Photos: Offloading your unwanted gifts on eBay


1. Know your market

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1. Know your market

When you want to sell something on eBay, the chances are that 200 people are also about to sell the same thing, or are selling it at the moment. Do yourself a favour, and do a bit of research – what’s it sold for, how many are on the market, all these facts will help you build up a good plan to implement when selling your item.


Aunty Maureen got you what she thought was the latest thing in computing, sadly that USB hub she got is a bit passé for your discerning geeky tastes. So what do you do with it?

You can relegate it to the dongle basket that lives inside your wardrobe, or you could sell it and make a bit of money. Time to brush up on your eBay selling skills.

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