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Posted by Mayank on March 21, 2014 in Personal Finance

If you head over to Amazon, you will find quite a few products listed at huge discounts. Amazon makes it super easy for you to find products relevant to you, but it does not make it equally easy to find discounts relevant to you (and understandably so!). Say, you’re interested in the Amazon BestSeller Printer, Epson XP-310. You would be happy to see it listed for a particular discount price (it was listed at 40% discount when I wrote this pRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on March 20, 2014 in Personal Finance

I, along with my friend were planning to buy a heart rate monitor. We had narrowed our choice to Polar FT7 through Amazon (it had the least listing price), but we had not ordered it and were still reviewing similar products. One night, I had made my mind and went ahead with the purchase of the same. I bought Polar FT7 from Amazon for $78. Next day I informed my friend about my purchase and he told me that the price of Polar FT7 had dropped to $75Read More...

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Posted by Prashant on September 10, 2012 in How To,Kindle

X – Ray for Movies is a feature exclusively available on new Kindle Fire HD tablets which were launched recently by Amazon. Using X – Ray for movies, while watching any movie using Amazon Instant Video you can get the information about the actors by simply tapping the Kindle screen. “Who’s that guy?” and “What’s he been in?” are example of questions which will be answered within seconds when you useRead More...

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Posted by Prashant on August 8, 2012 in How To,Website

Whenever I look for something on Amazon, for next few days I see Amazon ads for that product almost all over the internet. Amazon doesn’t care even if I was just browsing that product on their store.  Their system thinks that if I was looking for a product on Amazon there are strong chances that I may buy that product if persuaded by these advertisements on partner websites. If you are also unhappy with this unwanted advertisement and wantRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on August 7, 2012 in How To

Normally prices go down and that is what we as consumers tend to believe. However, that is always not always the case. While it is true that overall the prices do go down over a longer period of time, however, the prices do show a lot of variation in shorter period of time. I love to buy products from Amazon because I do not need to pay sales tax and also, it is usually at Amazon that I end up getting the lowest price of a product, apart from theRead More...

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Posted by Mayank on December 6, 2011 in How To

Lately, I’ve been spending a lot of time trying to get the best deals for my Holiday shopping list, I’ve been trying to set up a few things, so that I’m ahead of the curve to get the best deals before they are sold out. During the Holiday season, prices vary a lot and retails try to lure customers by offering particular items at throwaway prices in anticipation that they will buy more products from them at the same time. In simple tRead More...

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