Videos uploaded by user “The Thrifty Christian”
Making Sole Sauce To Remove Yellowing Of Midsoles
This video is a quick fix for any sneaker that has yellowing of the midsoles. Easy to mix household products are hydrogen peroxide, corn starch, oxyclean. And clear wrap to cover shoes to prevent drying.
Views: 25752 The Thrifty Christian
EBay Tips & Tricks For Photographing Shoes
Just some quick tips and tricks to help new eBayer's with photographing shoes and editing photos on eBay Here's an affiliate link for the clear shoe stand. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F2x-Clear-Acrylic-Shoe-Shoes-Sandal-Retail-Display-Stand-Rack-Heels-Riser%2F162858265331%3Fhash%3Ditem25eb1beaf3%3Ag%3A7x4AAOSwObhabWAE%3Ark%3A1%3Apf%3A0&campid=5338232026&toolid=20008
Views: 1937 The Thrifty Christian
Salvation Army Auction house
Just a quick peek of the inside of the Salvation Army auction. I've never heard of any other YouTube reseller mention this before so I had to check it out. A great place to find bulk shoes to sell.
If I Had To Do It All Over Again
This video is about If I Had To Do It All Over Again. Tips & tricks to profit over and over again when buying shipping labels and paying your eBay fees. Paypal 2% cash back master card is what i use to pay for all my fees and shipping labels. Amazon Prime Signature Visa Card gives 5% on all amazon purchases.
Views: 9574 The Thrifty Christian
Selling Plants On eBay Experiment
This video is about an experiment that my mother and I did to see if we could sell a tomato plant seedling after we grew it at home.
Home Depot Tax Exemption Application
Here it is guys! A hold-your-hand video that will help you gain tax exemption from Home Depot. Easily follow these steps and start dropshipping using Home Depot as one of your suppliers. Don't forget to watch the amazon walmart video too so that you can create shipping rate tables. Omitted states below. Home Depot Direct Phone Line (877)434-6435 https://hdapps.homedepot.com/TaxRegistration/registration/? AL, AZ, AR,CO, GA, ID, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MI, MN, MO, NE, NV, NJ, NM, NY, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY Home Depot Corporate Address 2455 Paces Ferry Rd. Nw Atlanta, GA 30339 Omitted States: Alaska California Connecticut Delaware District Of Columbia Florida Illinois Louisiana. Use these and create a shipping rate table. Here is the Uniform Sales and Use Cerfificate. http://www.mtc.gov/getattachment/Resources/Uniform-Sales-Use-Tax-Exemption-Certificate/Uniform-Sales-and-Use-Certificate-12018.pdf.aspx?lang=en-US
Views: 1527 The Thrifty Christian
eBay International Shipping Demo
This video shows how to ship eBay packages internationally. Here's the link for the label pouches. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F7-5-x-5-5-Clear-Adhesive-Top-Loading-Packing-List-Shipping-Label%2F201553018877%3Fhash%3Ditem2eed7efffd%3Ag%3A5bQAAOSwgApW~j0H A link to the Dymo label writer 4XLhttps://www.ebay.com/itm/292540949323
Views: 1498 The Thrifty Christian
Why I No Longer Use The USPS To Ship Internationally
In this video I explain why I quit using the USPS to ship internationally and why I now only use the Global Shipping Program that eBay offers.
eBay Verses Mercari Pros & Cons
In this video we will talk about the Pros & Cons of eBay And Mercari. I also would like to offer insight to why I believe that eBays days are numbered. Make way for the new market places that offer transaction fee free selling.
151% Profit Margin On Mercari Dropshipping
Just wanted to share how I filled a dropshipped order on Mercari. Not bragging about the profit margin just trying to show some real numbers. Sorry about all the blurring effects but I have to maintain a level of secrecy. Hope you guys understand.
In this video I'll show you how easy it is to refurbish your roughed up suede shoes using Feibings leather dye. Don't toss your Jordans just because you thought the suede couldn't be fixed. Links to products are below. Feibings Suede Dye https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_id=114&ipn=icep&toolid=20004&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FNew-Fiebings-Pro-Leather-or-Suede-Dye-w-Applicator-US-Made-28-COLORS-Bottles%2F183035759866%3Fepid%3D1800045680%26hash%3Ditem2a9dc80cfa%3Am%3AmoQ3rp6hT-M7oPk9eHJODcA Angelus Leather Dyes https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_id=114&ipn=icep&toolid=20004&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FAngelus-Suede-Nubuck-Dye-Dressing-27-Colors-3-oz-with-Applicator-1-bottle%2F141771424931%3Fhash%3Ditem21023c44a3%3Am%3Am2k5ykP7On5S4iZFd3Oz-Qw Remington Fabric Shaver https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_id=114&ipn=icep&toolid=20004&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FRemington-Fuzzaway-Fabric-Shaver-and-Lint-Remover-RTFS-2-REMINGTON-FUZZ-AWAY%2F190978193531%3Fepid%3D1594083919%26hash%3Ditem2c772ff87b%3Ag%3AbkQAAOSwBahVN9M0
Views: 2170 The Thrifty Christian
Why You Shouldn't Use Good Till Cancelled Listings
In this video I will explain why you should stay away from good till cancelled listings. Getting a boost from new listings by doing a sell similar is the best way to insure that your listings don't go stale. Take advantage of the eBay boost daily with this simple trick and watch your store gain momentum.
