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What are the best products to sell from home?

I want to make some extra money so I was looking into selling products from home. I have found silver jewelry, candles and passion products. Are there any other products to sell. Where can I find information on how to start selling? Does it cost a lot of money to start selling?

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ang0343

Asked by ang0343 at 1:41 AM on Dec. 14, 2008 in Money & Work

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  • What about Mary Kay, Beauty Control, Avon??
    pupmom

    Answer by pupmom at 1:42 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • I am a Pure Romance consultant and our company has been around for over 15 yrs. Our founder is a single mother of 4 and started this business in her basement. I make on average about $400 a party and I get to stay home with my son because I only work weekends. If you want to find out more, view my journal "FAQs". I cant go back to a normal job because I love PR!
    mrsmilander

    Answer by mrsmilander at 1:44 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • Oh and we have kit specials every month!
    mrsmilander

    Answer by mrsmilander at 1:45 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • ummmm.... your body?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:01 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • Passion Parties is the best choice, especially during the economy crisis. I will show you why!

    Sandra
    www.CreatingYourPassion.com
    Sandra124

    Answer by Sandra124 at 2:12 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • Temptationsparties.com!!!

    Im a romance consultant!!

    Message me!!

    scaredmommy08

    Answer by scaredmommy08 at 3:01 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • i think Avon rocks. I wish I'd gotten into that instead of MaryKay and wasted a fortune I'm still paying off :\ Avon has lots of stuff to offer. PR would be an option, too, as really anyone who doesn't shop eBay for those items would more than likely shop from you
    pumpooga

    Answer by pumpooga at 10:22 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • Personally I tried EVERY product Iine I could find. None of them were worth the time. They are all over saturated now a days or just not wanted. I do Ameriplan now. It's not a product but it's a service. It's not a want but a need. Everyone wants health and dental benefits they can afford. Lets face it when money gets tight the first thing to go is the candles and the kitchen extras and the make up you don't need... Health care is a need... here find out what we do. watch this. www.apwebinar.com or visit my website www.DailyPayFromHome.com

    Sabrina
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 10:56 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • I think it truly depends on how passionate you can be about the products/companies you are considering.

    How much time are you willing to invest if you want to start a business? Way your options.

    Consider how many ways you can earn money with each company. Review their compensation plans?

    What kind of consumer are you looking to attract?

    These are just a few things I considered being a mother, I wanted a business that I could include my family into. They are learning the business very early. Take a look at what I do. If you think it's something you would like additional information about, give me a call or email me.

    http://www.LoveOurScents.com
    phillymommie

    Answer by phillymommie at 11:51 AM on Dec. 14, 2008

  • I make around $30.00 a day "giving away" things I used to sell on eBay. I'm getting rid the stuff I don't need in my home and I make a pretty good living. eMail me if you are interested.
    Works4Mom.com

    Answer by Works4Mom.com at 12:15 PM on Dec. 14, 2008

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