Prime Day offers now going live including Elements 2018

The official Festivities for Prime Day 2018 are now under way with some of the offers starting to go live, including Photoshop Elements 2018 going for $50 (PC or Mac, digital download or box in the mail) and Photoshop + Premiere Elements 2018 going for $75 in PC digital download.

You can also check the various offers by going through the sub-categories at the classic Gold Box page… [select the various sub-categories of interest on the left hand side over there and filter accordingly, eg “Electronics”, “Camera & Photo”, “Digital Software”, etc]…

Among the various lightning deals:

+ Samsung EVO Select U3 microSD cards with full size adapter
+ 256GB for $85, 128GB for $37, 64GB for $20, 32GB for $12

+ FireTV 4K Ultra with Alexa Voice Remote in the Pendant Design for $35
+ Fire 7 Tablets start at $30
+ Fire HD 8 tablets start at $50
+ Fire HD 10 tablets start at $100
+ Kindle Paperwhite e-reader for $80
+ and various other Amazon hardware devices on sale, such as The Echo for $70

+ SONOS with $50 Amazon Gift Card for $200

+ Edifier R980T 4″ Active Bookshelf Speakers for $50~ (pair, powered)
+ various other Edifier models throughout the day

+ Beats 3 Studio Wireless headphones for $200

+ 12pk RxBAR Chocolate Sea Salt for $15 after 30% off in-cart discount
+ must-have especially if you go on photographic adventures and need some protein boost during your travels/adventures

+ three months of Audible for $5 per month (after the first three months you pay regular $15/mo price; their computer tells you whether you are a eligible for the free trial offer)
+ three month prepaid Kindle Unlimited e-book reading subscription for $0.99 total for those three months

+ starts 6:40pm ET: 25pk of Verbatim 25GB 6X Bluray BD-R blank discs

+ starts 8:05pm ET: BenQ EX3501R 35″ UWQHD HDR10 Gaming Curved Monitor 100Hz FreeSync 4ms Port HDMI USB-C (price before sale $849)

+ starts 8:30pm ET: Fujifilm INSTAX SHARE SP-2 Smart Phone Printer (price before sale $130)

+ buy one of the Amazon Charts e-books get 75% of the price you pay as a store credit for your next e-book purchase

+ more offers also appearing on the Amazon home page for Prime members

+ if you are NOT a Prime member but want to participate in the madness, you can start a FREE 30-Day Prime Trial

+ FREE: during the Prime Day festivities, you can get all SIX Kindle First Reads e-books for FREE. Not the usual one per month, but all six. Make sure you select the Kindle option, and click on the option that gets you the book for FREE as a Prime member. Do NOT click anything that has an actual price on it because you will pay!

+ Furbo Dog Camera with Snack Tossing for $139

Ends Fri 11:59pm ET: 15% off orders of $25+ w/eBay coupon

eBay is back with another flash coupon, running until 11:59pm eastern tonight Friday 6/29/18. Coupon code PERFECTDAY gets you 15% off almost everything on eBay, with a $25+ minimum purchase. This is the flash coupon that works on all retailers, that’s why it only lasts a few hours. Certain exclusions apply as usual (gift cards, real estate, cash equivalents, etc).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here…

Ends Tue PM: 12% off Digital Cameras with KEH Camera coupon

Look at the calendar! We are exactly six months away from Christmas. So let me be the first to wish you a Merry Christmas 🙂

Good until Tuesday 6/26/18 at 11:59pm eastern time, coupon code DGTL6A gets you 12% off digital cameras at KEH Camera. Over 700 options are currently available for this promotion. Free ground shipping with orders of $49+ and a free 180-day warranty on products in “BGN” (bargain) or better conditions.

