Tag Archives: Kinek Point

Bose Home Entertainment System

Looking for a home entertainment center? Let Kinek help you with saving hundreds of dollars on your purchase of Bose speakers. The Bose Lifestyle V25 home entertainment system can be purchased directly at Bose and Futureshop for 2699.99. The exact same unit can be found at Crutchfield for 2249.00 with free shipping, a saving of […]

Taxes, Duty and Brokerage Fees

If you’re a Canadian looking at purchasing products in the United States you know how confusing all this talk about taxes and duties can be. ┬áSo to help you navigate through the fog I’ve put together a handy little guide so you can find what you really want to know. Consumers Taxes – Every Canadian […]

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 Port Huron, Michigan Saul Ste. Marie, Michigan Pembina, North Dakota Oroville, Washington Blaine, […]

ShiptotheBorder.com is now iPhone friendly

Just a quick update everyone, our site is now iPhone compatible! This means it looks great even if you’re browsing on-the-go. While you can’t use our built in map to find border Kinek Points to ship to, you can read all our articles. We’ll be hard at work to release other new features in the […]

iPad international availability delayed….ship to the border instead!

Well, every Canadian that was waiting for the end of April to arrive so they could buy an Apple iPad is surely a bit frustrated today. Apple has announced that the iPad will no longer go on sale in late April due to “high demand” in the US market. Instead, they are delaying the Canadian […]

Going on vacation to the United States? Have an online order waiting for you!

In our previous posts in the US Shipping Address section, we described how to ship US purchases to the border by using Kinek’s network of border Kinek Points. This practice allows Canadians to save money by ordering from US companies that won’t ship to Canada, or who charge far to much for Canadian shipping. In […]