How to be Successfully Self-employed

If you are selling on eBay or Amazon – you may not realize it, but you are self-employed. You may also have a job that pays you a salary, which means you are part-time self-employed. If this is your situation, or if your online business is your only venture, whatContinue Reading

New Wholesale Sources

New Wholesale Sources for Amazon and Online Sellers, October 2019 Shades on Point Sunglass Co. offers Eco-friendly sunglasses with a polarized lens. And they plant a tree for every pair sold! Sozio Inc. creates and manufactures fragrances for perfumes, personal care, home and household products. Peterson Housewares merges innovation andContinue Reading

eBay

Used, sample-sized and discontinued perfumes, used to be a major (and highly profitable) category on eBay.   That ended today. The change was “instant,” giving sellers no time to plan or reduce inventory.  One seller I exchanged email with said, “she is awaiting shipment on a large purchase  she just madeContinue Reading

eBay

Want to make more money on eBay? With higher profit margins, you rake in more money per sale than you would otherwise, increasing your overall profits. Here are 9 hacks that will help you instantly boost your overall eBay profits.

Budget

You have probably heard that FedEx, USPS and UPS rates are going up.  All three carriers recently announced a number of changes, affecting both domestic and international services. The shipping calculator, eBay labels, and PayPal labels have been updated to reflect these changes—make sure your shipping costs reflect these newContinue Reading

This technique will work on both eBay and Amazon, but I have found it works better on eBay. It happens to all of us.  We put a quantity of goods on Amazon, and in February or August we get a notice from Amazon that our quantity on hand is aboutContinue Reading