Times Prime Membership Review, Apply & Benefits

Times Prime Membership Review, Apply & Benefits

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Times Prime is a comprehensive digital membership service that provides access to premium subscriptions, exclusive offers and delightful experiences across high frequency use cases from the most renowned brands in the country. As a member, you can enjoy a wide range of exclusive benefits from brands across dining, travel, shopping, entertainment, fitness, healthcare and much more.

Times Prime Membership – Activation Benefit

With Times Prime Membership get complimentary Times Prime membership worth Rs. 999

How to activate Times Prime Membership?

  1. Customer completes 3 non ATM transactions within 60 Days of account opening
  2. Customer receives a confirmation e-mail/SMS upon fulfilling the requisite eligibility criteria which contains a link to the Opt-in page
  3. Customer visits the Opt-in page* and provides his consent for obtaining Times Prime Membership by filling in his details within 15 Days of receiving the confirmation mail
  4. Once customer has submitted his details, he will receive a congratulation e-mail/SMS within 72 hours of request, which will contain his Voucher Code* to obtain Times Prime Membership
  5. Customer will visit www.timesprime.com or download the Times Prime Mobile Application and register with his bank Registered Email Id or Registered Mobile Number
  6. Customer enters the voucher code received in the “Have a Gift/referral code?” option on the registration page
  7. Customer completes registration process and receives Times Prime Membership applicable for a period of 1 Year

Times Prime Subscription Fee

Times Prime comes at a price of Rs 999 for an annual subscription.

You can opt for their free trial of 30 days before you purchase the membership.

Moreover, there are multiple discounts on the membership fee that you should avail.

Few ongoing offers on the membership fee are listed below:

  • Referral: You get a flat discount if a friend refers you to Time Prime. When I purchased my membership, the referral discount was INR. 400. It keeps on varying and is INR 200 right now. You can use my referral code ‘TUSH9018’ to avail the discount.
  • Pay Zapp: PayZapp Card is a mobile wallet powered by HDFC Bank and enables you to make digital payments. You can pay for Time Prime membership via the PayzApp and get 30% cashback. This offers keeps changing from 30% to even 100% and is in form of cashback.
  • Times Card: If you pay via HDFC Times credit card, you get an instant discount of 30%.

Benefits of Times Prime Membership

Times Prime offers amazing benefits divided across 3 categories.

Let’s cover all the benefits one by one:

1. Premium Subscriptions

If you are a Times Prime member, you get complimentary access to 20+ premium subscriptions, few I love are listed below:

  • Gaana Plus: You get 1 year subscription to the Gaana plus app and can go for unlimited songs download, ad-free experience and access to HD music at 320 KBPS. You can use your subscription on 5 devices. A saving of Rs. 399 per year.
  • OYO Wizard: This 1 year subscription worth Rs. 499 is good for people who love travel or are into professions that demand traveling. You get 10% discount and unlimited usage option.
  • ZEE5: This is latest addition under memberships of Times Prime. You get free 6 months ZEEE5 subscription worth Rs. 599. Watch shows and movies with smart streaming for any device or network.
  • Dineout Gourmet Passport: This subscription is worth Rs. 799 which you get for free as Times Prime member. Now enjoy your favourite cuisines in best of the outlets and avail complimentary dishes.

While there are a couple of more subscriptions as shown below, the above 5 subscriptions alone save you more than Rs. 2300 a year.

2. Exclusive Offers

Times Prime has a pool of offers cross restaurants and ecommerce portals, some of which I am mentioning below:-

  • Chayos: Once a month, you get a free chai from Chayos. Yes, absolutely free without any terms and conditions of minimum billing.
  • Myntra: 15% discount up to Rs. 750 on minimum order of Rs. 2,000. Guess how much you can yearly save on online shopping.
  • PVR: Food & beverage voucher worth Rs 250 per single use that can be used on PVR’s website. You can avail 4 such vouchers during the year.
  • Looks Salon: You get Rs 1000 off on Salon services on a spend of Rs 2000 and above. Save while you relax.
  • Yatra: Discount of Rs. 3,000 on international flights booking of minimum Rs. 30,000 and 25% off up to Rs. 3,000 on hotel bookings
  • 1mg: You off on medicines every month.
  • UBER: You can avail 25% Off on Uber Premier, 20% on Uber Hire and 15% on Uber Intercity. Now save while traveling!

Out of all these options, I have used Chayos, PVR and 1 mg offer multiple times. These offers work like a charm and helps save some good bucks.

3. Insider events

If you are enthusiastic about events and experiences, you can avail heavy discounts on events through:-

  • Insider.in
  • Smaaash
  • CherishX

You can enjoy various events in the genre of adventure, comedy, dance, music etc. in various cities. Special privileges and discounts are available for Times Prime members.

Payment Options for Membership Fee

You can pay for your Times Prime subscription through any of the payment methods like debit card, credit card, netbanking, PayzApp, wik, and Paytm. On top of this, you can also redeem your Times points.

Times Prime Membership Review 2021

  • Worth the subscription price that you pay
  • Huge savings
  • Multiple premium subscription services available
  • A decent option for food lovers, party lovers and shopaholics
  • Exciting offers & discounts; they keep upgrading
  • Exclusive payment partnerships with HDFC Payzapp, HDFC Times Card & Times Points
  • Multiple Discounts and offers