Amazon Will Let Shoppers Pay with Venmo at Checkout
Amazon announced today that it will begin offering Venmo as a new payment option for orders placed on Amazon.com and the Amazon mobile app. Venmo will start to rollout to select Amazon customers today, and everyone will be able to pay with Venmo by Black Friday.
Placing an order using Venmo is simple and hassle-free. To get started, customers will add their Venmo account as a payment method to their Amazon account. Once their account is added, customers can select Venmo as their payment option during checkout. Customers can also choose to select Venmo as their default payment option after adding their Venmo account.
Venmo will give Amazon customers another choice during the checkout experience. The company currently accepts credit cards debit cards, HSA and FSA accounts, as well as EBT cards. It also offers frequent discounts to encourage customers to use their credit card points.