Contact Terry Gibbs
Hi, I have been buying and selling collectible toys and trains for years. I built this site so I can share my collectible buying and selling strategies with others. Since then, the focus has broadened to include eBay auction information.
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Mesa, AZ 85211-0842
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In February 2014, Vendio announced a new auction site - 11Main. Vendio provides tools for eBay sellers, and runs a huge auction site in mainland China, so this should be a good competitor. I signed up back then, and have been keeping notes over the past 5 months about what I've done. In June, I examined the site and decided to stop wasting my time.EBay Auction Sales Down?
Due to the recent hack of eBay, and the requirement that users change their passwords, many buyers are having problems bidding. This means auction results are down. EBay has announced they will allow sellers to cancel auctions - even ended auctions without penalty. This article has more information. Some Observations On My 2013 EBay Effort
While doing my taxes, I started thinking about last year's results. This article just has some quick lessons based on my results. The Fixed Price Trap
Are you caught in the fixed price trap? This article explains how eBay sellers damage their businesses by falling into the Fixed Price Trap, and some suggestions for avoiding the trap. How To Have Negative Feedback Removed For Under $500
An Ohio eBay seller named med_express_sales has found an innovative way to get negative and neutral feedback removed. This article explains how they get buyers to remove or alter feedback.