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Is Kindle Unlimited Worth It?

Thumbnail image for Is Kindle Unlimited Worth It? by Barbara J. Feldman July 28, 2014

Last week Amazon announced a Kindle book membership program that includes unlimited books from their Kindle Unlimited library of 600,000 titles for $9.99 a month. Is it worth it? First of all, it’s certainly worth taking advantage of their Kindle Unlimited 30-day free trial. The free trial will give you access to to all the […]

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How to Share Your Amazon Prime Account

Thumbnail image for How to Share Your Amazon Prime Account by Barbara J. Feldman July 24, 2012

Amazon Prime is an annual membership that provides free two-day shipping on qualifying Amazon purchases for you and four “household members.” What this membership-sharing means is that you can provide Amazon Prime shipping benefits to your parents, siblings and friends. Yes, friends are included. The “household” definition is very loose, and the only check in […]

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Amazon Releases Price Check App

by Barbara J. Feldman December 20, 2011

Amazon.com released their Price Check app for Android and iPhone last week. Using either a scanned bar code, a snapped photo, typed input or voice command, the app will display product prices from Amazon.com (including all its online merchants.) In addition to reading reviews and buying directly from the app, you have the option of […]

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Learning to Sell on Amazon

by Barbara J. Feldman September 6, 2011

In addition to being a great site for shopping, Amazon.com is also excellent way to sell stuff. To begin, look for the “Sell on Amazon” link near the bottom of most pages (below the “Make Money With Us” headline.) If you sell less than forty items per month, Amazon only charges $0.99 per sale plus […]

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Kindle 2 Live Up to the Hype?

by Barbara J. Feldman March 3, 2009

Does Amazon’s Kindle 2 live up to the hype? Here are three reviews of the new e-book reader. CNET editors rated it “Excellent” Alatest gave it a 96 out of 100. The New York Times concludes “Good before, better now.”.

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Need To Know: Safe Online Shopping

by Barbara J. Feldman November 28, 2007

There are many people who shop online and have done so for several years without incident. Considering all of the internet transactions that take place, the percentage of those that are fraudulent or illegitimate is very small. Nonetheless, it is vital that you do not dismiss the risks and think, “it could never happen to […]

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