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how do i start a buisiness at home

i have lots of items for sale and i want to sell them where do i start

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:32 AM on Nov. 19, 2008 in Money & Work

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  • maybe e bay or find a company that offers personal custom web sites.

    Answer by youngarmywife at 2:30 AM on Nov. 19, 2008

  • That depends on what kinds of items you have for sale (new, used, hand-made), who you want to sell them to and how you want to sell them.

    For instance, do you want to start up a small online shop or are you thinking about opening a local, brick-and-mortar store? You have to answer all these questions and come up with a business plan, even if you just want to sell your hand crafted items from a tiny online boutique (as I do). Having your own business is fun but it is much more work than you first realize.

    You should start by outlining (on paper) exactly what you want to accomplish, then find out what your local laws are (for tax purposes, etc) and go from there. is a very useful website for legal stuff.

    Answer by dujour at 3:41 AM on Nov. 19, 2008

  • The only place you are going to make money selling is on eBay. Anyone tells you different they are lying to you. was featured on the evening news, it's a trusted site which allows you to find a job without any investment. A REAL JOB with the security of a pay check. No MLM, No sales, No Scams, No home business where you must invest, but may never make a cent.

    Answer by at 10:53 AM on Nov. 19, 2008

  • It depends on what you are selling. If you have specialty items, you could try

    Answer by hugorose at 11:51 PM on Nov. 19, 2008

  • ive tried ebay fees are outrageous ive also tried craigslist i sell colectibles children clothes mens womns shoes boots toys all kinds of stuff

    Answer by pinky91 at 11:26 PM on Nov. 24, 2008

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