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Online Reselling 101: The Basics

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Are you looking to bring in extra income during the uncertainty of COVID-19? Whether you’re looking for a temporary side hustle or a new full-time career, online reselling could be a great opportunity. What is online reselling? The process of reselling is simple: You find desirable items for a great price, buy them, then sell them to someone else. When you buy low and sell high, that’s called arbitrage. “Retail arbitrage” is when you purchase items from a retail store — like hitting a big sale at Walmart — and sell it to your own customers for more. “Online arbitrage” is […]

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How to Start Reselling From Home [FREE EBOOK]

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Looking to make some extra income during the uncertainty of COVID-19? Online reselling could be a great way to start and scale a business without ever leaving home. But, where to begin? That’s where we come in. From the moment you take this entrepreneurial leap, our “Getting Started” Guide to Reselling is here to guide you through every step of how to start reselling from home. With easy-to-understand chapters and visuals, you’ll quickly learn topics such as: Sourcing Inventory How […]

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Basic Fees for Popular Reselling Platforms

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eBay. Amazon. Poshmark. Mercari. Facebook Marketplace. When it comes to deciding where to sell, the possibilities seem almost endless. Naturally, you might want to choose based on which are easiest to use or have shoppers likely to buy your products. But, there’s another factor that can play an even bigger role in making or breaking the bank– seller fees.  Present on nearly every online selling platform, seller fees are what channels such as eBay and Amazon charge users to sell […]

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5 Tips for Making the Most of ASD Market Week

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Every year, a few members of the BULQ® team travel to ASD Market Week, the largest B2B wholesale buying event in the country, to talk with current and prospective customers, other wholesale liquidators, online retailers, and more. The trade show features the world’s widest variety of retail merchandise and is an amazing opportunity to gain new knowledge about the liquidation industry. Like attending any trade show, preparation is key. Whether you’re a newcomer or Market Week alumni, here are a […]

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ecomChicago 2019 – What We Learned

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Unable to make it to this year’s ecomChicago reselling conference? Never fear! Courtney headed out to the Windy City for two days of talks with some of reselling’s biggest players. Read on to see what she learned for some of her favorite speakers. Start Small, Scale Big Ryan Grant – What I’ve Learned Scaling My Business to Six Figures After working a traditional corporate job, Ryan Grant decided he’d had enough and dove headfirst into reselling. He took the part-time […]

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Reselling Tips from a Poshmark Pro

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Hi resellers! My name is Bella, and I’ve been using Poshmark, an online clothing and home goods reselling platform, for about three years now. What started as a way for me to clean out my unwanted clothes has now become an exciting opportunity to make extra cash and feel good while doing so!  About a year and a half into my Poshmark career, I became a Posh Ambassador, which is a fancy way of saying I hit a threshold that […]

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BULQ’s 2019 Back-to-School Reselling Guide

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Okay, we know what you’re thinking- it’s the middle of summer! But, it’s never too early to plan your back-to-school (BTS) selling strategy. Similar to the holiday shopping season, BTS is starting earlier and earlier each year. Fortunately for sellers, this means more opportunity to seize this huge retail moment- $82.2 billion to be exact.  Before you stock up on school supplies, check out a few factors that can help make your BTS selling strategy a huge success. Understand BTS […]

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4 Tips to Make the Most of eBay Open

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It’s almost time for the biggest “sellerbration” of the year! July 23-25 is eBay Open, eBay’s annual seller conference in Las Vegas. If you were lucky enough to snag a ticket, get ready for a whirlwind of awesome opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.  Open participants have the chance to network at nightly mixers and parties, chat with suppliers, and attend informational sessions with eBay executives. But with the conference just over two days long, how can you be sure […]

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