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Bear HardcorePicker
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General Store Pick - July 2017
Been awhile since I was out on what I consider a true "pick"....for reasons outlined in my previous post. So, when I got a call to look at some items from a location I was familiar with, I decided it was time to carefully get back in the saddle again. The o...
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ETSY - It ain't what eBay used to be...
So, I am listing on ETSY now . I had been putting off listing there, simply because when I first registered to sell there, and attempted to do some business there, I found it, well, useless for the types of items I wanted to get moving. I wanted a replaceme...
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Why I do Not Sell On eBay - Part 2 or The Final Solution
So, now we come to the rest of the story.... Now, just to re-cap, I have established that eBay has/had a very serious software glitch that they were seemingly unaware of. And that glitch affected my selling somewhat, but, as many things with eBay in the las...
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Why I do Not Sell On eBay
SO, why do I not sell on eBay? I have a big reason, and many less significant reasons. The less significant reasons include: Scammers proliferate the site; both "buyers" and "sellers." The search engine sucks/is biased/useless. Listing now takes way too lon...
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Adventures on Etsy
So, I am finally getting lots of inventory listed on Etsy . (Click on that to see my shop.) I find, though, that it is a very niche market when it comes to selling antiques & collectibles.  The type of merchandise that sells on ETSY is not generally the mer...
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My Other Pursuits In History
One thing I have not really touched on in the blog much (in some cases not at all), are some of my other pursuits. My hobbies and other interests, for example. I tend to be interested in things that are related to my business in some way, on the fringes, or...
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New Year Dubstep
So, you figured you'd catch me dancing to Dubstep this first day of the New Year? No, not quite. Sorry to disappoint..... or, rather, for those of you who have ever seen me dance, "You are welcome." So, what is it all about? Boots on the ground! Confused? W...
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Picker Pictorial #4 For 2016
Yup. MORE photos for you to peruse....and, yes, the next posting WILL actually be something you can read....
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Picker Pictorial #3 For 2016
AND yet again more pics for you to enjoy!
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