4 Secrets to Help You Successfully Sell on Amazon FBA

October 14th, 2013

Selling merchandise through the fulfillment service by Amazon (FBA) is a fairly straight forward process. You simply find items you want to sell, bundle them up and ship them to one of Amazon’s many warehouses. Selling on Amazon FBA successfully, however — that’s a different story entirely.   Here are some things that can help [...]

PayPal Introduces Small Businesses to Working Capital

October 11th, 2013

  A few weeks ago PayPal introduced its members to a new lending platform called PayPal Working Capital. This loan, or rather “advance” program is specifically designed for small businesses. It is compelling not only because there’s no credit check, but approved borrowers can literally receive the amount they need delivered into their PayPal accounts [...]

Do Your Listings Have Personality?

October 7th, 2013

Whether you sell on eBay, Amazon or some other website, there’s a pretty good chance that someone is selling similar or even the same items that you are. When this is the case, it’s not always best to compete on price as you’ll just end up eating into profits. Instead, a better strategy is to [...]

Amazon Announces No Free Smartphones

September 23rd, 2013

Have you heard the rumor about Amazon offering free smartphones for people who sign up for their new wireless plan? Yeah, I’ve heard those rumors too. I have to admit that I was actually rather excited about the idea, but after doing a little more digging around for information on the Internet, I’m sorry to [...]

eBay “Sales Maximizer” Designed to Increase eBay Sales

September 16th, 2013

Did you know that eBay has a “Sales Maximizer” tool? It might surprise you to know that this is something that’s actually been around for a while, but it just hasn’t been very popular.     eBay recently decided to put it back under beta testing, and it’s currently available only to a select group [...]

Pros and Cons of Amazon FBA

September 9th, 2013

Ever since I started using Amazon’s FBA (Fulfillment by Amazon) program, I’ve been excited whenever I have the opportunity to tell someone new about it. Still, I realize that it isn’t for everyone and after a recent conversation I had with someone who is trying to expand their business, I realized that while I often [...]

New Email Scam Targets Ebay Sellers

September 4th, 2013

If you’ve been doing business online, I’m sure you’ve encountered a few “phishing” emails claiming to be from eBay or PayPal. These are the ones that tend to look surprisingly like the real thing, but are actually designed for the purpose of stealing your identity. Click the link in the email, and you’re taken to [...]