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What sales good on Ebay?

I have sold on Ebay before but just stuff I no longer wanted. I was thinking of maybe doing crafts or going to yard-sales to get stuff to sale but I wanted to not waste my money. What has sold the best for you? I would really love to be able to make this into a home business.

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Asked by jnd951999 at 3:20 PM on Mar. 30, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • Cant you look on there and see what's hot or selling allot on their. Somehow I doubt craft's will sell well. Collectibles seem to always do well. Art work, baseball cards, games, Jewelery.

    Answer by vbruno at 3:25 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • If you are looking at selling crafts look into Etsy.

    Answer by meandrphoto at 3:35 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • I know people who buy high end items of clothing at clearance sales and resell them. Just one idea.........

    Answer by elizabr at 5:26 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Join the eBay sellers group; there are many wise and experienced women there:


    Answer by rkoloms at 6:26 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Textbooks.

    Answer by tasches at 6:27 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Electronics definitely! Anything that you might find that is not readily available anymore. Suzanne Wells is considered an eBay Selling Coach.. here is a link to her Blog: eBay Selling Coach.  She has a post in there somewhere on current items that are selling big on eBay. 


    Answer by m-avi at 7:02 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • Honestly I think the ebay days are over. I made a nice living 10 years ago on ebay but now so many corporate companies are on there it's hard to compete plus the fees have gotten out rageous.

    Answer by MichelleAlpha at 9:46 AM on Mar. 31, 2011

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