Author: Robert Stephenson

Ebay Tax Reporting: What Resellers Need To Know Taxes. Nobody loves the topic (ok, some people do - I'm not one of those people), but taxes are important to anyone who wants to earn an income. Doing taxes as a small business can be a very daunting task when starting out. It's one of the top road blocks that actually keeps people from getting started in this flipping business. But it shouldn't. Once you have a basic understanding of the...

Are you looking for a way to make money quickly? Selling items on selling apps like Mercari is a great way to get more money coming in, and declutter at the same time! There are some ways that you can get the most money for your item, and we will be going over these tips. Let’s get started with learning about Mercari: What Is Mercari? First, we will take a look at what Mercari actually is. Mercari is a...

Selling used furniture can be a very lucrative business. Thanks to popular shows like Fixer Upper, people love redoing their living spaces and always looking for the perfect piece to fit in a new room.  But not everyone has the time or ability to repurpose furniture so they look for these special pieces for sale.  And that’s where you come in!  Maybe you love restoring old furniture into something usable again. Or maybe you love the artwork behind...

Flipping more items. Yep, that's my plan for making money in retirement AND staying healthy. Melissa and I have literally picked up and sold thousands of dollars worth of free items on our daily walks in the morning. Flipping is flexible, fun, challenging - and an added bonus - I can make some pretty great money doing it while I'm getting in my daily exercise. Jack and Joan are retired and are two very active,...

Let’s face it, 2020 has been a crazy year. The pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty and stress. The extra pressure and unwanted changes can make anyone start to think they want to escape the rat race. But sometimes those new, unexpected changes in job can pose some really great opportunities! Flipper U course member Nancy went from a stressful job of traveling full-time to working from home due to Covid-19. This unexpected change in...

And another month bites the dust. This month was a little quieter than last month's total of $16,000 in sales. But sometimes I need a little break after creating a few pallets back to back. So this month we didn't really focus on getting things listed. Instead we focused more on getting inventory organized, our Flipper University members, and on our awesome readers like YOU! https://youtu.be/NuCVPKb_hzY Christmas Money Challenge Last month held our annual #FlipItForChristmas challenge with the goal...

A few months ago we polled our readers to ask if they wanted us to do a monthly flipping income report again and we got a resounding yes! So we are back at it posting what we sold, how much we sold it for, what we bought it for and all our costs for shipping and eBay fees. The grand total of sales totaled $16,000 on the dot! And in only 11 items! Not a bad...

What if all you needed was a change in mindset to start crushing your goals & dreams? What if you already had the tools to be successful, but you just needed a little shift in your thinking to make it happen? That's exactly what happened to this 22 year old who had a dream to become an OCR athlete. (That's obstacle course racing for those who may not know - which I didn't until...

Do you have a desire to travel more and see the country? Have you wanted to see more of the world, but couldn’t figure out how to make it happen? What if you could make money on road while traveling? How does traveling for 30 days across 5700 miles through 17 states sound? How does going from oceans to mountains to farmland and everything in between peak your interest?  Sounds awesome doesn’t it? Over the past several...