Posted by & filed under Accounting Information Systems, Accounting Principles, Advanced Accounting, All Articles, Auditing, Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Uncategorized. Inc (AMZN.O) raised the monthly fee for the U.S. version of its fast-shipping and video-streaming service Amazon Prime by $2.


1. What is the goal of this price increase?
2. When was the last time Amazon raised a Prime rate?
3. What did Amazon’s price increase coincide with?
4. Approximately how many Prime members does Amazon have?


Venugopal, A. Amazon boosts monthly fee for Prime by $2, maintains yearly rate. Reuters, Jan. 19 (Retrievable online at