Category Archives: Amazon

Amazon Offers Two Factor Authentication

Amazon just started this so signup as soon as possible. They also want a backup phone number so that might be a problem for some people. You could use Google Authenticator and your own phone number or possibly your Google … Continue reading

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Amazon Spending Per Year

One of the questions I was trying to figure out was how much I spent on Amazon.com during the last 12 months. It seems like something that would be easy to find, but it’s not. I did find the link … Continue reading

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Amazon – How to Get the Lowest Price

While Amazon usually has the best price on most items, what I’ve found is that the price on many items will vary tremendously. One label maker I was looking at varied in price from $9.98 and $39.99! If you have … Continue reading

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No Amazon Prime on Tivo?

I’ve been wondering why Tivo would have an Amazon Instant Video app, but didn’t have a link for Amazon Prime videos? The answer is in the chart below. You have to have a 2014 Tivo model or later. ┬áHere’s the … Continue reading

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Make Free Donations via Amazon

Amazon Smile is a new program whereby any purchase you make via their Smile.Amazon.com website will donate .5% of the purchase price to a charity of your choosing. Right now, only physical products, not digital, are included. The problem I … Continue reading

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Kindle Paperwhite – Review and Notes

We just got our new Kindle Paperwhite e-reader and thought we’d share our impressions and notes. After plugging it in and turning it on, it has a nice walk-through which shows and explains many of the options – it’s very … Continue reading

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Which is Cheaper – Amazon or Walmart?

While I normally just buy stuff on Amazon without thinking, today I decided to do some cost comparison on a pill I take every day – Glucosamine Sulfate. On Amazon, the cost is $22.77. On Walmart the cost is $12.84. … Continue reading

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