NOTE: Leica cameras are NOT eligible for the coupon…

KEH Sell Your Gear Promotion: 5% to 10% Bonus with coupon

Good until Sunday 6/24/18 night at 11:59pm eastern [aka the season 2 finale of WESTWORLD], KEH Camera is back with a Sell Your Own Gear promotion. Using coupon code SYG6A you will receive a 5% cash bonus or a 10% KEH gift card bonus. So for example if you want to sell them your old Nikon D123 DSLR which goes for $100 at its condition, using the coupon code you will instead get $105 in a check in the mail or $110 in a KEH gift card. Gift card of interest if you are a frequent KEH shopper.

Earn 5% more on your gear and 10% when choosing gift card!

Ends Thur PM: KEH coupon: 15% off USED EX/EX+ Gear (6400+ options)

A new 3-day coupon promotion is running at KEH Camera. Good until Thursday 6/21/18 at 11:59pm eastern, coupon code EXP6A gets you 15% off used camera gear in the “EX” and “EX+” conditions. They come with a 180-day warranty from KEH and free shipping on orders of $49+. A total of 6499 items are eligible for this coupon as of the time of writing. You can use their various categories and sub-categories on the left hand side to filter by brands or mounts or product types of interest.

5-Day Monoprice coupons: 25% off $300+, 20% off $150+, Etc

It’s the World Cup of coupons! To celebrate the soccer festivities, the Monoprice website is offering their usual coupons for a total of five days in a row, giving you plenty of time to research and plan a big Monoprice purchase to take advantage of the coupons which expire on Monday 6/25/18 night…

+ GOAL25 is 25% off orders of $300+
+ GOAL20 is 20% off orders of $150+
+ GOAL5 is $5 off orders of $25+
+ the minimum purchase amounts must be reached with coupon-eligible products, not a mix of eligible and ineligible

eBay coupon: 15% off orders of $25+ [select retailers]

eBay strikes again with another coupon promotion. Coupon code PLAYFUL15 gets you 15% off items priced $25+ until 6/23/18 at 11:59pm pacific time. Over 100 well-known eBay sellers are eligible for this promotion. You can find the complete list at teh bottom of the page over there. Eligible items will also mention the coupon eligibility.

When you follow the menus, there are over 3000 items under the Camera and Photography category

This is a “Union of the Two Towers” promotion, because also running in parallel is a YMMV 6% to 8% eBay Bucks promotion…

YMMV: eBay Bonus Bucks: 6% over $50, 8% over $100

Good until Wednesday 6/20/18 at 11:59pm pacific… This is YMMV as usual! The offer is being sent out via email and eBay messages, it is a new 6% eBay Bucks promotion on purchases of $50, or 8% for purchases of $100+. You must manually activate it before you earn the extra eBay Bucks. I do not know if every eBay Bucks member gets these offers or the eBay computers do their “targeting thing” (eg nudge people who haven’t shopped in a while to shop, and so forth).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here, including the free Google Home Mini w/$150+ orders promotion running until 5/29/18.

As usual, there are limits to how much you can earn. You can earn $100 maximum for an individual transaction, and a maximum of $500 from multiple purchases made during this promotional period.

Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ at Monoprice

Monoprice.com is back with another 2-day coupon promotion running until Saturday night: coupon code SIZZLIN20 is the usual 20% off eligible items totaling $150+, while coupon code 5SIZZLIN is the usual $5 off orders of $25+ in eligible items… Meanwhile their featured Featured sale includes a 10 x 6.25 inch graphic drawing tablet for $53~ before the coupon…

Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ at Monoprice

Monoprice.com is back with another 2-day coupon promotion running until Saturday night: coupon code GRAD20 is the usual 20% off eligible items totaling $150+, while coupon code DAD5 is the usual $5 off orders of $25+ in eligible items… Meanwhile their featured Dads and Grads sale includes the DJI Phantom 2…

REI Members: Promotional Dividend Match on eligible $50+ purchases (on June 9 and 10)

If you are part of the REI Commune (aka their membership program, the Co-Op; you pay a one time $20 lifetime membership fee and you are in; no annual fees), on June 9 and 10 in 2018, at their stores and their website, they are matching your dividend on eligible purchases of $50+ with a promotional dividend. The terms of the bonus dividend are the same as the regular dividend. Only full price items are eligible and exclusions apply. The “bonus dividend” will be issued in June, and must be spent between June 15-25. So you don’t have to wait for the annual dividend to get this bonus. The regular dividend part of your purchase will arrive with your annual dividend as usual. Check their website/stores for more details…

