It’s simple enough to earn extra money selling stuff online, but you’ll want to determine the ideal venue for your goods. Selling Grandma’s vintage tea cozies is a different endeavor from offloading your old stereo system.
We’ve rounded up some of the major online marketplaces along with tips about their audience, style and fees.
Online sales and auctions
There’s a handful of major online auction and sales sites, and as you’ll see, some charge much lower fees than others. The major players, Amazon and eBay, have higher fees, but they’re also some of the most highly trafficked sites on the internet. If speed of sale is your goal, these sites are the way to go. If you’re trying to maximize your profit, you might take some more time to find a buyer on a smaller site. Read more…