Roadtrip Recap – Amazon FBA from the road

June 25th, 2014

It’s been a little over a week since my last post, so in today’s post I will be sharing what I was up to for a good portion of the past week.  I took a mini “sourcing roadtrip” to Wisconsin and Illinois to explore some retail stores in areas that I have never sourced at […]

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Using Credit Cards to Increase Margins – Part 2 of 2

June 13th, 2014

Hey Everyone,  we have Dima back again from with some more information about using credit cards to increase margins by sourcing with credit cards.  If you missed the first of this 2 part series you can find it HERE.   At the end of the post, I will be sharing the credit cards that I am using […]

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Using Credit Cards to Source Inventory – Part One

June 6th, 2014

Hello Everyone, today’s post will be a little bit different than the usual posts as it is a guest post from Dima from   Dima quit his job in September 2011 to travel the world and was able to fund the vast majority of his round the world flight using credit card rewards points. […]

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Scanpower versus Profit Bandit – Amazon Scouting Tools

February 28th, 2014

Update 7/15/2014: This post was initially written 2/28/2014.  One major change that is not reflected in the original post is that Profit Bandit is now $9.99/month as opposed to the one time fee of $15 that is referenced below. Update 3/21/2015: I no longer use either Profit Bandit or Scanpower as a scanning app for my business. […]

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Why do people buy items from you?

January 28th, 2014

A fairly common question that I have been getting lately, particularly from people who have never sold online before is: “Why do people pay the prices that allow you to make a profit when they could buy it in store on their own for less?” This is a valid question, and one that is often […]

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Flipping Preordered Sony PS4’s

December 30th, 2013

Hope that everyone had a good Christmas, and hopefully you still have some additional time off on the schedule over New Years! I know I have taken quite a bit of time off, and have been enjoying some time away from focusing on making money. Today’s post will be about my experience selling Sony PS4’s. […]

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Finding items to sell on Amazon at Target

December 18th, 2013

A question that I have been getting fairly often lately, is “what do you actually do when you walk into a store?” This is a good question, and one that I will go into a little bit of detail with this post.  For today’s post I will focus on selling clearance items on amazon and, […]

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Amazon Purchasing Guidelines and the Profit Bandit App

December 8th, 2013

I have had a few requests from readers of the blog to do a post that covers how I decide what to buy to resell on amazon, so that is what I will be posting about today. In addition, I’ll also be discussing how to use the profit bandit app for assessing item value. Just to […]

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Items to Sell on eBay from Big Lots and Thrift Stores

November 22nd, 2013

It’s been a busy week for online sales for me, it seems like people are starting to do some of their holiday shopping.  It has definitely been showing as I have had more sales in the past few days than many prior weeks! Other new things I have been working on include buying 2 pallet […]

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Ebay Completed Listings – the #1 Ebay Sourcing Tool

November 18th, 2013

What should I buy to sell on ebay? This is a very common question for individuals who are looking to make some money selling online.  The answer to this question is different for most people, but there is a very helpful eBay sourcing tool that I use just about every time I am looking at […]

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