Purchasing Items to Resell on eBay
The biggest question someone with an eBay business has to face is this: Where do I find good stuff to sell on eBay? Try these hints for stocking up on items for your eBay auctions:
Try to pay the lowest possible price for your item — buy at wholesale or less, whenever possible.
If you're the handy fix-it type, find items in need of minor repair, fix them, and put them up for sale "like new."
Search for unique items that may be common in your geographic area but hard to find in other places across the country.
Attend estate sales — many a saleable gem is hiding in someone's home.
Visit closeout stores, liquidators, and auctions regularly.