In Amazon’s metamorphosis from the world’s largest bookstore to the everything store, it made its founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos the world’s richest person and revolutionized e-commerce.
Since the company’s founding in 1994, the Amazon ecosystem has expanded into grocery stores, pharmacies and auto parts. An estimated 3 billion products are for sale across Amazon’s 11 worldwide marketplaces and over 50 million people have invited a personal assistant named Alexa into their homes.
In spite of its profitability and massive footprint, don’t let Amazon’s ubiquity trick you into thinking you’re getting the most for your money. Here are the 12 best and worst ways to spend money at the superstore: