Most people are familiar with Amazon Prime, the yearly membership that grants customers a bunch of benefits. The principle perk is the free 2-day shipping.
You should know, however, Amazon is not the only retailer to offer fast and free shipping. If you’re debating the cost of prime, you might want to consider these alternatives.
While it doesn’t apply to customized or financed items, Apple offers $2-day shipping on all in-stock items. iPhones even ship via next day shipping.
Fulfill all your outdoors and activewear needs at BackCountry.com and get 2-day shipping free of charge when you spend $50 or more.
If your order totals $35 or more, you can now get free 2-day shipping on most items ordered from bestbuy.com.
Get your “everyday essentials” with free 2-day delivery as long as you spend $35 or more.
You’ll automatically qualify for Flash Shipping if you’re big enough spender to qualify for their VIB Rouge membership. Never fear, you don’t have to spend a thousand bucks to get free Flash Shipping. For $10 a year, anyone can sign up for the annual membership that guarantees free 2-day shipping on all purchases with no minimum order.
All six of these sites are owned by the same company and have the same shipping policies. Spend $49 or more and you’ll receive free 1-2 day shipping on your order. Orders must be placed by 6 pm, and orders placed over a weekend or major holiday may take longer.
Get free 2-day shipping from hundreds of stores with a Shop Runner membership. The site offers a 30-day free trial. Plus, some American Express cardholders even get a complimentary membership. Some stores do require a $25 minimum purchase, but most have no minimum.
Shop Runner costs $79.00 annually, which is $20 less than a Prime membership.