[amsat-bb] Amazon Smile
burns at fisher.cc
Tue Jul 22 12:35:33 UTC 2014
I've also signed up, and have probably bought a few hundred dollars worth
of stuff since then. .5% is not huge, and is probably more helpful to
Amazon (via publicity) than to AMSAT, but it can't hurt.
I would add that usually I go directly to the Smile page with my link, but
on the rare occasion when I might follow another link or even type in
amazon.com, Amazon reminds me that I am signed up for Smile. Not bad.
On Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 2:12 AM, Bryan Herbert <ke6zgp at gmail.com> wrote:
> I also signed up and have bought a few things but it is my understanding
> only 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products goes to AMSAT. So if
> you buy a DVD worth $19.99 and it's eligible for AmazonSmile, roughly $0.10
> of that $19.99 will go to AMSAT but I think Amazon waits until something
> like $100 is collected before sending any money to AMSAT.
> Bryan Herbert - KE6ZGP
> Newhall, CA. DM04RJ USA
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