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Last month was a good month to be a flipper! But it was a whirlwind with the end of the school year events for the kids, hosting our shipping bootcamp, and planning out the summer with both work and a little relaxation and fun. We ended the month with total revenue being $20,359! In this post we will dive into the costs of good sold, our shipping costs, ebay fees, and of course the PROFITS! https://youtu.be/Mgh5ityX4CE To...

One of the reasons we love flipping larger profit items is because it’s over all less work. We believe in the motto, work smarter not harder. In March our sales were $13,475!  Whew, not too bad! And guess what? We sold only 6 items. Here is what we sold.  Our business model is a little bit different than a lot of ebayers. We focus on selling larger, higher profit items through freight shipping. This helps us...

Reseller Income: What We Flipped To Make $11,280 in One Month Of Flipping Flea Market Items It is a good time to be a reseller! Our flipping sales totaled $11,280! This was using mostly eBay and a little bit of Facebook Marketplace. EBay is consistently where we make our largest number of sales (about 85%),  and Facebook Marketplace is usually second (about 10%). We use Craigslist, Offer Up, and LetGo as well, but we end up buying...

Are you interested in starting a flipping business but don’t know where to start? Are you stuck not knowing what to flip? Don’t worry another second. You can overcome the challenge! Learning how to find items to sell on ebay takes a little time and skill, but after 24 years in this business, I’ve narrowed down 5 sourcing tips to help you succeed.  https://youtu.be/IpbyhddaJ5Q Sourcing Tip #1: Finding the Best Places to Source With so many options out...

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...

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,...

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...

Your eBay buyer claimed the item was not as described. You believe that it was exactly as described. Is there anything you can do? Do you have to accept returns to sell on eBay? Being faced with a return request can be very intimidating. In fact, it can be so scary that people don’t want to deal with selling on eBay at all because it’s too nerve racking. Let me say this, “It...

Have you ever thought about quitting your job to spend more time with your family?  Have you wanted to homeschool your kids but couldn’t figure out how to bring in extra income?  Today we have an awesome interview with Flipper University member Joy, who decided to quit her full-time job after one month into flipping in order to homeschool her son.  The best part is she’s been able to learn to flip items and has already...