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Old 09-28-2013, 11:13 PM   #1
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How do I pay for shipping on Amazon with items that are eligible for free shipping?


Does anyone else ever have this problem? It's so annoying! I don't want to spend 25$! I have a little add-on item I want to buy and pay extra to ship it, it won't let me! Is their any way to get around this? I can't find anything on the internet helpful. Nobody else seems to have the problem I've been having.
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Old 09-29-2013, 12:22 AM   #2
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What about buying it through other vendors? Like if you go to the "8 new from $4.43" type link.
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Old 09-29-2013, 12:31 AM   #3
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It has happened to me recently while I was online shopping there... Amazon.com is now making some of their items "Add-on" that must add up to $25.00 or more for the item to be shipped or shipped free.. My advice for you is to just find non-amazon dealers out there with good feedback, prices, and reasonable shipping prices. They should be able to ship your items without needing to add on $25 dollars or more worth of merchandise.
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