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Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« on: January 04, 2017, 03:34:14 PM »
I've posted this elsewhere on the forum but it can go here as well.

I've signed up for an account on Amazon that will send The Railwire a percentage of your purchase total.  It doesn't matter what you buy; it doesn't have to be train related.  You just need to follow this link and make a purchase:  https://www.amazon.com/?tag=thera0d3-20

Want to buy a land cruiser / tank for $19,999 to avoid Sand People raids?  Go here: http://amzn.to/2iBiKH3 .

Thanks for your support. :D :tommann:

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2017, 07:00:39 AM »
Tom,

You should "pin" this thread to the top of this forum.

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2017, 11:34:55 AM »
This is a great way for us to support the forum, but can you set up a link for Amazon.ca as well for us Canucks? We are not allowed to shop using amazon.com up here...  :)
Because why not...

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2017, 05:07:12 AM »
Any way to do this for ebay?   I could make you rich!

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2017, 05:53:12 AM »
Next time I'll try to use the tag with amazon.de. Not sure if it will work though...

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2018, 01:47:47 PM »
Question - if I have items already in my cart, then go to a brower, follow the Railwire+Amazon link and complete the purchase, does that credit Railwire?  Or does the credit happen when I put the item in my cart?
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I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that.

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2018, 03:04:10 PM »
Question - if I have items already in my cart, then go to a brower, follow the Railwire+Amazon link and complete the purchase, does that credit Railwire?  Or does the credit happen when I put the item in my cart?

Good question! I believe that you would have to hit the link *before* adding to the cart. But thanks for thinking of us.

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #7 on: November 15, 2018, 01:27:37 PM »
Tom, oh Tom, if only you'd done this a few months (or even a couple of years) ago... I've literally spent thousands on stuff for my house from Amazon, including my two on-demand water heaters, all of my plumbing fixtures, even my kitchen sink...
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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #8 on: November 15, 2018, 01:30:56 PM »
Tom, oh Tom, if only you'd done this a few months (or even a couple of years) ago... I've literally spent thousands on stuff for my house from Amazon, including my two on-demand water heaters, all of my plumbing fixtures, even my kitchen sink...

He posted this in Jan 2017, I think.
I've posted this elsewhere on the forum but it can go here as well.

I've signed up for an account on Amazon that will send The Railwire a percentage of your purchase total.  It doesn't matter what you buy; it doesn't have to be train related.  You just need to follow this link and make a purchase:  https://www.amazon.com/?tag=thera0d3-20

Want to buy a land cruiser / tank for $19,999 to avoid Sand People raids?  Go here: http://amzn.to/2iBiKH3 .

Thanks for your support. :D :tommann:
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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #9 on: November 15, 2018, 02:04:47 PM »
He posted this in Jan 2017, I think.

Well, duh. And I just found it now. What can I say? I'm an idiot.
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« Reply #10 on: November 15, 2018, 02:06:53 PM »
Well, duh. And I just found it now. What can I say? I'm an idiot.

Oh stop it you! I only knew because Tom kept sending facebook messages to me several times a day. When he threatened to send over his "tasteful nudity Ed K. collection", I finally used the link.
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« Reply #11 on: November 15, 2018, 02:15:01 PM »
Well, duh. And I just found it now. What can I say? I'm an idiot.

Not really.
I remember that you ended up going offline for quite some time while trying to straighten out your life.  You could have not seen Tom's post about Amazon.
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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #12 on: November 15, 2018, 02:22:14 PM »
Tom, how hard would it be to add a new menu item under the banner called "Support" that links to a page describing the various ways to support TRW, including the link to Amazon? Many, many moons ago I did that for my Avengers website, and it generated a fair bit of coin. Thing is, people can't use the link if they're not aware of it.
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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #13 on: November 15, 2018, 02:24:51 PM »
I can probably come up with something. 

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Re: Support Railwire with your Amazon purchases
« Reply #14 on: November 15, 2018, 08:02:14 PM »
"tasteful nudity Ed K. collection"

Tell me more ...
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