Changelog

5/9/15

  • update fees for eBay Calculator (details)
    • fixed price listings for media category items (Books, DVDs & Movies, Music, Video Games) now have the same insertion fee as other categories
    • remove 10-day duration as it no longer incurs fees and replace with 1- or 3-day auction option, which incurs a $1 fee
    • increase reserve price fee to be the greater of $3 or 2% of the reserve price, with a maximum of $100
  • 4/26/15

    • update fees for Amazon Calculator

    4/25/15

    • update fees for eBay UK and eBay Motors Calculators
    • allow customization of payment fee rates in eBay UK, eBay Motors, Etsy, and Bonanza Calculators

    2/7/15

    • update Forums look and feel

    12/8/14

    • allow customization of PayPal fee rate in eBay Calculators

    12/7/14

    • update maximum final value fee ($750) for non-eBay store listings

    10/18/14

    • make site https-only

    9/6/14

    • update fees and categories for Amazon Calculator
    • add maximum fee ($250) to Bonanza Calculator

    9/1/14

    • include postage price in final value fee calculation for eBay UK Calculator

    7/3/14

    • fix bug with html5 number input validation and automatic decimal entry mode

    6/8/14

    • add discount field to Etsy Calculator

    5/25/14

    • update fees for eBay UK Calculator
    • update fees for eBay Motors Calculator
    • add fees for Slovakia to PayPal Calculator

    4/21/14

    • use proper html5 attributes on number fields so that mobile devices launch the number keyboard for those fields by default

    4/14/14

    • add selectable allotment type to Stock Calculator, which can either be the number of shares purchased or the purchase spend amount (quantity will be automatically determined)

    3/29/14

    • Salecalc.com Forums are now live!

    3/23/14

    • add Amortization Schedule to Loan and Mortgage Calculators

    3/16/14

    • add https support

    3/10/14

    • add fees for Latvia to PayPal Calculator
    • Appreciation & Depreciation Calculator now available

    3/8/14

    • add fees for Mongolia to PayPal Calculator

    3/3/14

    • Loan Payment Calculator now available

    3/2/14

    • add fees for South Africa to PayPal Calculator

    2/23/14

    • Mortgage Payment Calculator now available

    2/17/14

    • add return and profit margin target types to Amazon, Etsy, and Bonanza Calculators

    9/29/13

    • update fees effective September 10, 2013 for China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam (details – thanks to Chaitanya for informing us of the updates).
    • show link to location’s fees page when available and display last updated time for specific locations
    • update fees for the US

    7/18/13

    • add menu for choosing goal types (net profit, return, and profit margin) to original eBay Calculator

    7/17/13

    • for US eBay Calculators, support reduced final value fees when buyer chooses international or one-day shipping and lower-priced shipping is offered (details)

    7/14/13

    • for eBay Stores, reduce final value fee rate for Coins & Paper Money from 7% to 6%, and add Stamps category (eBay’s announcement)
    • add support for item names in eBay Calculator worksheet

    6/30/13

    • add Profit Margin to the list of goal types supported in new eBay Calculators, for finding the required price to achieve a desired profit margin

    5/6/13

    • allow export to Excel format when exporting worksheet in original eBay Calculator
    • in Stock Calculator, split brokerage commission field into two fields–sell commission and buy commission–and support calculation of percentage-based commissions

    5/1/13

    4/24/13

    • updated Amazon Fees effective April 24, 2013:
      • variable closing fee for Music, Videos, and DVDs increased from $.80 to $1.35
      • shipping credits for Music, Videos, and DVDs increased from $2.98 to $3.99 for Domestic Standard shipping, and from $5.19 to $6.19 for Domestic Expedited shipping

    4/21/13

    • add editable shipping price to Amazon Calculator

    4/16/13

    4/9/13

    • Stock Profit Calculator
      • support final share price up to four decimal places
      • set initial values for brokerage commissions and capital gains tax rate to 0

    3/26/13

    • Stock Profit Calculator
      • take brokerage commissions into account when calculating tax on capital gain
      • support fractional share quantity up to five decimal places

    3/25/13

    • support additional PayPal payment fee rates in Etsy Calculator
    • use more compact layout for Etsy Calculator
    • correct Checkout by Amazon fee rate for transactions less than $10 in Bonanza Calculator

    3/18/13

    • in Stock Calculator, support share price up to four decimal places

    3/11/13

    • Bonanza Fee and Profit Calculator now available

    3/9/13

    • update Amazon Calculator fee schedule, in particular:
      • removed Cell Phones & Accessories category
      • added Electronics Accessories category
      • existing rates remain the same

    2/24/13

    • use responsive layouts for Etsy and Amazon Calculators

    2/19/13

    • Discount Calculator now available

    2/18/13

    • use responsive layouts for Stock and Tip & Sales Tax Calculators

    2/9/13

    • support reverse calculation of sales tax rate based on flat amount in Tip & Sales Tax Calculator

    2/6/13

    • in Etsy Fee Calculator, show Effective Fee Percentage that combines both Etsy and PayPal fees instead of displaying a separate percentage for each
    • in PayPal Fee Calculator, add PayPal Here fees for countries where it’s available (US, CA, AU, HK, and JP)

    2/5/13

    • Tip & Sales Tax Calculator
      • support more than 2 decimal places for tip and tax rates
      • add small gratuity table in results for quick reference
      • add option to round up payments to nearest whole dollars
    • Stock Profit Calculator
      • set initial value for capital gains tax rate to 20%

