Originally Posted by epiphany
Are you sure about that? I thought someone posted that you can buy gift cards from an account with a non-US credit card, send these to an account with a US address and use them to pay for the Kindle and ebooks, eliminating the need for a US credit card. Of course the Kindle would be delivered to the address on the US account so you can't get it shipped directly overseas.
You are correct. There are several people here that live outside the US that do this.
Of course, Amazon could shut this off. But, not everyone has or uses credit cards.