Is an eBay home business a real business?
I know that some people think that eBay is a place to sell second hand items or where you go when you want to find a bargain.
This is only partly true ...
There are also lots of people selling brand new products and having an eBay business today has become very, very big business.
One of the first items sold on eBay in 1995 was a broken laser pointer.
The owner of eBay couldn't believe it, but it was bought by a collector!
In September, 1998 eBay went public and the founders became instant billionaires!
Today, eBay is the biggest online marketplace in the world.
As at 31 March, 2010:
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And yes, most eBay sellers are ordinary people just like you and me.
Now can you see the potential in having an eBay home business?
And the great thing is, many of the people selling on eBay are amateurs so there's lots of scope for someone professional and serious about starting an online business.