Sell Used Books On Amazon, Earn Extra Cash Working From Home
What You Need To Get Started Selling Used Books Online
By Steve Johnson
Getting started selling in the Amazon Marketplace is easy. For about $100-$200 you can start your business. You probably have most of these items on hand already:
A computer with Internet access - If you're reading this you likely already have your own computer.
Shipping envelopes - Large brown manila envelopes sized 9" x 12" and 10" x 13" work really well to ship most books.
Bubble wrap - Protects the books from damage in mail.
USPS Confirmation Delivery slips - These are available free from your local Post Office.
Black ink pens - Have plenty on hand for addressing packages, Delivery Confirmation slips, shipping labels.
Pencils with erasers - You'll need to erase this evidence that you got a terrific steal on this book when you're selling it for 10 times what you paid for it!
Scissors - For trimming up mis-taped parcels and cutting down cardboard packing protectors.
File folders - Trim these into two pieces, one to protect front of book and one to protect back cover.
To read the whole list of what you'll need to get started, go read this article on starting your own used book business.
Steve Johnson is the writer of how-to articles and e-books. A free sample chapter of his newest e-book "How To Make Easy Money Selling Your Old Used Books On Amazon" is now available in the Kindle Bookstore at Amazon.