How and What to Sell on eBay to Make Money Right Now

If “The Twelve Days of Christmas” had been allowed to continue, the 13th would surely involve your “true love” listing all your unwanted presents on eBay. Just as no one needs 11 pipers piping, a pair of penguin-shaped slippers and a T-shirt with “All the Jingle Ladies” emblazoned on the front weren’t on our Christmas lists. Scrooges, the lot of us? Maybe. But according to research by eBay, Britons received 115 million gifts that didn’t hit the mark last year.

That’s a huge amount of waste being added to landfill, not to mention the billion cards and 227,000 miles of wrapping paper that could have easily been recycled. So instead of binning your unwanted gifts, why not make a buck or two on eBay? It’ll give you something to do instead of making turkey curry and draining what’s left of the sherry before. Keep scrolling for the seven golden rules for making money on eBay.