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Flipping Things on Craigslist

Projected Income Around $100-$2,000/ month
Costs to Start $0-$150
Time to Start 1-3 days
Category Flipping Things

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Craigslist offers a goldmine for those willing to sift through its listings. With the right eye, items undervalued or even given away for free can be flipped for substantial profits. Success hinges on swift communication, negotiation skills, and a keen understanding of local demand. It’s not just about finding deals but recognizing the value in seemingly mundane items.

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  • Safety Concerns: Face-to-face transactions require precautions in some neighbourhoods.
  • Transient Listings: Good deals can be fleeting and require prompt action.
  • Unpredictable Buyers: Commitments can fall through, leading to wasted time.

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  • Low or No Investment: Many items on Craigslist are priced low or even free, making it a low-cost business.
  • Localized Transactions: Craiglist is designed to find local buyers, eliminating shipping concerns.
  • Broad Listings: A wide array of items, from furniture to electronics, can be bought and flipped right from the comfort of your home.
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Jack "Craigslist Cowboy" Sullivan
18 Sep 2023
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Flipping things on Craigslist has been an interesting and profitable journey. I started selling stuff that was just lying around the house and now I've got a knack for spotting deals. Meeting up with folks locally saves on shipping hassles too. This side hustle is perfect for someone who enjoys the thrill of the deal.

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