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Getting Started with AmazonSmile

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Getting Started with AmazonSmile
Posted: 10/06/2018 - 3:26 pm
Buy Through AmazonSmile and Benefit the Society
     AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon.com with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Please choose Union County Genealogical Society.
      Every item available for purchase on www.amazon.com is also available on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com) at the same price. So, when you shop on AmazonSmile you just log into www.smile.amazon.com from your web browser on your computer or your mobile device. You may like to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it easier to return and start your next shopping experience at AmazonSmile. Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages. Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not eligible.
     Do you already have an account with Amazon.com? No problem. You can use your existing Amazon.com account for the AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.
     On your first visit to AmazonSmile, www.smile.amazon.com, you need to select a charitable organization (Union County Genealogical Society) to allow our society to receive donations from your eligible purchases.  Go to https://smile.amazon.com and a page will pop up where you can insert the information:
The quickest way is to insert this number into the lower box on the right side: 42-1313225.
     The quickest way is to insert this number into the lower box as shown above: 42-1313225  then choose the search button. The next page that pops up will allow you to choose Union County Genealogical Society. Now you can shop.
     AmazonSmile will remember your selection, then thereafter, every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to our society. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes or service charges.
     From time to time AmazonSmile may offer special, limited time promotions that increase the donation amount on one or more products or services. Donations are automatically made by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you. Our Genelogical Society automatically benefits with no further efforts from you. Just shop till yur heart is content and we thank you.