How to search for products sold and shipped by Amazon

Here is how to search for products sold and shipped by Amazon. This becomes important because certain promotions (e.g. Amex 40% off up to $60) require the items to be sold and shipped by Amazon in order to get the discount.

Summary: To find Amazon products eligible for specific discounts, replace the “&” in the search result URL with “&rh=p_6%3AATVPDKIKX0DER” after searching for the desired product.

Detailed Steps:

1. Search for the product e.g. “jumpstart battery pack”

2. Step 2: Look for the “&” in the URL of the search result:

3. Replace the “&” with this: &rh=p_6%3AATVPDKIKX0DER and click Enter:

Thanks to this page for the tip!


Amazon: Get up to $60 off with Amex Membership Rewards credit cards – Amazon Prime Day 2023 Prep

To prep for Amazon Prime Day 2023 deals, activate $60 off with Amex Membership Rewards credit cards

Link to activate discount:

Tip: Just use $0.01 (1 point) to activate the discount

Related SlickDeals thread:

Example discount for Amazon Fire HD 10 64 GB: $189 – $100 instant discount – $60 Amex discount + taxes = $32


Get $400 after making $1000 in direct deposits on a new Capital One 360 Checking account

Capital One has a great ongoing offer where you can get a $400 bonus after opening a new Capital One 360 account and making $1000 in at least 2 direct deposits. Capital One 360 (previously ING) also does not have any minimum balance requirements or fees.

1. Open a Capital One 360 Checking account by January 26, 2021, using promo code BONUS400
Link to offer:

2. Receive at least 2 direct deposits totaling $1,000 or more within 60 days of account opening

3. Bonus will be paid between March and May 2021 (depending on when you open the account)

Important notes:
Please make sure the promo code BONUS400 is entered on the funding page
You cannot have an existing Capital One 360 checking account

Other useful links:

Use ethernet on MacBook with regular USB port

If you have an older MacBook with no USB C ports but only a regular USB A port, you can use a USB to Ethernet adapter like the one below.

TECKNET Aluminum 3-Port USB 3.0 Hub with RJ45 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter Converter LAN Wired USB Network Adapter for Ultrabooks, Notebooks, Tablets and More


If you have USB C, there are lots of options for USB C hubs. Example below:

Download from Google Drive using wget in Linux

By default, Google Drive does not allow plain wget commands (e.g. wget google-drive-link) in Linux. The workaround is to use the following syntax:

For example, to download the file from the Google Drive link below:

You can use the following wget command in Linux. Note that you have to enter the google drive file id twice and also enter the file name.
wget --load-cookies /tmp/cookies.txt "$(wget --quiet --save-cookies /tmp/cookies.txt --keep-session-cookies --no-check-certificate '' -O- | sed -rn 's/.*confirm=([0-9A-Za-z_]+).*/\1\n/p')&id=1vzHBVXvpF0dFKaDamJ6THg-0Gc-cSDoR" -O && rm -rf /tmp/cookies.txt

Thanks to this website below for the idea:

Get 20% off on Amazon using Amex Membership Rewards (max $50)

Amazon has a current offer with American Express (Amex) where Amex Membership Rewards Card Holders can get 20% off up to a max of $50. To get the max $50 discount, your total purchase before taxes needs to be at least $250.

Steps below:

  1. Link Amex card to your Amazon account:
  2. Activate promotion:
  3. Use at least 1 Amex Membership Reward point i.e. $0.01 (see screenshot below)
  4. Pay with your Amex card