15% off at KEH Camera on “BGN” condition (2200+ options)

Good until Wednesday at 11:59pm ET, coupon code BGN6A gets you 15% off the purchase of used camera gear in “BGN” (Bargain) condition at KEH Camera. “BGN” items are eligible for a 180-day warranty serviced by KEH, which some could argue is more reliable service than some of the manufacturers 🙂 Free shipping with orders of $49+. Over 2200 items are eligible for this coupon promotion!

Pay $60, Get 1-Year Costco Gold Star Membership, $20 Costco Cash Card, $25/$250+ online coupon, 72pk AA batteries, Etc

For a limited time, Groupon is offering a Costco Membership bundle for new members only. This offer is not available for renewals of existing memberships. If you previously had a Costco membership that is no longer active, you are eligible for this promotion as long as your previous membership expires on February 1st in 2018 or earlier.

You pay $60 and for that you get:

+ 1 year of Costco Gold Star membership – this is their default membership
+ $20 Costco cash card ($20 to spend at Costco!)
+ 72pk of single-use AA batteries (Kirkland Signature brand)
+ $25 off an order of $250+ at the Costco website
+ 4pk of disinfecting wipes
+ $10 off fresh meat purchase

Check the terms and conditions and restrictions for the offer if you are not familiar with how things are done in Costcolandia….

June Instant Savings are here for many brands

Time is flying faster and faster. It feels like it was only yesterday we were doing Black Friday marathon posts, and just like that it’s June! With it, the new month brings in new rounds of instant savings (aka instant rebates) from a number of manufacturers, including Canon, Fuji, Epson, Nikon, MeFoto, Shiguma, Panasonica, Sony, Dell and more. Over 3600 options are available organized at Adorama. You can use the left hand side on their website to filter by manufacturer or price range or other filtering options…

Ends Sat PM: 20% off $150+ at Monoprice

Monoprice.com is back with their “default weekend coupon” promotion. Coupon DONUT20 gets you 20% off orders of $150+ in eligible products, or coupon code DONUT5 is $5 off orders of $25+. Coupon expires Saturday night. Yes, today is national donut day apparently 🙂 Although National Pancake Day is typically more popular with photographers. Donut lenses are a bit more tricky to use 😉

Photoshop World 2018 B&H Special offers

Photoshop World time, and as always, B&H Photo has launched some Photoshop World 2018 specials. A few of the offers require promo code PSWBH18 for the discount.

Flash Sale: 15% off 700+ featured items at KEH Camera with coupon

KEH Camera has launched a limited time flash sale getting you 15% off the price of 700+ featured camera gear using coupon code SLCT5A in their shopping cart. This includes DSLRs, lenses, lighting, and other assorted C&P accessories. The exact expiration time is not clear, it’s either around 11am ET on Friday or Friday 11:59pm ET.

They offer free shipping with orders of $49+, and a 180-day warranty on items in condition “BGN” (Bargain) or better. Items in condition “UG” (Ugly) or “AS IS” or marked as Inoperable do not come with a warranty for obvious reasons.

NewEgg After Memorial Day sale

If you are a fan of the Way of the NewEgg, they have a new After Memorial Day sale in their customer e-newsletter format, where some offers may require promotional codes, while a smaller number may require a mail-in rebate. They have the usual assortment of computers, electronics, computer monitors, storage, a 64GB TeamGroup microSDXC for $15 with free shipping (no coupon, no rebate), components, and more…

Tue: 20% off almost everything at Monoprice (no minimum)

The 4-day Monoprice coupons have expired, but fear not, good for Tuesday in the pacific time zone, coupon code MAY29 gets you 20% off almost everything at the Monoprice website. This coupon has no minimum purchase amount, so it’s a more versatile coupon. As usual, you can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate without having to login or sign-up for an account…

