Amazon offers reduced prime membership to medicaid recipients

Amazon offers reduced prime membership to medicaid recipients
(Source amazon.com)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Amazon is reducing the price of its Prime membership for Medicaid recipients.

The online retailer announced to Reuters Wednesday that recipients will be able to subscribe to Prime for 5.99 a month.

According to amazon.com, the normal price for Prime is $12.99 per month or $99 per year. So that's a savings of up to $84.

To qualify for the Medicaid discount customers must have a valid Medicaid card or Electronic Benefits Transfer, better known as EBT, card. Customers can renew it annually for up to 4 years.

To get more information on this offer, visit Reuters website.

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