Finances

Let the Federal Trade Commission help you

If you have ever been ripped off by a scam or you suspect fraud call the FTC or file a report. To avoid being scammed visit the FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION. By educating yourself you will be less likely to be taken’ These people that pull these cons are smart but you can be smart as well.  This is you. You’ve been ripped off, or you’ve spotted a scam. Don’t keep it to yourself. Take it to the Federal Trade Commission by filing a complaint. What kind of complaint? The Federal Trade…

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Finances

Selling on Amazon

I have struggled with amazon’s calculations since beginning to sell books on Amazon. At first, I thought “Wow how cool is this”. Then I started to dig deeper into the way they charge what they charge Amazon fees FBA Pick & Pack Fee ($1.06) Amazon fees FBA Weight Handling Fee ($0.85) Amazon fees Referral Fee on Item Price ($1.21) Amazon fees Variable Closing Fee ($1.35) Product charges $8.09 In this example above: the cost to sell a book for $8.09 is $4.47 leaving a profit of $3.62. This is amazons…

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