It’s a figure widely quoted–even by Presidential candidates. Over one million people making a full-time living selling on eBay. True or false?
It’s possible to make a living selling sports cards and memorabilia on eBay. The nation isn’t populated by millionaires from listing 1981 Fleer boxes, but if you have the right niche, good business sense and the time, it’s possible.
Of course, sports stuff isn’t the only thing people sell on eBay. Others make a living selling consumer products, antiques and other collectibles or baby items.
The online auction giant has only been a giant for about ten years. So how many people have no need for outside income? Some have said 1.3 million call eBay boss. But a story in Newsweek questions those numbers.