From: John Kim (jokim_at_uni.uiuc.edu)
Date: Tue Jun 27 1995 - 18:43:24 EDT
On Tue, 27 Jun 1995, Victor Kress wrote:
> >That EDU price is not specially wonderful.
> As I remember it, the edu. discount is about 10% off the PC Direct price.
> This almost makes up for all the extra effort required to prove to IBM,
> beyond any shadow of a doubt, that you are indeed associated with a
Of course buying with an educational discount at the school store
or directly from IBM means you pay sales tax, which is 6%-8% in
most places. IBM should take things like this into account, but
like I said, inept management. :)
-- John H. Kim jokim_at_mit.edu
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