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Your Two Cents: Have You Ever Sold Anything Online?

The presence of websites providing forums for buying and selling the items that clutter closets around the world has made it pretty easy to raise extra cash quickly. Have you ever sold anything online?


md12398 md12398 9 years
i've sold many, many things on ebay: old clothes and stuff from around the house, things i bought wholesale, you name it.
simplycutebecka simplycutebecka 9 years
I have... 1. e-bay small stuff around my home 2. automobiles on yahoo! classifieds 3. Leased car on I love the internet.
jessie jessie 9 years
bluebellknoll bluebellknoll 9 years
I'm trying to sell my car on craigslist right now! Anyone interested in buying a black, 1999 Mazda Miata with an aftermarket turbo? hehe ;)
Berlin Berlin 9 years
Me too caterpillargirl! I've sold TONS and also made huge amounts of $$ off of it too:) With using 'GarageSale' to put up the auctions, it's a cinch!
CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 9 years
I have sold Tons on Ebay, its the easiest thing in the universe to do!
Jyramiah Jyramiah 9 years
Haha. I almost sold something on Ebay. But I was also advertising it on Craigslist. So I guess that doesn't really count. But I would like to start selling some stuff on Ebay. I just need to make sure I fully understand what the heck I'm doing!
j2e1n9 j2e1n9 9 years
Yes all the time! I sold a Dolce G dress once for $400 and I always sell my old cell phones and text books online too. They always get a good price. I hate keeping junk around my house ( I live in a condo ) and I hate wasting things or throwing them away. I feel like I'm recycling when I sell my unwanted things to someone else :P
RosaDilia RosaDilia 9 years
Excessories Excessories 9 years
I have sold a David Yurman bracelet, which was given to me by an ex, on It felt really good to sell it and finally move it out of my drawer.
gvsb gvsb 9 years
I've sold on both ebay and really is a way to clean out your house (so you can buy more stuff!) if you are nervous to sell there are 2 main things you can do to protect yourself... setup the auction so that it can only be paid for using PayPal, and send all packages delivery confirmation.
bigestivediscuit bigestivediscuit 9 years
Only old textbooks on
Schaianne Schaianne 9 years
I've bought plenty off of eBay but never used it to sell anything. I usually donate my items and take a tax deduction instead of selling it.
chocolatine chocolatine 9 years
I've sold lots of books on Amazon. I read about 2-3 books a week, so they pile up quickly. Expensive books (textbooks, dictionaries, programming manuals) usually have a good resale value unless a new edition has come out in the meantime, and even for a used paperback I can net 2-3 Euros. I'm not getting rich this way, but it helps support my reading habit and keep the clutter at bay.
SugarKat SugarKat 9 years
I've sold stuff on ebay, but I'm horrible about the mail. I also post stuff on craigslist...
LilGlamDiva LilGlamDiva 9 years
I've bought stuff, but selling makes me nervous- I'm afraid I would get a seller who wanted to cause drama or something. I've heard horror stories.
ilanac13 ilanac13 9 years
i have sold a few things online in the past, but not a lot. i think that it's a great idea in theory but the cost to ship things and all that really means that i'm not making any money off the item, and it's not as worth it. i think that it's cool that there are some 'stores' that do eBay selling and you can take your stuff to them and although they get a % of what you make, it's sometimes better than managing it myself.
baybug baybug 9 years
Never on ebay. For me it is just too much trouble.
popcorn19 popcorn19 9 years
Makes me nervous.
bellaressa bellaressa 9 years
No, never. I never used ebay.
Renees3 Renees3 9 years
When I lived in a bigger city (san diego) I used to always sell stuff on craigslist. It was so easy and convinient! loved it! my current area (palm Springs) does have a craigslist but it's just not the same sad :-(
Hoaxerz Hoaxerz 9 years
I've stopped selling stuff in eBay auctions, but I love selling on their used book site, It's so convenient to keep listing posted until the item sells.
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