Some may be thinking that they have missed the deadline to get free shipping for items they want to buy for Christmas via Amazon. But that isn’t so. If you sign up for a free trial of Amazon Prime, you can get free two-day shipping, and then if you don’t want to pay for it, just cancel it after your Christmas shopping is done. You can also get Amazon.com Gift Cards in a greeting card with free one-day shipping – or just have it delivered via e-mail. Kindle eBooks can be delivered directly to the person digitally as a gift – no shipping required! They also have free one-day shipping on select last minute gift ideas. This seemed like a useful Public Service Announcement to offer, since I’ve seen some people complaining or worried about these sorts of things.
On the subject of Christmas shopping, I like this cartoon by Dave Walker: