eBay has issued a new worldwide commission rate card effective immediately. They have unified commissions across their global websites that participate in the eBay Partner Network (EPN). The rates went down on a few categories and up 5% on the fashion category. In this same week, rumors have emerged of a more major commission restructuring for the Amazon Associate plan. In Amazon’s case, it appears they may be moving the US to the UK style category commision structure. Currently, your Amazon affiliate commissions are based on the number of products you have sold. With 8.5% being the highest rate and is paid to affiliates who sell more than 3131 items in a month.