• This blog is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to
  • There are also a few afflinks to eBay for things not easily found on Amazon, or to services I use.
  • unless stated otherwise (“recommended”) the linked items are for illustration/description and not necessarily recommendations. When I recommend something I will use language like “I recommend…”


I’ve been using Amazon for mail-order since the mid-90s when they only sold books. Even today the bulk of my online purchases are from them.

The goal of my participation in the Amazon program is to offset the costs of running the linux VMS that powers this site, RVwiki, and some sites I donate webhosting to.

financial transparency

I don’t look at the stats often, but when I do I’ll update them here.

  • blog on wordpress YTD prior to move here in May: 2021 YTD May $43.54