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View Poll Results: Have You Ever Sold Anything on Ebay?
Yes and I like it! 8 28.57%
Yes and I didnt care for it. 0 0%
Nope. I dont know how, but I would LIKE to know how! 9 32.14%
Nope. I have no interest. 11 39.29%
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Old 08-04-2005, 01:50 AM   #11
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I Love Selling Things I am in the process of selling myself "BE NICE " That is your most important resource. Say a few prayers doesn't hurt LOL.

Anyway I love selling and buying stuff, But I really like fixing things. Old clocks and watches are fun to fix.

Ebay is Fun, Just remember to change your password on paypal if you have an account at least once a month !
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Old 08-04-2005, 05:08 AM   #12
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I love ebay, we have bought tonnes of stuff and sold a couple of things. I like buying bulk lots of new toys or gadgets to use as prizes in my classroom. I bought my clothes dryer off ebay and we bought a slab of marble DH is going to put in the middle of the table he's building.
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Old 08-04-2005, 05:35 AM   #13
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We do the same thing. We decide our final bid first, but we usually (if possible) wait until near the end to actually place our highest bid. We've snuck in and gotten things at the last minute before, and we've had others sneak in and get them away from us at the last minute!

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Hee hee, that's called "Bid Sniping". Tough to do manually, but the concept behind the art is to be the last bid leaving no one else with enough time to up you.

They have a thing called Auction Sniper which you can set to sit and watch your auction then bid in the last few seconds of the auction.

I tried it for the first time the other day and got a beautiful Chess board for $7.00 plus $10.00 shipping. I was willing to go as high as $20.00 if I had too, I figured $30.00 for a nice board was worth it. (conisdering the one I really want starts on Ebay at $50.00 )

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Old 08-04-2005, 12:10 PM   #14
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It's fun doing it manually though! lol We may have to check that out, as we want to get into it more now.

One reason I like waiting until the end is that, if you put your highest bid early, the prices can end up going up higher than they will otherwise. I couple times I ended up getting something at the last second because I just happened to find that item then. I think my fastest transaction was a B.C. (comics) mug and bowl. I discovered it, bid on it, and paid for it all within 2 minutes!

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Old 08-04-2005, 08:56 PM   #15
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I've never sold anything on Ebay but hubby has sold a couple of things. My mom wants me to help her sell some of her dishes on there sometime.
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Old 08-05-2005, 10:15 AM   #16
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Bought but not sold and was pleased.

But ask CHOCOLATE CHEF

That reminds me, where is CC?
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Old 08-05-2005, 03:34 PM   #17
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I was thinking the same thing myself the other day jennyema .... but you know how it goes.

CC seemed she was more into shopping on eBay than anything else ... so perhaps she has found a new home more in line with what she really enjoys?
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Old 08-06-2005, 01:52 AM   #18
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I thought you might enjoy this!

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Old 08-08-2005, 02:21 AM   #19
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Would anyone like to buy some kittys ?
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Old 08-12-2005, 04:19 PM   #20
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Now that the cats sold the dog, we can concentrate on selling the cats.

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