KEH Buy More Save More Coupon: 15% off $750+ orders, 10% off under $750 [ends Tue 11:59pm ET]

UPDATE: this promotion has been extended by another 24 hours, it expires Tuesday at 11:59pm ET instead of Monday…

KEH Camera is back with their own Memorial Day coupon sale. The theme is a “Buy More, Save More” sale. Coupon code BMSM5A gets you a discount depending on your order total:

+ 10% off on purchases up to $749.99
+ 15% off on purchases $750+
+ over 9000 items are eligible for this coupon at KEH Camera is back with their own KEH Camera
+ coupon expires Tuesday [WAS Monday] night 5/28/18 at 11:59pm eastern time

AS usual, their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon.

Adorama Memorial Day sale

Adorama has launched their Memorial Day sale weekend event featuring a variety of DSLRs, lenses, camera and photo accessories, video cameras, computer gear, and more…

Monoprice 4-Day Memorial Day Weekend Coupons

Good news if you like to plan out more complicated purchases. The Memorial Day weekend coupons at the Monoprice website run for four days in a row, good until Monday night 5/28/18, giving you plenty of time to plan ahead! The coupon codes are:

+ 25BLUE is 25% off orders of $300+
+ 20WHITE is 20% off orders of $150+
+ 5RED is $5 off orders of $25+

As usual, exclusions do apply, but you can test the coupons in the shopping cart and get a S&H estimate (free shipping is more rare at Monoprice than most major tech/electronics websites) without having to create an account or login over there.

NewEgg Memorial Day Sale

Memorial Day weekend is upon us and of course NewEgg has launched a Memorial Day Weekend Sale. As usual, some of the options require a promo code, and a smaller number may require a mail-in rebate. The usual assortment of storage, monitors, computers, hardware and such are participating in the sale.

Gazelle Trade-In Bonus with select MacBooks and iPhones

Gazelle is running a couple of trade-in promotions at the moment. Good until 5/27/18, you can get a $25 trade-in bonus when you trade in a MacBook valued at $250+. Separately you can get a $15 trade-in bonus when you trade in a iPhone valued at $150+. Check their website for terms, conditions and details.

Woot-OFF In Progress

Wednesday is here and a Woot-OFF is running at three of the sub-Woots: Sellout/Clearance which is the most likely to have camera-related products, along with Shirts and Gourmet. Free shipping for Prime members or $5 flat for the calendar day. Woot-OFFs run in 24 hour multiples with 1am eastern being the starting and ending point. In recent weeks Woot-OFFs typically last 24 hours, but they also typically start on Tuesdays instead of Wednesday, so it’s hard to tell ahead of time.

Tue: 20% off at Monoprice without minimum purchase

A surprise coupon is running at Monoprice until Tuesday at 11:59pm pacific time! Coupon code MAY22 gets you 20% off almost everything at the Monoprice website. There are restrictions and such but you can test the coupon and get a shipping estimate without creating an account or logging in. Simply add the items of interest in the shopping cart and enter the coupon and see what happens. You can only have one coupon in the shopping cart, so make sure you delete any previous coupon in order to see the effects of the new coupon.

20% off Accessories with KEH coupon until Wedn PM

KEH Camera is back with a new 2-day coupon, good until Wednesday 5/23/18 at 11:59pm ET: coupon code ACC5A gets you 20% off 5900+ camera accessories at KEH Camera. As usual, their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon.

Rakuten Coupon: $10 off $50+ (ends Tue PM)

Good until Tuesday at 11:59pm pacific time, the Rakuten website is offering $10 off purchases of $50+ with coupon code GET10 entered over there. Some exclusions and restrictions apply as usual. You can find those in the fineprint at the bottom of the aforelinked page.

Strategically this is good for items that have the same prices everywhere, or rarely go on sale. A number of 3rd-party camera deals also sell on Rakuten, so you are not limited to what they have on their own. Note also that Rakuten has both authorized and unauthorized 3rd-party sellers offering camera gear on their website, so be sure to research an unfamiliar seller before buying!

