Finances

Selling on Amazon

I have struggled with amazon’s calculations since beginning to sell books on Amazon. At first, I thought “Wow how cool is this”. Then I started to dig deeper into the way they charge what they charge Amazon fees FBA Pick & Pack Fee ($1.06) Amazon fees FBA Weight Handling Fee ($0.85) Amazon fees Referral Fee on Item Price ($1.21) Amazon fees Variable Closing Fee ($1.35) Product charges $8.09 In this example above: the cost to sell a book for $8.09 is $4.47 leaving a profit of $3.62. This is amazons…

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Extra income for seniors Finances

Amazon selling journey

Time just fly’s by doesn’t it? So here is where I am in my Amazon selling journey. I killed it in the first two months then BAM! The bottom fell out, and it’s all my fault. I saw the gold ring and could not resist reaching for it. All I can say is you have to crawl before you can walk. I saw all the big profits that the Privet label guys were making, so I got sidetracked and instead of following my original plan I got into things like…

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