Amazon recently announced (via that they will now be offering discounted Amazon Prime memberships to those who receive government assistance, such as food stamps or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

Eligible customers will have the opportunity to get all of the great Amazon Prime benefits (free 2-day shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV and more) for just $5.99 per month–normally $99.00/year or $10.99/month (if you opt in for their payment plan).

To learn more about this and get more details, head here.