15% off purchases of $50+ with eBay coupon (includes Beach, Dell, and many more)

Coupons and rewards are one of eBay’s current favorite ways to offer temptations to potential buyers. And now we have another eBay coupon promotion. Coupon code PMEMDAY gets you 15% off purchase of items priced $50+ from a long list of eligible eBay sellers including Anker, aSavings (Focus Camera alternate name), Beach Camera (parent company of BuyDig), Daily Steals, Cuisinart (shiny kitchen appliances are a good test for difficult shooting/lightning situations?), Dell, eBags, Guess Outlet, Overstock, Reebok, Northwest Outdoors, Tech Rabbit, Timex, VM Innovations, Wilson Leather, and many more!

When you use the left sidebar over there to drill further down in the various categories, there are 450+ camera and photo items, but there are various others in other sub-categories and six degrees of separation and such.

This coupon offer expires on Friday May 25 in 2018 at 11:59pm pacific time.

You can combine this offer with the eBay Bonus Bucks promotion if you are eligible for that one and while they run in parallel until Tuesday night…

Monday: 25% off orders of $300+ at Monoprice

For Monday in the pacific time zone, coupon code 25MON gets you 25% off eligible items with a total of $300+ at the Monoprice website. Exclusions and restrictions apply but you can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate (free shipping is a luxury at Monoprice) without creating an account or logging in.

YMMV eBay 8% to 10% eBay Bucks Rewards on $50+

Good until Tuesday 5/22/18 at 11:59pm pacific… This is YMMV as usual! The offer is being sent out via email and eBay messages, it is a new 8% eBay Bucks promotion, or 10% if you shop with the official eBay apps. This offer has a minimum purchase of $50+ to earn the bonus. Otherwise you earn the standard eBay bucks percentage. You must manually activate it before you earn the extra eBay Bucks. This has no minimum purchase amount. I do not know if every eBay Bucks member gets these offers or the eBay computers do their “targeting thing” (eg nudge people who haven’t shopped in a while to shop, and so forth).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here, including the free Google Home Mini w/$150+ orders promotion running until 5/29/18.

As usual, there are limits to how much you can earn. You can earn $100 maximum for an individual transaction, and a maximum of $500 from multiple purchases made during this promotional period.

New Lower prices on 560+ items at KEH Camera

KEH Camera is back with an old fashioned sale. No coupon code is needed for this promotion! They have lowered the price on 560+ used camera gear. The price you see is the price you pay! Items in condition “EX” or better get a free 180-day KEH warranty…

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Tue: 15% off site-wide w/Rakuten coupon

Good until the end of day on Tuesday 5/15/18, coupon code SAVE15 gets you 15% off purchases at the Rakuten website. Exclusions and restrictions apply. More details on the offer at the bottom of the promotional page in smaller font size.

YMMV: 6% eBay Bucks (no min) until Thursday night

This is YMMV as usual! The offer is being sent out via email and eBay messages, it is a new 6% eBay Bucks promotion, running until Thursday 5/17/18 at 11:59pm pacific time. You must manually activate it before you earn the extra eBay Bucks. This has no minimum purchase amount. I do not know if every eBay Bucks member gets these offers or the eBay computers do their “targeting thing” (eg nudge people who haven’t shopped in a while to shop, and so forth).

A good place to look for ideas are the eBay Deals along with the Trending Deals (shows only 100 trending deals, less overwhelming to look at than their main deals page). There’s also a dedicated search box there that searches only the Deals, not everything else on eBay.

Another way to look for ideas is our eBay Category posts here, including the free Google Home Mini w/$150+ orders promotion running until 5/29/18.

