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Amazon shelves plans to stop accepting Visa credit cards - here's all you need to know

Amazon has shelved plans to stop people using Visa credit cards to buy items on the shopping platform from 19 January.

17 January 2022

Warning: One week to go before Amazon stops accepting Visa credit cards – and there's a trick for some shoppers to get a free £10 or £20 credit

Amazon shoppers will no longer be able to make purchases using Visa credit cards from 19 January 2022, the retail giant has announced.

11 January 2022

Martin Lewis: Switch your default Visa credit card on Amazon now and get up to £20 back

Following the shock announcement that Amazon will stop accepting Visa credit cards in January 2022, Martin Lewis explains how you can get up to £20 when changing your default Amazon payment card. The founder also discusses the top cashback and reward credit cards in the latest episode of The Martin Lewis Money Show.

19 November 2021

Amazon expands trade-in service to include smartphones and consoles - here's how it compares

You can now trade-in used smartphones and consoles on Amazon in return for vouchers to spend at the online retailer. It's an expansion of the scheme, which has until now only been available on Amazon's own brands, such as Echo, Kindle, and Ring.

28 October 2021

Amazon launches free grocery deliveries for Prime members in some areas

Amazon's online grocery delivery service will now offer 'free' delivery on orders of £40+ to Prime members living in certain postcodes in London and the south east – but don't automatically assume it offers the best deal

29 July 2020

Amazon ad for one-day delivery banned

An Amazon advert for one-day delivery as part of its Prime membership has been found to be

13 August 2018

Some Amazon Prime Day deals were cheaper weeks ago, MSE finds

Some of the products discounted in Amazon's Prime Day sale are actually more pricey than they were just weeks ago

17 July 2018

'Alexa, I have a question about tax credits'

Amazon's Alexa can now help with questions about tax credits renewals, HMRC has said

11 July 2018

Premier League football comes to Amazon Prime

Online giant Amazon has today bought the rights to 20 live Premier League matches per season.

7 June 2018

Amazon delivery overhaul - is yours still free?

A change to Prime Now means you now have to spend more to get free delivery

14 November 2017