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Receiving Amazon Credit From Free Glitch Orders


Hi there, I recently discovered something that others may find useful regarding glitch orders on Amazon.

There was a deal recently involving light bulbs in which you could get them for free due to a glitch. However once they arrived, I found that they didn't fit my sockets so I had no use for them.

I checked the order details and noticed that the payment method showed on the statement as a 'gift card/promotional balance'.


So I thought I'd chat with an Amazon customer service assistant to see what they could do.

They said that they couldn't offer me a full cash refund due to the purchase method being a gift card, however they could credit my account with a promotional balance, valid with any Amazon sold and distributed product!

Just an interesting point for people. Makes me wonder if i could've order 100 light bulbs and had £500+ promotional credit 😕 Haha!

over a year ago
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Sounds Great Nice One ☺️




Wow, sounds cool...


Oh wow! Nice one.


Haha, nice one.


I get £3 pantry credit all the time I choose no rush delivery....I think I collected £9 already

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