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Old 07 February 2013, 20:47   #1
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Why is the annual sub 66+ for 6 issues per year when individual issues are only 6.89?

That is less than 42 per year if I buy each issue as it becomes available at Amigakit versus if I buy a year's sub at 66.

Why the massive markup in postage? (I know it comes from Germany) Am better off buying an issue one at a time. ???
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Old 07 February 2013, 21:33   #2
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I think I paid around 3 for postage as and when they came out. I lost interest in the magazine though about 6 months ago so no idea how much postage has inflated. I did buy my first issue straight from Germany but it actually cost me more than buying from amigakit. also took longer.

edit: thinking about it, if it cost me more to have it shipped from germany, then it makes sense that amigakit charge almost 4 as even buying in bulk they've gotta cover the cost of shipping from Germany to them, then from them to you. They sell the magazines for the same price as germany so i doubt they actually make much if anything at all
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It is 6.89 per issue plus shipping which is 1.12 according to thier shipping estimate for addresses in the UK. So the total for one issue is 8.01 For 6 issues that is a total cost of 48.08
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