Daily Pick, Electronics: Epson WorkForce WF-3540

Epson All-in-OneThe Epson WorkForce WF-3540 is a PC Mag Editor’s choice for and All-in-One printer.  It currently is available from Tiger Direct at a deep discount. Epson WorkForce 3540 WiFi All-in-One Printer, Scan, Copy, Fax, Duplex – $99.99 after $30 Private Affiliate Coupon Code KOM97333 and $70 MIR.





Epson WorkForce WF-3540

Printer Category: Ink Jet
Type: All-In-One
Color or Monochrome: 1-pass color
Ink Jet Type: Standard All-Purpose
Connection Type: USB, Ethernet, Wireless
Maximum Standard Paper Size: Legal
Number of Cartridges: 4
Number of Ink Colors: 4
Direct Printing from Cameras: Yes
Direct Printing from Media Slots: Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, MultiMedia Card, MiniSD Card
LCD Preview Screen: Yes
Scanner Type: Flatbed with ADF (Standard or Optional)
Scanner Optical Resolution: 1200 pixels per inch
Maximum Scan Area: 8.5″ x 14″
Standalone Copier and Fax: Copier, Fax
Duty Cycle: 1000 pages per month
Input Capacity (printer input only): 501 sheets
Network-Ready: Yes
Print Duplexing: Automatic
Duplexing Scans: Duplexing ADF (turns page over)
Cost Per Page (Mono): 3.2 cents
Cost Per Page (Color): 11.3 cents
Claimed lifetime for photos – dark storage: 185 years
Claimed lifetime for photos – framed behind glass:118 years
Claimed lifetime for photos – exposed: 66 years
Water/smudge proof or resistant: Yes
Tech Support: Phone, web, and email support; one year limited warranty.

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Daily Pick, Book: Save up to $120 on Nook

Save $120 on Barnes & Noble Nook, the lowest price ever for a 16 GB, HD+ ereader or tablet.  This is an exclusive offer that will be available only until 16 June 2013.

Daily Pick, Books: Barnes & Noble Nook

This is a perfect gift for dad or grad.  It lightens the luggage on vacations, since no books need longer be packed: only the Nook.  It frees up space in the dorm by getting all one’s books on the Nook.

I bought two: one for me and one for my wife.  We used to pack so many books for vacation that we had to take an extra suitcase to stay under the overweight charge, so it saves us $50 – $70 round trip every time we fly.  We will have paid for them by the end of this year!

Download hundreds of free books, including many classics from B&N.  Most new books are now released for Nook when they are published.  It may soon be possible to never buy another paper book and still get whatever book you want, including all the Best Sellers!

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Daily Pick, Travel: Smoky Mountain Getaway

91% Off a Smoky Mountain Weekend Escape!91% Off a Smoky Mountain Weekend Escape! For $29, receive a 3 Day/2 Night Stay at the Comfort Inn on the River in Gatlinburg PLUS a Smoky Mountain Souvenirs Gift Bag and Free Mini Golf Passes ($317 Value).  Gatlinburg is a resort town in the Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee.  The West Prong of the Little Pigeon River rushes behind the hotel with the forest just across the way.  Each room has a balcony or pation so that you can enjoy the view.  You will need to listen to a time share presentation while you are there to qualify for this package.

In addition to the miniature golf, there are a ton of things to do in and around Gatlinburg.  In town, the trolley will take you around so that you don’t need to worry about parking as you shop or visit attractions like Aquarium of the Rockies, the Space Needle observation Tower, and a Penguin exhibit.  It seems that Ripley’s owns half the town.  In addition to the Space Needle an penguins, a Believe-It-or-Not Museum is here, of course, plus a Haunted Adventure and Moving Theater, where are immersed in a 3-D adventure.  You may browse the guide on line or order a hardcopy.

Smoky Mountain National Park is the main attraction, providing opportunities for scenic driving and hiking.  For the more adventurous there also is white water rafting and ziplining.  Download a visitors’ guide to see all that’s available.

Fine Print

  • This offer is open to Married and Co-habitating couples only (must show proof).
  •  Must be at least 30 years of age or older.
  • Both Husband and Wife or Co-habitating couple must attend a 90 – 120 minute timeshare sales presentation.
  •  No obligation to purchase.
  •  Income must be at least $50,000 per year.
  •  Must present a valid major credit card or checkbook (Debit or check cards will not be accepted).
  •  Must not be in active bankruptcy or had a bankruptcy discharged in the past 3 years.
  •  Must be a US Citizen and speak and understand English fluently .
  •  Clients must not have participated in an SK Marketing Promotion in the past 12 months.
  •  This offer does not include transportation, taxes or incidentals.
  •  1 voucher per family and group travel is not permitted
  •  Reservation request must be submitted a minimum of 14 days prior to arrival.
  •  Travel must be completed by 12/31/2012.

This offer is not valid for Sevier County, TN or Cocke County, TN or Florida residents. Void where prohibited by Law.