Texting Titles To My Virtual Assistants For Listings
In this video I'll show you how I text Titles over to my VA's for them to be able to create my listings for me. Using Dropbox to share the photos and skype messenger the VA's can creat listings on multiple platforms. If you find it hard to get motivated then consider hiring a virtual assistant.
How to set up automated feedback for eBay buyers
In this video I'll show you how to leave automated feedback for eBay buyers. The hassle free way that saves you time and allows you to focus on more important things in your eBay store.
This is a video that I hope will help teach others a technique that will get them selling more items on Ebay.
Can you dropship on Mercari?
I've been working on a system to dropship on Mercari just to see if it's possible and guess what. It is. Watch this video and tell me what you think. Depending on your response I will decide to make more detailed videos that will walk you through the process step by step.
Reselling Is Helping My Dreams Come True
In this video I talk about creating things with your own two hands. I pray that this video inspires someone who may be disabled and encourages them to create art as a meams to help support themselves. There are so many people that simply don't know that you can sell your own art on eBay to earn an income.
How to store clothing inventory for eBay, Mercari, Poshmark and Etsy
How to store your inventory for ebay, mercari, poshmark,and etsy. Using cellophane bags to better organize your clothing items.https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_id=114&ipn=icep&toolid=20004&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F1000-9x12-1-5-Mil-Bags-Resealable-Clear-Suffocation-Warning-Poly-Bags-Self-Seal%2F381740234099%3Fhash%3Ditem58e17db573%3Ag%3A0CwAAOSwZVlXtRT1
Walmart and Amazon Non Tax Exempt States For eBay Dropshipping
Want to stop losing money to those states that are not tax exempt from Amazon and Walmart? In this video I'll show you how I fixed the problem of paying sales tax to states that are not tax exempt on Walmart and Amazon.
How I'm Leveling Up On eBay
In this video I'll share my simple strategy for leveling up to an anchor store subscription.
How To Place A Video In Your eBay Listing
In this video I'll show you how to embed a youtube video into your eBay listing.
How to restore Dr. Marten boots
In this video I will show how to dye the leather on a pair of Dr Marten Boots with Fiebings leather colors. Also the tools used to buff and polish them.
Views: 6640 The Thrifty Christian
Listing on Ebay  Start To Finish Tutorial
This video is about how to list items on Ebay , Start to Finish Tutorial I give tips on how to take pictures using Voice Command to take pictures. Also tips to faster listing. Using a Joy My Little Steamer Go Mini to remove wrinkles from your clothing. Here's a link for the steamer.https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?icep_id=114&ipn=icep&toolid=20004&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FJOY-900-Watt-Supreme-Steam-Go-Mini-Steamer-with-Bag-Black%2F292281741645%3F_trkparms%3Daid%253D111001%2526algo%253DREC.SEED%2526ao%253D1%2526asc%253D20140107095009%2526meid%253Dbef4ea41ca10489da7f85537b4591588%2526pid%253D100040%2526rk%253D1%2526rkt%253D4%2526sd%253D292281741645%26_trksid%3Dp2046732.c100040.m2060 Dymo Labelshttps://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FDymo-Compatible-1744907-12-rolls-4XL-Internet-Postage-Shipping-Labels%2F152439938975%3FssPageName%3DSTRK%253AMEBIDX%253AIT%26_trksid%3Dp2057872.m2749.l2648 Lint Roller https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FI-Go-Powerful-Lint-Roller-Pet-Hair-Remover-Sticky-with-Giant-Adhesive-95-Sheets%2F263187434196%3F_trkparms%3Daid%253D555019%2526algo%253DPL.BANDIT%2526ao%253D1%2526asc%253D41376%2526meid%253Dec03a714ce224412a1d337aa3d63c91a%2526pid%253D100506%2526rk%253D1%2526rkt%253D1%2526%26_trksid%3Dp2045573.c100506.m3226 My Light Kithttps://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F2000W-Softbox-Light-Kit-Photo-Studio-Video-Photography-Stand-Continuous-Lighting%2F382014429640%3Fhash%3Ditem58f1d599c8%3Ag%3A5q4AAOSwT2daAOpe My 9x11 Polymailers https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F1000-9x11-EcoSwift-Poly-Mailers-Plastic-Envelopes-Shipping-Mailing-Bags-2-35MIL%2F172943547545%3FssPageName%3DSTRK%253AMEBIDX%253AIT%26_trksid%3Dp2057872.m2749.l2648
Say goodbye to ebay shipping anxiety.
