[EXPIRED] Today Only: Amazon offering $8.62 off $50. Works with non-Amazon gift cards!


Amazon 8point62

This is a nice deal if you buy exactly $50 worth of stuff.  You should be able to buy $50 by-mail gift cards to Starbucks, Whole Foods, Southwest, Airbnb, Hotels.com, etc.  $8.62 off $50 results in a 17.24% discount.  E-gift cards work too!

Don’t forget to start your shopping at JetBlue in order to earn 3 points per dollar!  Also, you should be able to use Amazon credit to pay by switching the payment type when you get to the checkout screen.

Here are the details, directly from Amazon.com:

To Redeem Offer:

  • Add $50 or more of eligible items to your cart.
  • Enter promo code BIGTHANKS at checkout.

Terms & Conditions:

Today only, get $8.62 off your purchase of $50 or more when you apply promo code BIGTHANKS at checkout. (Actually, we’ll round up from 8.627, so your discount will be $8.63.)

  • Offer expires at 11:59 p.m. (PT) 2/22/2017.
  • Offer only applies to products sold by Amazon.com.
  • Offer does not apply to digital content, video games, or Amazon Gift Cards.
  • Offer does not apply to orders placed through Alexa, Prime Now, Amazon Restaurants, or any mobile application other than the Amazon Shopping App.
  • Offer limited to one per customer and account.
  • Offer may not be combined with other offers.
  • Items must be purchased in a single order and shipped at the same speed to a single address.
  • Taxes, shipping and handling, and gift wrap charges do not apply when determining minimum purchase amount.
  • Shipping charges and taxes may apply to discounted promotional items.
  • Offer is non-transferable and may not be resold.
  • Offer discount will be allocated proportionally among all promotional items in your order.
  • If any of the products or content related to this offer are returned, your refund will equal the amount you paid for the product or content, subject to applicable refund policies.
  • If you violate any of these terms, the offer will be invalid.
  • Amazon reserves the right to modify or cancel the offer at any time.

Hat Tip: SlickDeals

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BTW, if you family has multiple Amazon accounts, you can get multiple credits. No need to be Prime.


Worked on a $50 electronic gift card from airbnb, using Amazon GC credit.

Mark O

Staples is a slight money maker


How so?


Awesome deal, thanks for sharing that.