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Daily Pick, Travel: Save on Caribbean Hotels

512773_PROMO_Caribbean Hotel Sale_125x125 Deal SIteWhenever I think of the Caribbean I think of the Beach Boys singing about Kokomo.  Although that is a fantasy island it typifies the Caribbean experience: warm white sand beaches, palm trees, balmy breezes playing with your hair.  Many islands to choose from, each with its own personality and possibilities for adventure or relaxation.  Snorkeling in the Caribbean can be some of the best in the world.  Orbitz is offering specials at various hotels on Aruba, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and several other of the most popular Caribbean islands at savings of up to 55%. The Holiday Inn in Aruba, Aruba is only $130/night, for example, and is right on the beach.  That is less than half the regular price that one would pay.  They have supervised activities for the kids if you should need some time or if they are into that kind of thing.

You must make your reservation by 10 June 2012 to get these savings.

  • Terms & Conditions

    Offers valid at participating hotels only and are subject to availability. Offers vary by property. Minimum night stay may be required, and varies by property. Rules, restrictions, and black out dates may apply. See property pages for further details.

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Daily Pick, Travel: Fly to Mexico for $99 when Purchasing a One-Week-Stay

Travel Deal of the Day: Fly to Mexico for $99 when Purchasing a One-Week-StayMexico Travel Company & Aeromexico offers you a Round Trip flight to Sunny Mexico for 2 adults for only $99. Offer expires midnight EDT, 30 May 2012.  To get this ticket price, you must book a one-week stay for $1400 ($200/night isn’t bad!) at one of these 5-star resorts in Cancun, Los Cabos, or Puerto Vallarta,  three of the most popular destinations in Mexico, and all places that I want to go.

I have flown on Aeromexico for business and have had good experiences on my flights to Guadalajara and back from San Jose, Ca.   I would expect that they still offer good service.  Here are the details for this offer:

Deal Includes:

  • Round trip flights with all inclusive service, departing from major cities in the US and Montreal, Canada
  • Valid only when purchasing an 8 days and 7 nights package in a glorious 5 star resort on the beautiful golden sunny beaches of Mexico from Mexico Travel Company.
  • Choose between three of the most popular vacation destinations in the world: Puerto Vallarta, Cancun or Los Cabos.
  • One way transportation from the airport to the resort.
  • Your price for the accommodation is $1399
  • Children get a special airfare rate for them when booking your trip. ($99 price only covers 2 adults, no more than one voucher per household)

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  • Valid for families and couples, with up to 2 children under the age of 12.
  • One coupon per household.
  • No group travel.
  • Valid for 12 months after purchase.
  • All travel dates for lodging and air accommodations are based on availability.
  • Departure cities: Atlanta, Orlando, Miami, Houston, San Antonio, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver, New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Montreal, Nashville*, Cincinnati*
  • Destinations: Cancun, Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta
    *Only to Cancun, operated by a charter flight.

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Fine Print


  1. Limit 1 per household. Reserve now for only 99 dollars, minimum 2 adults over 28 traveling, Children can be booked at a special rate (up to 2 children under 12 staying in the same room as their parents) all travelers must book reservation at the same time.
  2. Voucher must be redeem within 60 days after purchase, trip can be completed through 12 months after purchase
  3. This is a one-time exclusive offer and cannot be used with any other offers, promotions or certificates.
  4. This promotion is valid for the purchased package, in one of our hotel properties in Mexico, airfare included.
  5. Adults must possess a confirmation from Mexico Travel Company and two forms of identification (drivers’ license and major credit card -no debit or check cards) at time of check in.
  6. As of January 2007 US law requires all US citizens to show a valid U.S. passport to regain entry into the United States.
  7. This Offer is valid to US and Canadian residents only who do not have a residence in Mexico and who are fluent in English (for contract purposes).
  8. Group Travel is restricted for this offer (ie two or more vouchers by familiar parties with overlapping travel dates at the same resort location) and is not valid for groups or for people attending a convention (no exceptions).
  9. Reservations must be booked 45 days prior to arrival date and travel must be completed before expiration of the voucher. Confirmation of travel dates depend on resort availability. Earlier arrival dates are subject to a fee.
  10. Unavailable Dates include 1/1-2, 11/21-11/28 and 12/22-31 of any year, and 3/31, 4/1- 14 of 2012.
  11. In the event of rescheduling for any reason, you must notify us at least 15 days before the original arrival date. There are NO cancellations and NO refunds on the promotional rate. However, you do have one year from the date of purchase to reschedule your trip (rates are subject to change).
  12. Change of dates: If your reservation dates are changed an additional charge will be applied.
  13. If you do not show up on your arrival date and have not notified us to reschedule, you will lose your voucher and the right to reschedule entirely.
  14. The travel destination in the purchased package must be the traveler’s first stay/stop in the designated country.
  15. Promotional offer is valid for the purchased package and does not include gratuities, or incidental expenses. Mexico Travel Company reserves the right to substitute hotels for a similar or superior quality to accommodate guests.
  16. Must redeem coupon in one visit, no cash or credit back.
  17. Vouchers cannot be used back to back by the same couple.
  18. No refunds for unused portion of the voucher.
  19. Extra nights available (max. 3 nights)
  20. Flights only from Aeromexico gateways and special charter. See chart attach.
  21. Hotel. airport transfer and airfare are included in package price
  22. Flights and Hotel must be booked at the same time.
  23. Names, address, phone number, email, age must be provided at time of booking.
  24. Names on flight reservation cannot be changed once confirmation has been issued.
  25. Clients will be sent reservation info prior to booking. Client must correct info if needed then sign and return by email at sales@mexicotravelcompany.com

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