Amazon Christmas Shipping Deadlines -Tuesday December 18th – Last Day for Super Saver Shipping

Amazon has been *hot* with all the awesome deals on Christmas gifts but you’ll want to make sure that you don’t end up with extra shipping charges by waiting till the last minute. We’ve got the rundown on all the shipping deadlines from Amazon.com. {The good news is that Amazon announced a few days ago that they have extended the deadline for FREE super saver shipping when you spend $25 or more on eligible items. The deadline is now Tuesday December 18th as compared to Saturday December 15th.}

Don’t forget that you can sign up for a FREE one month trial of Amazon Prime, if you’d like to get FREE shipping for a month on Prime-eligible items & try out the service. Not only will you get free 2 day shipping on Amazon for Prime-eligible items (or pay $3.99 for 1 day shipping), but you will also be able to get FREE unlimited streaming of 100′s of  movies and tv shows on  Amazon Instant Video. You will also be able to check out a FREE book a month from eligible titles part of the Amazon Kindle Lending Library. If you then choose to continue with Amazon Prime, it’s $79 for the year.  If you decide not to join, make sure to cancel before your month is up or you can go into Your Account on Amazon now & make sure it will not charge you for the Prime membership.

Amazon Shipping Deadlines:

Amazon Free Super Saver Shipping – Get FREE super saver shipping when you spend $25 or more – the deadline to order using free super saver shipping has been extended till Tuesday December 18th.

Amazon Standard Shipping – Deadline is December 19th

Two Day Shipping – Deadline is December 21st; order as late as 4pm pst (varies by item – Free with Amazon Prime)

One Day Shipping – Deadline is December 22nd; order as late as 12pm pst (varies by item – as low as $3.99/item with Amazon Prime)

Local Express Delivery – Deadline is December 24th – only available in select larger cities (includes Seattle but not Portland), while available, varies by item – as low as $3.99/item

Amazon Gift Cards – You can print these anytime or email them to the recipient for a last-minute or forgotten gift.

*These shipping deadlines are based on items that are sold directly from Amazon or fulfilled by Amazon, but I would always confirm on your order what the shipping date will be before your submit your order, so you don’t run into any surprises and have to get a last-minute gift to cover for your gift not arriving on time.

Free Shipping Day – Amazon Discounts:

Don’t forget that Monday December 17th will also be FREE shipping day with hundreds of retailers offering FREE shipping at their stores. Amazon will not be disappointing, either, as they will offer select items with FREE Expedited shipping items. You’ll just need to add the items to your cart & select 1 day shipping.


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