    2/3/13

    • add Profit Margin to eBay, Amazon, and Etsy calculators
    • add Return Percentage to Amazon and Etsy calculators

    1/28/13

    • add “Tip before or after tax?” Poll to Tip & Sales Tax Calculator

    1/27/13

    • more International Fees added to PayPal Calculator
    • PayPal Calculator now supports editable fee rate

    1/23/13

    • add Comments tab to Amazon and Etsy calculators

    1/20/13

    • UI refresh
      • more consistent look and feel across all pages
      • removed use of handwritten font, per user feedback
      • links to both classic and new eBay calculators on every page, per user feedback
    • PayPal Calculator
      • automatically place focus on default action in PayPal Calculator based on which step it’s on
    • eBay Calculators (new, UK, and Motors)
      • more intuitive ordering and grouping of input fields

    1/17/13

    • Properly exclude Fixed Price Listings from Buy It Now fee calculation
    • Add new logo to pages!

    12/2/12

    • Use correct calculations for the Buy it Now and Reserve Fees when the 2 Categories option is selected

    9/18/12

    • Add Export button to original eBay Calculator’s Worksheet tab that saves table data to a tab-delimited file

    8/31/12

    • Add Collectibles, Art, Pottery & Glass, and Antiques category to eBay Calculators, which does not incur Gallery Plus fees

    8/18/12

    • Fix rounding of currency in original eBay Calculator that caused some values to be off by .01.

    7/21/12

    • Fix rounding error in PayPal Calculator that caused fee and net values to be off by .01.

    7/15/12

    • Updated Category list in Amazon Calculator based on the list provided in Amazon Seller Central
    • Updated Calculation of Referral and Variable Closing fees in Amazon Calculator based on data in Amazon Seller Central

    7/14/12

    • Original eBay Calculator corrected to use quantity of 1 for auctions when 1) computing chart values for Proceeds and Cost, 2) computing target price, and 3) adding to worksheet.

    7/2/12

    • eBay Calculators updated to reflect eBay’s 2012 Spring Seller Update effective July 2; Picture Count and Picture Pack upgrade options removed since pictures are no longer charged fees
    • Removed support for multiple items in Auction-type listings in original eBay Calculator as eBay doesn’t support it either

    6/28/12

    • Correctly update Auction Format’s Closing price when Target price is clicked in Bottom Line tab of eBay UK Calculator

    6/27/12

    • eBay UK Calculator now available
    • To match what eBay supports, multi-quantity listings now only supported for fixed-price listings in eBay Calculator
    • Fixed bugs when setting state in eBay Motors Calculator

    6/24/12

    • Added fee rates for Brazil, Costa Rica, Japan, Germany, Indonesia, Mexico, Portugal, Russia, Bulgaria, France to PayPal Calculator

    6/22/12

    • For PayPal Calculator, select default fee rate based on location

    6/18/12

    • Added fee rates for India, Malaysia, Philippines, Israel, Greece, Thailand, Italy, Spain, Hong Kong, Singapore, Ireland, and South Korea to PayPal Calculator

    6/17/12

    • Added selectable fee rates for UK, Canada, and Australia to PayPal Calculator

    6/11/12

    • eBay Motors Calculator now available

    6/6/12

    • Added selectable fee rate to PayPal Calculator

    6/4/12

    • A new version of the PayPal fee calculator is now available, designed to be more user- and mobile-friendly.

    6/2/12

    • Amazon Fee Calculator updated to reflect increase of Referral Fee for Musical Instruments (from 12% to 15%)

    5/19/12

    • PayPal Fee Calculator now available

    5/18/12

    • Updated Stock Calculator to automatically retrieve the share price for a given ticker symbol.

    5/17/12

    • Etsy Calculator now available

    5/15/12

    • Results are rounded up when necessary in Tip & Sales Tax Calculator so split-bills aren’t underpaid

    5/11/12

    • Tip & Sales Tax Calculator now available

    5/5/12

    • updated fee calculation for Sports Collectibles in Amazon Calculator; minimum Referral Fee is $1.00 for Sports Collectibles

    5/4/12

    4/16/12

    • Added polls for fees to eBay and Amazon Calculators

    4/14/12

    • Added new comments section to eBay Calculator, for posting questions, comments, or general feedback

    4/12/12

    • Added Effective Fee Percentage to Amazon Marketplace Calculator, displaying percentage of total fees relative to proceeds

    4/10/12

    • Fixed bug that would sometimes lead to incorrect results when getting projection data for multi-quantity listings in eBay calculator
    • Added floating social bar

    4/6/12

    • Added fee percentage to fee breakdown tab of eBay Fee Calculator

    4/2/12

    • Updates to Stock Profit Calculator
      • progressive enhancement
      • realtime calculations
      • realtime bookmarkable URL
      • change (+/-) indicators to proceeds, cost, and net profit results

    4/1/12

    • Added Breakdown Tab and Chart to Amazon Calculator

    3/31/12

    • Updates to Amazon Calculator
      • progressive enhancement
      • realtime calculations
      • realtime bookmarkable URL
      • change (+/-) indicators to proceeds, cost, and net profit results

    3/29/12

    • Stock Calculator is now available

    3/27/12

    • Added setting of Desired Profit to Amazon Fee Calculator

    3/25/12

    • Added Amazon Fee Calculator

    3/19/12

    • Fixed cost calculation in Bottom Line Chart for multi-quantity listings

    2009 until we started keeping track

    • Lots of changes we didn’t keep track of at the time!