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New $150 online duty free limit

Great news! Under the new U.S./Canada/Mexico trade agreement the online duty free limit has increased from $20 to $150. This means if there is anything under $150 that you cannot access here in Canada, but can order in the U.S., you're not going to need to...

Scrapbooking Supplies – Hidden Gems

If you're a Canadian that loves scrapbooking, you will love what our post is about today. Who doesn't love finding unique and fun supplies that are not your typical Michael's go to. All of us who love to scrapbook find pride in making something that we can...

If you're looking to buy on a U.S. website and have your item delivered to a border location so you can pick-up and save $, then creating your account is the 1st step!

Recommend a Kinek Point border location

Recommend a Kinek Point border location

So far we have locations in (listed from East to West): Calais, Maine Houlton, Maine Derby Line, Vermont Swanton, Vermont Champlain, New York Massena, New York Ogdensburg, New York Wellesley Island, New York Buffalo, New York, Niagara Falls, New York Detroit, Michigan...
New Washington Location – Serving Kelowna and Osoyoos!

New Washington Location – Serving Kelowna and Osoyoos!

We’re excited to announce that we have set up a new border location to serve the cross border shopping needs of Canadians in Kelowna and Osoyoos. The new border Kinek Point is in Oroville, Washington and is open 7-days a week, so there is no need to worry about...
“My” Cross Border Savings: Sports equipment

“My” Cross Border Savings: Sports equipment

Summer is fast approaching (never quite fast enough though) and with it, all sorts of summer activities and sports. Since I haven’t posted anything in a few days, I thought I’d let you know about a few items I had shipped to the US border for me to pick...
Products exempt from duty

Products exempt from duty

Sometimes when shopping/ordering from the US you think you’re getting an incredible deal, only to arrive at customs and get hit with massive duty charges that make you wish you hadn’t bought the item in the first place. Not to worry, more often than not,...
What to order from the US?

What to order from the US?

Now that you have a US shipping address just across your nearest border crossing, what do you use it for? What types of products are worth ordering from a US website or catalogue and having shipped to the border? While some people that live right along the border...