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Amazon shoppers urged to check small-print as people are hit with £32 charge

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People who shop on Amazon are being urged to check the small-print. Recently, many shoppers have discovered bargains for under 50p on the retail giant's website, and have rushed to order.

But shoppers found themselves out of pocket when they realised how much they had paid for postage. One shopper was horrified when they went to purchase a bar of Cadbury chocolate, which had been reduced from £3.49 to 41p.

Heather Teece told the Extreme Couponing and Bargains group how she had been excited by the deal, until she checked the small print.

She was aghast to discover the price of postage, which was a whopping £31.99. READ MORE: Marks and Spencer issues nationwide BAN in all shops Postage for one bar was free, but when Heather added another bar to meet the minimum order requirement, the postage changed.

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