Amazon is like Woolworths of the online world (just touching wood it doesn’t shut down!)
What I mean is that you can buy pretty much anything and everything, at a pretty decent price to be delivered same day (in some cases!)
Even though it’s great, you’ve still got to spend your money if you want to buy anything….but what if you could get free Amazon gift cards?
Earn free Amazon gift cards
Don’t just buy gift cards or hope you’ll get one for your birthday!
There are loads of ways to earn Amazon gift cards.
Here are my favourites:
1. Inbox pounds
Earn cash (or you can choose Amazon gift vouchers) from taking surveys (paying up to £5 a go!), searching the web, taking part in competitions, playing online games and even reading emails! The more you participate the more offers they’ll send you to earn even with their Paid emails.
Shop via Quidco and you earn free cashback on your purchases. If may sound too good to be true, but this really works.
We’ve earned hundreds of pounds over the years, saving so much money on our usual spends at the supermarket, when buying clothes, swapping energy providers or even getting insurance.
You’re able to cash out straight to your bank, but you can earn more with Amazon. Swap your cashback for an Amazon gift card and you can earn an extra 2.5% top up bonus.
(As an added bonus, sign up to the Skint Dad weekly newsletter and you’ll get access to a new member Quidco offer to get £20 free cashback!)
Complete tasks like surveys, watching videos, listening to the radio and playing games and you earn “bucks” as those Swagbucks add up, you’re able to exchange them for Amazon gift vouchers.
You can even earn extra bucks finding codes on their Facebook and Instagram pages. Plus, you can earn an extra £3 if when you collect £25 of points in the first 30 days.
You can buy unwanted gift cards from Zeek – while this doesn’t sound free, you are able to get freebies with it.
Sign up with Zeek and you get £5 off a £45 spend, which is far better than paying full price for the gift vouchers.
You can get to test out free products at home as well as earn money through giving your opinion on paid research and surveys with Mingle.
There is a free monthly prize draw to win an Amazon Kindle Fire and you can get paid in cash or in Amazon gift cards.
Earn free Amazon vouchers but taking surveys with i-Say. They run a decent loyalty program too and give out points when you’re loyal and complete more surveys.
On top of this, they run a monthly giveaway and offer you the chance to win a £90 prepaid MasterCard® just for joining.
7. Opinion Outpost
As well as receiving rewards points (which you can cash out in free Amazon UK vouchers) for each survey you take part in you also are entered into their quarterly prize draw for each survey you take part in.
Every four months, Opinion Outpost pick one lucky winner who walks away with £5,000 in cash!! The more times you enter surveys, the more chance you have to enter.
8. Receipt Hog
Take photos of your receipts and you can earn with Receipt Hog! Easy, hey?!
With this money making app, you save your points up until you can exchange them for cash via PayPal or you can opt for an Amazon voucher instead.
Earn Amazon gift cards by taking surveys, watching videos and surfing the web. Get 10 points for just signing up today.
It doesn’t take long for your points to add up and then you can cash out with a digital voucher instantly. Cashing to Amazon is just one option, but there are over 350 different gift cards to choose from.
>> Sign up to InstaGC here <<
Collect points taking part in online paid surveys with GlobalTestMarket for an easy way to tot up cash.
You also get sweepstakes entries to win other prizes too. It’s a simple way to make money online and you can cash out in Amazon vouchers as well as other vouchers too.
11. Valued Opinions
As well as completing paid online surveys with Valued Opinions you’re able to review advertising campaigns and test new products.
You can earn up to £5 per survey which you can cash out in gift vouchers for places like Amazon UK, John Lewis, M&S, Boots and many more!
It’s a slow burner but Qmee pays out in cash immediately for just searching online. You can also cash out with free Amazon gift cards.
You need to download a browser extension then use it as the new Google. You can boost your earnings by taking part in surveys.
>> Sign up to Qmee here <<
13. My Survey
MySurvey gives you the chance to enter online surveys, record diaries and take part in product tests to earn money online.
You earn points for each task you complete (which can be up to £5 in rewards). You can then swap your points over for products, free Amazon gift cards, e-certificates, vouchers, money or you can donate your rewards to charity if you wish.
>> Join up to MySurvey here <<
Get 500 points when you register with Toluna today and get another 1,300 for completing your profile. Then, continue to earn points when you complete surveys.
When you collect enough points, you can cash them out for Amazon vouchers, PayPal transfer or can even opt to try an instant win prize.
Get a £5 free Amazon gift card in one week but using the MobileXpression app.
It’s a market research panel which looks at your using the internet from your mobile. After the 7 days is up (and you’ve earned your first gift card) you can keep it on and carry on earning more.
Surveyeah paid surveys can be quick and easy with you being able to complete some of them in just 1 minute, however most last between 5 and 15 minutes.
Surveys are worth from £0.25 up to £4 and you should get around one invitation a week which you can then swap for Amazon vouchers (or cash if you’d prefer).
17. Job Spotter
Set up by the job hunting site Indeed, the Job Spotter app pays you money for finding and posting a picture of job adverts in shop windows.
It helps people job hunting and also helps your pocket as you’re able to cash out and earn free Amazon vouchers.
Earn money online entering surveys, playing games or simply just listening to the radio with GetPaidTo.
You collect points as you complete tasks and, when you’ve got enough, they pay out as cash or you can choose vouchers (including Amazon gift cards).
Like playing with apps? Use FeaturePoints to download apps, have a play then earn cash or free Amazon gift cards. If you don’t want to keep the app after a two minute play around you can just delete it.
You’ll need to access the site via your mobile and use the referral DA3R9M to earn a bonus 50 points to get you started.
20. Mechanical Turk (MTurk)
They don’t let anyone do this, so you need to apply. MTurk is about completing Human Intelligence Tasks for businesses, like collecting data, looking for images or data entry.
You’re able to cash out when you’ve done the tasks but can opt for Amazon vouchers to be credited to your Amazon account instead.
>> Apply to join MTurk here <<
Yep, believe it or not, you’re able to get free gift cards from Amazon directly!!
This offer isn’t running all the time, but it’s always worth keeping an eye out. Simply top up a gift card on Amazon for yourself and they will give you free Amazon gift vouchers in credit.
Free Amazon gift cards
So there are loads of ways here to earn free Amazon gift cards.
Give them all a go and you’ll be able to credit your account with free money in no time.
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