The 2 Key Ingredients of the Perfect Home Based Business

An Online Home Based business is the perfect way to earn a part or Full time income. Anyone can start a home based business starting today. EBay is being used by Stay at Home Mom’s, seniors, College Students and the Baby Boom Generation as a Primary and/or a supplemental source of Income.

According to the St. Louis Post Dispatch eBay has grown to over 34 Billion Dollars in annual sales volume. (Over 93 Million Dollars Daily on Average) That same post dispatch article went on to say ‘According to a study done for eBay by AC Nielsen International Research, 724,000 Americans are “professional sellers,” using eBay as their primary or secondary source of income. An additional 1.5 Million Men and Women, Young and Old from all walks of life supplement their incomes with online auctions’.

The St. Louis Post Dispatch article demonstrates that eBay is a great place for anyone to earn a Part or Full time income. The only real question is how do I get started. In Order to get started you need 2 Essentials. How to sell on eBay and what to sell on eBay.

A recent search on Alexa showed that eBay had a ranking of 19 which means according to Alexa eBay is the 19th most popular site on the entire internet. Why Not cash in on the eBay Boom Today

How to sell? EBay offers a fairly inexpensive online course at their EBay University. There are also many excellent 3rd party courses available that can take you to the next level and turn you into an eBay Power seller. In addition there are many fine books you can purchase that will teach you how to sell on eBay.

Entrepreneur magazine offers an inexpensive Startup Manual on how to start and run a successful eBay Business. One recent sleepless night I saw an Infomercial offering a home study course on how to be an eBay Power Seller. Yes, eBay is here to stay.

What to Sell? This is a little more difficult but many successful sellers use Drop Shippers. With a drop shipper you are nothing more then an Order taker. You simply take an order for the product using your EBay Auction. After you receive payment from the winning bidder you forward the information to the drop shipper and they ship the product direct to your EBay auction winner.

Other Methods of finding items to sell on eBay involve purchasing truck loads of goods for 10 or 15 cents on the Dollar

Still other people use Swap Meets, Garage Sales, Church Bazaars and Rummage Sales to find items to sell on eBay. Consignment selling is becoming very popular. Brick and mortar Storefront businesses are springing up in every major population center where they offer to sell items for you on eBay for a cut as high as 25% of the selling price.

eBay offers a fabulous opportunity to start a low cost/low Risk Home Based Business. The only tools you require are a Digital camera an Internet connection and products to sell. What are you waiting for start now and Build your Ebay Empire today.