New Amazon Site Gives Portion of Sales to Charity

Just in time for early holiday shoppers,  online retailer Amazon has announced the launch of AmazonSmile.com. Customers who shop on the new site will find all the same merchandise, prices, and functions available on the traditional Amazon site, however, 0.5% of every purchase made on AmazonSmile will be donated to charity. Customers may allocate donations from their purchases to one of nearly one million charitable organizations.