~ If you would like to help out with our recurring costs & feel inspired to cover the cost of an monthly or annual expense ~
This allows us to stay small and intimate here, rather than the way of automation and selling lots of impersonal products to a lot of people that is the modern business model.
One Month of Internet in Mexico ~ 12 items
What? One Month. High speed internet in Mexico.
Why? So we can have the bandwidth to record and publish video.
Shutterstock Monthly Fees ~ 12
What? A fee to cover appropriately the license for all art
Why? It allows us to create book covers and art (legally) for all our projects, all year long
Weebly Annual Fee: Online Video Database ~ 5 items
What? Annual fee for hosting a professional website
Why? This service allows the video database to stay live. It also allows me to create my own website with no technical skills so I do not have to pay a full time employee
$500/ year to keep the website online
Weebly Email Plan ~ 1 item
What? Weebly Email Plan
Why? This allows us to keep track of our email list, adhere to privacy standards and the business standards of the USA and EU for the responsibility of running an email list. We use it to email our newsletter and communicate with our clients in a more efficient manner.
Book Formatting Fees ~ 4 items
What? Book formatting fees
Why? Formatting a book for print and e-book publication is a skill we do not have. Each format costs $300 USD - so $600 per book. Often the book royalties do not begin to cover this cost.