Learn How to Research New Income Sources

Write an eBook. This can be a lot of work, but once the eBook is created and advertised it can provide you with a passive revenue stream for years. You can either sell the eBook on your website or offer it as an associate arrangement with other websites that provide content related to your eBook.…

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Etsy Empire Strikes Back Now Live on Amazon

Etsy Empire Strikes Back

Etsy Empire Strikes Back is now available on Kindle.  The second volume in the Etsy Empire series has been in production for over six months and it is finally available for purchase today. Readers made Etsy Empire, volume 1 the #1 bestselling book on Amazon for over 14 months and it received over 70 five…

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Thrift Store Treasure 3: October 2015

hummel christmas tree topper

October was a great month for selling used music.  We sold a lot of CDs, Cassettes and LP records in the $8-14 range, plus some that sold for more than that – listed below.  Halloween items were also flying off the shelf – we sold Halloween mugs, display pieces and cassettes for very good profit.…

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Selling Cassette Tapes on Amazon FBA: A Case Study

Selling cassettes

Do you want in on a secret? You can find cassette tapes for under 25c a piece and sell them for $35, or more.  How’s that for profit margin?! The trick is to know how to get them for dirt cheap and then understand how to sell them online for large profits. I know what…

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Thrift Wars Available on Amazon Kindle

Thrift Wars cover

We are inviting you to help us celebrate the launch of the highly anticipated Almost Free Money series book ‘Thrift Wars‘ !    Thrift Wars features 14-year seller experiences and instruction for reselling items found at thrift stores for maximum profit online.  Thrift Wars is illustrated with actual thrift store items found and their sales prices…

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Selling Used Toys: Work at Home Mom’s Jackpot

selling on amazon fba

Selling used toys can be an outstanding source of income for any work at home Mom (WAHM) or Dad.  Have used toys that your kids have outgrown?  Don’t even think about selling them at a yard sale for 10c each.  What are you, crazy?!  I have made over $50,000 reselling yard sale and thrift store toys…

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Etsy Empire Book #1 on Kindle

Etsy Empire cover

Etsy Empire was released earlier this month on Amazon Kindle and Paperback.   Etsy sellers are raving about the contents of the first ever complete guidebook pertaining to selling on Etsy.com.  The price is very affordable at only $2.99 (currently) on Kindle and around $10 on paperback.  Comparable guides are selling for over $50 on the…

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How to Find Gold and Silver at Thrift Shops

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You can find Gold and Silver at thrift stores anywhere in the world.  The trick is to find the best stores and then learn how to find the hidden treasures among the piles of worthless stuff at most of these stores. In metropolitan areas, it can be really tough to find precious metals in the large…

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Selling Used Clothing Online

selling vintage clothes

Selling Used Clothing Online for Profit on eBay and Etsy       Selling used clothing is an excellent way to make money.  Best of all, we all have a continuous supply of used clothes to sell, especially if we have children!   Garage sale clothes and thrift store clothes can also be sold on eBay…

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Top 10 Money Making Garage Sale Items

Garage Sale Sign

The author of Almost Free Money and Etsy Empire provides a countdown list of the Top 10 Money Making Garage Sale Items for garage sale shoppers and investors to look for and how to sell them on the internet. We have shopped at thousands of garage sales, and sold over 12,000 garage sale finds on Amazon, Etsy and…

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The Marketing Strategies of Millionaire Etsy Sellers

Etsy is a remarkable tool for marketing and selling your creative works. Several here at FitSmallBusiness have been selling on Etsy for years. But one of the tribe, Jason Rueger of Rueger Pottery, really made Etsy sing for his handmade pottery business. Etsy provides a complete platform for selling items, plenty of order management tools,…

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Where to Network with Other E-Commerce Sellers’ Social Media Connections!!

Social networks are considered to be a powerful arena for online marketing. It provides a direct and targeted way to interact with the relevant audience, and they require fewer spending than more traditional marketing techniques. However, with the endless tasks involved in running and improving your business ups, dividing your time between all the accessible…

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How to sell products on AMAZON!!

Sometimes selling online is a matter of trial-and-error, and sometimes it’s reading what others have gone through so you can make the best decision(s) for yourself. Amazon is a truly massive marketplace with millions of products and hundreds of thousands of sellers all competing to make sales and capture market share. It’s a vibrant, living…

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Whats Hot This Christmas 2016

Shiny Brite Christmas ornaments

Let’s take a look at whats hot this Christmas 2016 by examining our Amazon Q4 sales during this holiday season in a special edition of Picking and Grinning. Whats Hot This Christmas: An Overview of Buying and Selling Activity As most of you know, we specialize in selling on Amazon and Amazon FBA, therefore Q4 is…

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