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Smile Amazon - for the UK (note: nothing to do with EC!)

Discussion in 'Fundraising' started by Sly Saint, Mar 7, 2018.

  1. Sly Saint

    Sly Saint Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Just signed up to this for Invest in ME.
    Note; to get the donation when you shop on Amazon you need to go via a different URL. This is explained and you can get an Amazon assistant addon for your browser.

    https://smile.amazon.co.uk/
     
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  2. Alvin

    Alvin Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    I LOLed at nothing to do with EC, smile is so synonymous with her that we are jaded now :wtf:
     
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    adambeyoncelowe Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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  4. Sly Saint

    Sly Saint Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    "Amazon donates 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of eligible purchases to the charitable organisation of your choice."
     
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    adambeyoncelowe Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Oops. You're right. That's what I meant.
     
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    Cinders66 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    I'd been using a link on meruk website where I'd thought more than 0.5% went to them from amazon.
    It's worth doing as I regularly shop there simply for convenience, or price but it doesn't make amazon a hero, their tax affairs and many other companies give good cash back on sites such as easy fundraising or topcashback (up to 12-15% in some cases) so don't think amazon is always the best way to assist charities through shopping.
     
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    Jan Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Well that was so easy even I could do it!
     

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