Amazon Prime members enjoy many perks – free shipping, faster delivery, music, video streaming services, and much more. You may have wondered why Amazon seems to be charging you $13.77 each month for Amazon Prime Shipping Club. Is this charge from Amazon? Here’s all you need to know.
What Is Amazon Prime Shipping Club?
Amazon Prime Shipping Club is a fraudulent monthly credit card charge. Amazon Prime Shipping Club pretends to be Amazon to scam the credit cards of Amazon Prime members. Victims of this scam are charged around $13.00 to $15.00 monthly, most of whom are charged $13.77 monthly.
- Amazon Prime Shipping Club is scam pretending to be Amazon.
- You stop paying for Amazon Prime Shipping club by contacting your credit card company such as American Express.
- You can get your money back by asking your credit card company for a refund.
You might wonder if Amazon owns Amazon Prime Shipping Club or if Amazon is the reason for the monthly charge. Read on to find out why you see charges from Amazon Prime Shipping Club and how to cancel Amazon it.
How do I Cancel Amazon Shipping Club?
Amazon Prime Shipping Club billing fraud is often targeted at existing Amazon Prime members. So, to cancel Amazon Shipping Club, you must cancel the credit card associated with your Amazon Prime subscription account.
Since the fault is not from Amazon, canceling your Prime membership can do little to nothing to stop these charges, as your credit card is the primary target.
So, to cancel your Amazon Prime Shipping Club subscription, you must report the scam activity to your credit card company. Usually, your credit card company will help you investigate these charges and even give you a refund if possible.
Some of the complaints made to the American Express (AmEx) credit card company have been successful. Usually, American Express confirms the scam, destroys the affected card, refunds the amount, and gives the victims a new credit card.
So, only your credit card company can help you. And since Amazon is not associated with the Amazon Prime Shipping Club, they cannot issue refunds, cancel the subscription, or do anything specific to help you if you reach customer care.
How Much Does Amazon Prime Shipping Club Charge?
Amazon Prime Shipping Club charges its victims different amounts ranging from $13.09 to $16 every month, and this could sometimes be more or else. So, Amazon Prime Shipping Club does not charge any fixed amount from credit cards.
Sometimes, Amazon Prime Shipping Club charges its victims more than once a month. Also, many reported cases of Amazon Prime Shipping Club scam activities are not usually recorded in the Amazon database.
In some cases, the scam is detected in the Amazon database. But, in these cases, Amazon either sees additional phone numbers (other than the victim’s original phone number) or another Amazon Prime account entirely with the credit card information.
Can You Get Your Money Back From Amazon US Prime Shipping Club?
You can sometimes get back the money removed by the Amazon Prime Shipping Club, which has largely been successful for Amazon Prime members using American Express credit cards.
When victims of this Shipping Club scam report to their credit card companies. And this is the same advice Amazon will give you if you give them a call.
Usually, your credit card company will help you investigate the charges. Some US Prime Shipping Club victims got refunds after reporting to their credit card companies.
Is Amazon Associated With Amazon Prime Shipping Club?
Amazon has no link with Amazon Prime Shipping Club. These credit card scammers attach Amazon to its name to make it sound credible. So, while this name suggests that they are affiliated with Amazon, it is not true.
In addition, Amazon Prime Shipping Club hides under the shadow of free shipping offered by Amazon to charge their victims. Sometimes, they may even ship Amazon packages to a victim’s address, even if they didn’t order them.
Should You Report The Amazon Prime Shipping Club Scam?
If you are an Amazon Prime Shipping Club victim, don’t hesitate to report it immediately. You should immediately report to your credit card company. While you may want to inform Amazon about this, they may not be able to resolve it.
Once you report the scam, your credit card company will stop further transactions on the affected credit card, and they usually have to disable the card and issue another card.
If you do not report on time, the scammers will keep debiting your account for an Amazon Prime Shipping Club subscription.
Can You Call Amazon Prime Shipping Club?
Is there a phone number for Amazon Prime Shipping Club? No, there is no available number to call Amazon Prime Shipping Club.
Since Amazon Prime Shipping Club commits fraudulent acts secretly, there is no way you can reach out to them through phone calls or email.
Instead of trying to call Amazon Prime Shipping Club, you can contact Amazon or your credit card company. You can call Amazon through this customer service phone number:1-888-289-4331. You can call the American Express credit card company at 800-528-4800.
How Did I Sign Up For Amazon Prime Shipping Club?
It is not certain how Amazon customers signed up for Amazon Prime Shipping Club. However, many of the victims of the Amazon Prime Shipping Club are Amazon prime subscribers with their credit cards linked to their Amazon accounts.
Usually, Amazon Prime members that are victims of Amazon Prime Shipping Club have their American Express credit card information hacked. This allows the fraudulent charges to take place in the name of the Amazon Prime Shipping Club.
These scammers somehow get access to the credit information of Amazon Prime members, enabling them to charge their victims. So, it is not yet clear how people signed up for Amazon Prime Shipping Club.
Usually, these scammers try to get a hold of your credit card details by accessing your Amazon account. They can add their phone numbers to your Amazon account, add a monthly subscription to your credit card, and even order and ship packages.
They can also open another Amazon account using your credit card details, billing that credit card monthly for Amazon Prime Shipping Club membership.
It is important to note that Amazon Prime Shipping Club has no link with Amazon. Amazon Prime Shipping Club scams the credit cards of some Amazon Prime members (usually American Express). The Amazon Prime Shipping Club has no phone number, and you may be able to get a refund from your credit card company.
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