a business owner look for products that will be useful for your business. Supplies will be on sale, so stock up while you can.

6. Have a Plan of Action

Come up with a plan before Amazon Prime Day to determine what you want to buy, and which deals you are going to be looking for. This will help you sort through the deals and be more efficient as you are shopping.

7. Try not to feel overwhelmed

Whenever there are deals coming in left and right it can sometimes be stressful and overwhelming to sort through everything and determine what you are interested in. However, staying calm will help you focus better and take full advantage of the great discount prices.

9. Get a good night sleep the night before

Don’t underestimate a good night’s rest, especially if you are planning on shopping for a large part of the event. This extra rest will help your focus and prepare you for the great deals ahead.

There you have it, nine tips to get the most out of Amazon Prime Day, happy shopping and good luck getting the best deals possible.