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Reduced eBook Prices and Weekly Roundup

Effective today and lasting through April, I’m reducing the prices on the Kindle versions of my books (from $9.99 to either $2.99 or $3.99, depending on the book).

  • The three investing books and Taxes Made Simple will each sell for $2.99.
  • The two small-business tax books and Accounting Made Simple will each go for $3.99.

For anyone interested, the Kindle books in question are available here on Amazon.

Related note #1: I recently learned that you can read Kindle books on a regular PC or Mac using free software. (Kindle for PC, Kindle for Mac)

Related note #2: Thank you to anyone who has ever bought one of my books. It’s you folks who allow me to do this for a living, and I’m truly grateful for that.

Why Am I Doing This?

Just to experiment, really. I’ve noticed that the best-selling fiction Kindle books are generally in the $1-$4 price range, while the best-selling business/investing Kindle books are usually priced at $9.99. I’m curious to find out why.

Depending on how the experiment goes, come May 1st, I may set the prices back to $9.99, keep them at $2.99, or set them somewhere in between.

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Comments

  1. Interesting stuff.

    Pricing is one big guess. :) I think it’s great that you are trying things out to figure it out.

  2. One big guess indeed. I’ll let you know how it goes. :)

  3. Thanks for the price reduction. Bought a few today.

  4. I second NS. Great price! Thanks! Bought couple today.

  5. NS and M: Thank you. I hope you find them helpful. :)

  6. Hope you share the results of your discounted books with your readers.

  7. Jenna: I plan to do an update near the end of the month to warn whether or not prices will go back up. In that post, I imagine I’ll share some info regarding the results of the experiment.

  8. @Mike – Can’t wait!

  9. Good luck on the price cut! I hope it brings in lots more sales for you.

  10. Thanks, Glen. :)

  11. Good luck, hopefully you’ll now be like that girl in Minnesota who has made hundreds of thousands from her .99 cent ebooks. :)

    Just bought Investing Made Simple.

  12. Ha! We’ll see.

    And thanks for buying the book. If you have questions/feedback, I’m all ears. :)

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