What Is a Personal Account?

Amazon Payments Personal Accounts enable account holders to make payments on third-party websites using the credit cards already stored on file with With an Amazon Payments account, you can make secure purchases from third-party (that is, websites that accept Amazon Payments without having to re-enter your payment information. As an added benefit, there is no cost to you when you use Amazon Payments for your purchases. You can also send & receive money from your friends and family to your e-mail address or U.S. mobile phone number.