All About Your eBay Business Taxes

When you run a small business, the thought of paying taxes can be really scary, especially if it’s your first time. Here are some tips to help you understand your eBay business taxes. But first…if you have a regular accountant, I recommend you speak with him/her about your eBay business venture. I am not an […]

Fund your eBay Business, Web Retail Pro

How to Fund Your eBay Business

Running an eBay business is an incredible way to replace your income or just make a few bucks extra on the side. Whatever your plans are, you’ll need money to start up your business…right? Not so much, actually. It may be hard to believe, but you can create a successful online retail business without spending a […]

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How to Make Your Business Official

Some people might tell you that you don’t need to get a business license (also referred to as a state sales tax number or resale certificate) for your online business, but they’re dead wrong. Even if you plan to maintain it solely as a side hustle, you should make your business official. It is, after all, the law. […]

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5 Reasons to Make Your Side Hustle Legit

Have you been selling homemade crafts or things from around your home on sites like Etsy or eBay? What about offering freelance writing, marketing, or web services to individuals or companies? If so, you should give some serious thought to making your side gig into an official business. There are actually many reasons to make […]

Finding Your Why

Living With Purpose by Finding Your Why

I’ll admit, “living with purpose” and “finding your why” seem like idealistic notions with little hope of ever being achieved. Maybe they remind you of a bogus tarot card reading or some super-vague horoscope; “This day will be very eventful…” You’re like, “Thanks for nothing,” right? But here’s the thing: you actually can live life […]

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5 Must-Have eBay Tools

When you first start selling things on eBay, it’s really important to save as much money as possible. Opening a business is far less risky when you don’t put any of your personal finances into it. Sure, it’ll suck if it fails, but it won’t be the end of the world. One of the best ways to do this […]

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11 Benefits of Selling Stuff on eBay

Do you have a lot of old, random stuff lying around your home? Perhaps Aunt Louise gave you another set of bunny pajamas for Easter? Instead of adding them to your collection, maybe you should consider selling them instead. That’s how my online retail business was born; granted, my first sold item was a DVD of […]

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5 Businesses You Can Start for Free

In my last post, I discussed how to build an eBay business with absolutely no initial investment with bootstrapping. But what if you aren’t interested in online retail? Are there other businesses you can start for free? And here’s the big question: does bootstrapping work with other business ventures too? The short answer is absolutely! You […]

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Online Business Tools: 5 Reasons to Use Ebates

When you start an online business, there’s a lot to do. Not only do you have to choose your business type, but you have to do things like get your business license, build a website, and find customers. You’ll also find yourself signing up for a lot of different online accounts. But what online business […]

Business Myths, Starting a Business

5 Business Myths Holding You Back

Have you ever thought about starting a business and decided against it because you don’t have enough money, time, or experience? Maybe someone told you that most small business fail or that it’s not the right time to go into business because the economy is so bad? Unfortunately, there are a lot of business myths […]