My first eBay sale. I printed the shipping label from my home computer and voila! It's ready to ship. The shipping scale I use. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=11800&pub=5575356553&campid=5338232026&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2F75lb-Digital-Postal-Shipping-Scale-Package-Weight-Bench-Pound-Letter-Mail-Box%2F192414875221%3FssPageName%3DSTRK%253AMEBIDX%253AIT%26_trksid%3Dp2055119.m1438.l2649
How To Ship A Snapback Hat Cheap
This video shows how to ship a snap back hat without using a box. The credit goes to Chris from 10K On The Bay.
Improve your EBay Listings with Lights and Backdrop #2
In this video I talk about what type of backdrop and lighting kits I use for my eBay listings.
EBay How to make custom boxes for your items. Frankenboxes
My quick video on how to use USPS boxes and create templates to make custom boxes for your eBay items
Selling Expired Goods On eBay
Selling Expired Goods On eBay is easy. Do a little research the next time you go out shopping and you too can make some fast cash.
EBay how to set camera ratio galaxy 6edge + Series video #1
This series will cover my process to streamlining and creating faster listings for eBay.
eBay Top Rated Seller Status Changes On June 1st
In this video I discuss how the changes to the seller status will impact my business and what my strategy I will try next to compensate for the loses I'm going to incur. Dropshipping sounds like the next viable solution to this problem as eBay makes it harder for thrifters to compete.
Consider This Before Drop Shipping On Amazon
For the beginner dropshipper setting up a Amazon Tax Exempt account can be confusing. In this video I talk about why you should research Card Bazaar before paying $100 to open an Amazon Prime Account. To be competitive you really need to be able to net a 10% discount by buying a gift card balance account from Card Bazaar.
How To Build Storage Shelving For Ebay inventory.
In this video I show how to build storage shelving for my ebay bins. I used 9 - 2x4"x8' and 1 piece of 3/8 plywood 4x8' , some 3" construction screws also a box of 1 1/4 drywall screws. I spent $64.50 for the materials to do this shelf that can store up to 25 bins.
Goodwill Outlet Health Hazard
Your health comes first. When spending long hours of thrifting in the goodwill outlet remember to bring a dust mask. I've experienced respiratory problems after leaving the goodwill so I thought I'd make a video to make you aware of the health risks. I actually shot video inside the men's restroom to show all the dust but decided I better not publish it because of possibly being sued. I also talk about what a beginner ebayer should be looking for when going to the bins.
Ebay!!!    Would you please stop already!
This is my rant about all the eBay changes within the categories. Seems to me that they could better invest their talent to fix all of the other problems than to spend time creating roadblocks for their sellers.
OfferUp Desktop Version Is Now Available
In this video we will talk about OfferUp's desk top version. I just noticed it by accident and thought about how I can use it to cross list from my ebay store on to it.
Cross Listing eBay To Poshmark
This video shows how I list on eBay and Poshmark platforms at the same time.
Shipping Jeans For Just $6.35
In this video I'll Show you how to ship a pair of jeans for just $6.35 through the USPS. Use a priority flat rate envelope and save you or your customer some money. You can get these free at the USPS.
DS Genie Review
This sofware is good when it's working but recently it's been having major issues. Marc has yet to respond to his customers inquiries.
Answering Mercari Questions
In this video I'm going to try my best to answer some of the questions regarding mercari Drop Shipping
Don't Be Bullied By Paypal
Protect yourself from chargebacks and know how to handle PayPal if they try to hold your money. Seller protection, What does it mean? In this video I'll tell you exactly how to get paypal to release your funds when a chargeback is filed.
eBay Quick Tips New Series Announcement
This is an announcement about a new series that I'm starting focused on giving quick tips to beginner eBayers. These videos will be short and concise. All suggestions or requests will be appreciated. As always thank you to all my youtube subscribers.
Career change and thoughts about Ebay, Offerup, and Amazon
Join me on a journey of learning the reselling business where I openly admit the ups and downs I face while trying to make a career change at age 46. I'm using youtube to prove it's possible to change my life for the better. Starting out my journey by first buying at yard sales then reselling on offerup and let go then moving my way into eBay and Amazon.
My First Haul Video I Found Some Stuff To Resell On eBay
In this video I'll Show you what I found to resell on eBay and give you an idea on what to look for when you are out garage saling.
Selling Working vs. Non Working Items On Ebay
This is a video describing why I prefer selling non working electronics on eBay vs working items.
New eBay Glitches To Prepare For. Again
I'm encountering a new glitch when I relist items that have ended after 30 days. My item specifics have been deleted on several listings. Not fun when dealing with 4,000 listings. Thanks again eBay!