What Can You Buy for $10 and Sell the Same Day for $600?

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    This weekend I had the opportunity to visit the eBay campus in San Jose!  I finally got to take a pic next to the eBay sign!   While in Silicon Valley, we went to quite a few yard sales, but we didn’t get to go to any estate sales. Darn!  We did. however, […]

What Sells on eBay? Tents!

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  Check out the tent Johnny bought at a church yard sale this weekend for $15!  It’s a two-man tent that should sell for around $100+ including shipping.  Not bad!  (Update 9/19/07 – First bid?  $99!)     That’s it for now! If you’d like a free list of 10 items to sell on eBay, […]

What Sells on eBay? Books on Contemporary Patination!

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    Contemporary what?  Don’t worry.  I didn’t know what it meant either.  Ever heard of patina? Well, patination is related to the word patina. Recently, we’ve been getting back to our roots. The clothing, shoes, and accessories category has gotten SO competitive. SO COMPETITIVE! It’s easier to make a profit selling estate sale items […]

Hot Wheels and Hurricanes

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  So yesterday I went to the allergist.  Apparently, I’m allergic to just about every tree in the area. No surprise there.  Anyway, when my doctor found out that I sell on eBay, he got very excited. He couldn’t stop talking about the fact that he loves to go on eBay and buy vintage Hot […]

Labor Day Weekend 1995 and Star Wars: A Winning Combination

  After spending Labor Day Weekend 1995 writing code on his computer, eBay founder Pierre Omidyar launched AuctionWeb, a site that would later be known as eBay.  Thanks, Pierre!   If Pierre had never launched AuctionWeb, some lucky guy may never have had the chance to purchase the totally awesome Star Wars bar stools pictured […]