Amazon is the largest e-commerce company in the world. The company was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos and has its headquarters in Seattle, WA. Amazon was initially an online bookstore, but later it diversified into selling Music CDs, electronics, apparel, furniture, toys, and other merchandise. Aside from selling household consumer merchandise, Amazon also sells the Amazon Kindle, Fire Phone, and provides cloud-based services and international shipping for some of its merchandize. Amazon has different retail sites for the US, the UK, France, Canada, Germany, Brazil, India, and Mexico.
Applying for an Amazon Store Card
Amazon has made it easy to shop and pay for merchandise at the Amazon store. All you need is to apply for store card. You can apply for the card any time as long as you are 18 years old and above, a US resident, and have a Social Security Number. Currently, the Amazon store card is issued solely by Synchrony Bank. To apply for a card, go to Amazon.com storecard and then click apply.
Follow the instructions on the screen and fill all the details as required. You will get a quick response in about 30 seconds. Once your application is approved, you will get a notification about your credit limit. Your credit card line and full card number will be dispatched via regular mail within 7-10 days. If you don’t application isn’t approved instantly, you’ll get a notification from Synchrony bank within 2-4 weeks.
If you already have an account, you simply need to login in start shopping.
Making Payments using Amazon Storecard
Once you sign up and get an amazon.com storecard, you can make one-time payment or recurring payments. You simply need to sign into your Synchrony bank account and hover to the payments tab right on top of the page. Next, select the Make a Payment option then enter the minimum amount. Fill in the checking account details plus your bank’s routing number and then confirm the details. Once you verify that the information is accurate, authorise the payment. The same procedure applies when you’re making recurring payments only that you will have to review and agree to the terms stipulated for recurring payment.
When you sign up, you $10 Gift Card will be loaded instantly to your account upon approval of your card application. The Amazon.com store card doesn’t expire. Once you apply and get your card, you can use it perpetually. Once you get your card, you can start making purchasing from Amazon.
Benefits of Having a Storecard
Applying for an Amazon.com storecard is a simple procedure. Amazon also offers various benefits for customers who apply for the store card. Card holders enjoy special financing on any purchase for a period of 6 months, 12 months, or 24 months. As a customer, you can view you statement online and pay your bill conveniently. You also have the option to update your account information anytime and enroll for either one-time or recurring payments. Every customer also enjoys Zero Fraud Liability for charges that were applied without their consent or authorization. Card holders also enjoy access to promotions and great rewards through Amazon reward point system.