Fight And Waive Amazon Fresh Delivery Fees With the Help of DoNotPay
Amazon Fresh is a grocery delivery service offered through Amazon as an alternative to grocery shopping in person. It has become increasingly popular over the past two years, with its grocery sales tripling year-over-year from 2019 to 2020. Anyone with an Amazon Prime subscription can use the Amazon Fresh delivery service, and there are also over 15 physical locations where you can physically shop or pick up your groceries as well.
The ability to have your groceries delivered to your home has never been more convenient. However, delivery services often come with increased prices and hidden fees. Considering an Amazon Prime subscriber already pays a premium for their membership, it's unfair to have to pay a fee for grocery delivery services on top of that. This guide can help you understand the breakdown of and learn how to fight and waive fees.
How Much Does Amazon Fresh Charge Per Transaction?
Anyone can use without a subscription, but the cost of shipping adds up quickly if you use it often enough. If you regularly shop through Amazon, paying for a subscription can be well worth the monthly fee. Current Amazon Prime fees are:
|$12.99 per month (plus taxes)
|This fee covers shipping of Prime items as well as Prime Video.
|$119 per year (plus tax)
|By paying for a year's membership upfront, you save about $37.
|$8.99 per month (plus taxes) for Prime Video
|If you are solely interested in Prime Video and don't use Amazon Prime for shipping, you can opt just to have access to their movie and TV selection.
Amazon Prime subscribers also have access to Amazon Fresh, which allows them to purchase their groceries online and opt to have them delivered to their homes or to pick them up from an Amazon Fresh physical location. If you spend more than $35 on a single transaction, there is no additional fee for delivery. However, if you spend less than $35 and opt for home delivery, there are fees to keep in mind. They are:
- $5 for a two-hour delivery window
- $8 for a one-hour delivery window
Additionally, Amazon Fresh introduced a $9.95 fee in late 2021 for customers who place orders through Whole Foods. These fees are paid in addition to your Amazon Prime membership fees. Many people don't realize that they have the right to appeal these Amazon Fresh delivery fees, but the following can help you understand the best way to go about it.
How to Fight Amazon Fresh Fees on Your Own
The steps to take to appeal and Amazon Fresh fee are not very clearly listed. To start the process, you could try:
- Contacting Amazon Customer Service at 1 (888) 280-4331
- Start a chat with a custom service representative through the Amazon app
- Send an email to Amazon Customer Service from the Contact Us page
- Begin a Transaction Dispute
If these options feel vague or you don't know where to start, there's no reason to feel frustrated or confused. DoNotPay has a product that can help you easily dispute fees without trying to navigate the process on your own.
DoNotPay Can Help
Most of us have come to accept that paying fees is a regular part of using many everyday services. However, you have a right to fight fees that you believe you are unnecessarily paying. DoNotPay has extensive experience helping our users with customer support issues and we will work hard to help you waive fees or get refunded for previously paid fees.
Here’s How You Can Use DoNotPay to Appeal Fees
- Search "appeal fees" on DoNotPay, choose the Fight and Waive Fees product, and select the type of fee you want to appeal.
- Select the merchant you want to appeal fees for and enter the details of your transaction, including an associated account if you have one.
- Submit your case! DoNotPay will generate the best argument for your case and make sure your fee waiver request gets sent to the merchant for processing.
DoNotPay can help you quickly, easily, and successfully fight Amazon Fresh fees and claim refunds for fees you may have already paid. We can also help you with returning purchased items and starting an item return request. Additionally, if you are an Amazon merchant or a business that sells a product online, we can help you fight chargebacks after you have refused a customer refund for valid reasons.
What Else Can DoNotPay Do?
DoNotpay can help you not just in Amazon Fresh but also waive fees from:
- Spirit Airlines
- American Airlines
- And many more!
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