Now Amazon Is Just Giving Money Away

Inside Amazon's San Bernardino Fulfillment Center in San Bernardino, Calif. Photograph by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Amazon is really rubbing it in. Notorious for its willingness to lose money to drive ever-increasing sales, the company said Wednesday that it is now giving customers the option to donate 0.5 percent of the price of many purchases to charity through a new project called Amazon Smile.

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