Is It Too Late to Start Selling Products through Amazon FBA?

I got an email earlier today from someone who was interested in selling on Amazon but they were worried that they had waited too long and the competition was too fierce.  Here’s the full text of the email: I was reading this post from you and I was wondering if you still think starting out FBA in 2018 is a good idea. I’ve been reading about FBA for at least 8 months but I’m afraid […]

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Side Hustle Income Report – March 2018

Amazon FBA and Affiliate site side hustle updates2 weeks ago I wrote a post about cashing out my Roth IRA and buying a website.  Prior to that I bought another website with the gains I had made from Bitcoin I mined 5 years ago. In total I’ve spent $23,000 this month on acquiring 2 affiliate websites.  I haven’t had a full month of earnings yet but so far the results have been great and I’m excited […]

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December 2017 Side Hustle – $31,696 in Sales

$10,413 in Profit on $31,696 in revenue December on Amazon is always crazy.  Everyone is doing their Christmas shopping and a typical month is usually about double a regular month.  This is exactly what I saw on my products and my sales were actually strong enough that I ran out of stock on several of my best selling products.  I probably could have hit close to $35k for the month if I hadn’t run out […]

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November 2017 Side Hustle Update – $17,102 in Sales

4 Hours of Work – $17,100 in Sales – $4,000 in Profit Go to any personal finance blog and you’ll see the normal bashing of Black Friday, rampant consumerism, and the claims of moral superiority from abstaining from these insane shopping holidays. And they’re all completely right.  Most of the stuff people buy between Black Friday and Christmas Day will be in a landfill by the following year and the whole cycle will be repeated […]

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October 2017 Side Hustle Update – $13,174 in Sales

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October 2017 Side Hustle – $13k in Sales, $1.7k in Profit October was another average month.  Sales were up slightly from last month but my profit took a hit due to a $642 fee I had to pay Amazon for the privilege of storing my product at their warehouses.  Here’s a snapshot of my sales/profit for last month: And here’s the fee breakdown (ouch): A lot of people think that buying something on Amazon means […]

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September 2017 Side Hustle Update – $12,348 in Sales

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September was a weak month.  Competition continues to increase and some of my best selling products went out of stock so I had one of my lowest months in a while. Profit for the month was just over $2,000 which was good but I’ve already launched 2 new products this month which cost about $1,500 so that profit is already gone, reinvested into new items.   Here’s what my sales and profit looked like for the […]

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