You only pay the download fee the first time a user downloads a particular eBook. Let's say Bob downloads an eBook called Incredible Cookie Recipes through our service onto his PC. A week later, he decides to download the same eBook on his iPad. The only time the download fee is accrued when Bob downloads the eBook for the first time. A couple of days later, Sue also downloads the same eBook on her laptop. A download fee is accrued. But if she downloads the same eBook onto her Nook the following week, you don't pay a fee. All this is because our system tracks which user downloads which eBook and charges you for only the first download of an eBook by a certain user.

Download fees are billed on a monthly schedule at a flat rate based on your subscription tier.

Please note that you will not be charged for download fees if you choose Social DRM as your preferred DRM setting.

For more info, also see:

What is a "per fulfillment" fee?


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