There is nothing worse than seeing high shipping costs eat away your profits. If shipping costs are not carefully considered and calculated up front before purchasing a potential item to flip, you may end up with a loser on your hands. With the various different shipping service offerings as well as options such as delivery/signature confirmation, it’s no wonder why so many people are overpaying for shipping. And don’t forget about the packaging materials required as well which eats into profits even more! Have no fear, let me show you 4 pro tips on how to reduce shipping costs. (more…)
A question I get hit all the time is “where should I sell my items?” Although you can technically sell your items with any online marketplace or the dozens of mobile apps out there, there are advantages to each one. These advantages help you to sell your items faster or for more profit. This article is concentrating on the three big online marketplaces that should still be where most of your sales generate. Amazon, eBay and Etsy have been operating for years and each one generates billions of sales each year. Amazon vs eBay vs Etsy, which is best?
This was one of my very first blog posts I’ve written on FlippingIncome but unfortunately back then there was little people who actually read it. I’ve decided to update and retweak everything I’ve written before. How To Make Money Flipping Phones is going over a very specific niche of flipping phones and it is very doable and relevant in today’s mobile age. This step-by-step guide goes over everything you need to do and goes over the 5 steps you need to take to make a successful flip.
With the number of online marketplaces out there today, none comes close to the “auction” or “anything goes” style that eBay brings. Sure eBay has gone great lengths to cater to businesses so that companies like NewEgg, BestBuy, Walmart and others can sell on Ebay just like how they would on their own websites. But the heart of eBay remains the same which is catering to normal guys and gals looking to sell used junk (treasure for others). So let’s get started, continue reading to discover the Junk Around The House You Can Sell on eBay!
You may have heard the stories about how people are selling used clothes and making thousands of dollars a month. This may sound like an exaggeration but it is true for many and the best part is anyone can do it! Here is an example of a 23-year-old making $5000 a month selling thrift store clothes. Here is another example of a mom who’ve sold over $500k of clothing over 3 years. Clothing resale is astoundingly a $16 billion industry. So how do you get started? Here are 5 ways to resell clothes for profit.
For those of you who aren’t familiar with Etsy, it’s an online marketplace catering to people who love making unique homemade pieces. Over 60 million members sell their custom art, clothing, jewelry, food, bath & beauty products, toys and more each and every day. After spending a few day looking over random things, I’ve concluded that what’s considered cool or weird really depends on the eye of the beholder. So take a look at the 12 cool & weird things being sold on Etsy and decide for yourself.