(ENDED) Ends Thur PM at KEH Camera: 5% off Canon cameras, 10% off Lenses, 20% off Accessories [850+ options]

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240+ options in latest AWD Closeout sales

Amazon’s Warehouse Deals (AWD) latest “Closeout sale” (50% off or less sale) includes over 240 options, includlng some lenses and older digital cameras. These type of sales are more of a fishing expedition, so if you like those types of adventures, they are waiting for you…

(ENDED) KEH Flash Sale: 15% off Lenses until 6pm ET w/coupon [1500+ options]

This 8-hour flash coupon expired… KEH is back with an 8-hour flash sale! Good until 6pm ET on Monday 5/14/18, coupon code LENS5A gets you 15% off Lenses at KEH Camera. Over 1500 options are available. As usual, their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon promotion…

4-Day Monoprice Coupons: 25% off $300+ or 20% off $150+

We have a more versatile coupon promotion this time around at the the Monoprice website. The coupons are running until Monday night 5/14/18, so that gives you four days to plan ahead. The discount depends on the order total:

+ 25% off orders of $300+ with coupon 25BUY
+ 20% off orders of $150+ with coupon 20BUY
+ $5 off orders of $25+ with coupon 5BUY

The usual terms and conditions apply. You can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate without creating an account.

(ENDED) eBay coupon: 10% off orders of $25+ [max discount $50 off]

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(ENDED) KEH 3-Day Coupon on EX and EX+ Condition Gear: 10% off Cameras, 12% off Lenses, 15% off Accessories

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(ENDED) 20% off $150+ Monoprice orders until Sat PM

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(ENDED) 15% off eBay orders of $50+ [max disco $100; all sellers eligible; ends Friday 7pm ET]

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(ENDED) 12% off Cameras at KEH Camera Coupon Flash Sale!

This 6-hour flash sale ended…

A six hour flash coupon sale is running at KEH Camera until 2pm eastern on Monday 4/30/18. Use coupon code CAM4A to get 12% off cameras over there! As usual, their shopping cart is the ultimate decider on what qualifies for the coupon…

(ENDED) 20% off $150+ Monoprice orders until Sat PM

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Good until Saturday night, the Monoprice website offers coupon SUPER5 ($5 off $25+ orders) or coupon SUPER20 (20% off $150+ orders). The usual terms and conditions apply. You can test the coupon and get a S&H estimate without creating an account. These are some of the featured sale items that are eligible for the coupons…

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Ends 4/28/18: Sell Your Own Camera Gear, Get 5% to 10% Bonus with coupon

UPDATE: this promotion expires on Saturday 4/28/18 at 11:59pm eastern…

KEH Camera continues their sell-your-own gear promotion: coupon code SYG04A gets you the following bonus options when you Sell Your Own Gear to KEH Camera:

+ get 5% more if you take payment as cold hard cash (eg check)
+ get 10% more if you take payment in the form of a KEH Camera gift card

So if Fictional Lens 9mm f0.99 IS has a regular buy price of $100, using the coupon SYG04A will get you $105 if you select to be paid for your gear with a check, or $110 if you select to receive a KEH gift card instead of a check.

You can use the Search Box at the Sell Your Own Gear to KEH Camera page to get estimates based on the product condition and what’s included…

Woot-OFFs In-Progress

It’s Woot-OFF time once again! Woot is running three Woot-OFFs today, of potential photography interest it is the one at Woot Sellout. Also running is at Shirt and Gourmet.

The remaining Woots have their regular daily deals. Of smartphone interest, the Electronics deal are refurbished first generation Google Pixel smartphones (both screen sizes) ranging from $200 to $250 with a 90-day Woot warranty.

As usual, Woot-OFFs run in 24 hour multiples, with 1am eastern being their starting and ending points.

In other daily deals, at the Amazon Gold Box, you can get the new condition Keurig K-Select Coffee Machine bundled with 32 K-Cups of Peet’s Coffee Major Dickason’s blend for $100 [limit 3 bundles per customer].

20% off Gear Rental at BorrowLenses w/coupon

BorrowLenses is back with another camera-gear rental coupon promotion and as before, their email explains it faster with visuals than I can with words, so here’s an annotated screenshot of the latest promotion:

(ENDED) KEH 3-Day Promo: Get up to $200 Towards Accessories

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