Keep this in mind when you’re sourcing products to sell…

June 18, 2015

When involved with online selling, it’s always beneficial to keep an eye on current affairs. This is especially useful when you are selling media products. Sometimes you will notice that a particular book title has sold, despite the fact you’ve had it on your shelf for ages. You then discover it’s because the book relates […]

The key differences when selling on eBay and Amazon…

June 4, 2015

If you want to make an income selling online you will be aware of the two main online selling marketplaces Amazon and eBay, both global sites with huge reputations and customer bases. There are differences between the two sites, and too many rules and regulations to write here, but below you’ll find some of the […]

The key to successfully selling at car boot sales

May 28, 2015

In last week’s eletter we discussed car boot sales and what to look out for to profit on saleable items. I don’t know if you have ever actually sold your own stuff on car boots or school fairs and fetes, but doing so can be a great way to offload stock that isn’t selling on […]

The benefit of purchasing your own EAN numbers…

March 19, 2015

I’m often on the look out for new and different products to sell on Amazon. Used books are obviously great, as are other types of media, but it’s good to keep an eye out for other types of products that will render a profit. There are several ways of doing this and I dabble with […]

See in the new year with a new stream of income…

January 8, 2015

I’m sure you’re aware, with the amount of media attention paid to it at this time of year, of the impetus to have a ‘New Year, New YOU’… It’s probable that one of your New Year resolutions may involve making 2015 the year you eventually make a start on a new course of action to […]

Profit from unwanted Christmas presents…

December 31, 2014

I trust you had a wonderful Christmas and enjoyed having a lovely break. I hope too that it was relaxing and not too taxing with cooking and waiting on guests. Of course, Christmas time also means Boxing Day bargains! I note Amazon started their Boxing Day sale on 25 December!! Forgive me Amazon, but that’s […]

Still time to make some extra money in time for Christmas…

November 27, 2014

I am sure you are aware that at this time of year there is a very hungry market for branded new items and gift products. Media items such as new books, DVDs and CDs are very popular too, as are toys and games. It’s certainly an expensive time of year for all of us: extra […]

The key to easily profiting from clutter…

October 31, 2014

In past eletters I have discussed the value of Amazon trade-in gift vouchers, and this week I though it might be worth looking again into the concept of cash or gift cards for unwanted goods – not just at Amazon, but elsewhere too. I know over the past year alone I have earned hundreds of […]

Alternatives to Royal Mail! Save money with postage rates…

July 24, 2014

One of the largest expenditures you will encounter when selling books or any products online is postage costs. I really hate paying Royal Mail more money than I receive in profits for an item, but from time to time it’s inevitable. It used to be that it was virtually impossible to send items through the […]

How to locate the best car boot sales near you

April 17, 2014

  I do hope you are experiencing lovely weather; it makes such a difference and with the onset of spring and promise and expectation of warmth. And now is the time for events such as local car boots and fetes to take place on a regular basis in your local area. If these are events […]