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By Carnies
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My dream come true! Thank you everyone!

https://www.etsy.com/shop/bayareacarnivores

Do not feel the need to purchase, just wanted to share. Hope to join in Panman's Etsy club lol. :)
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By elaineo
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congratulations!
PS. You might want to raise your prices... Etsy takes 20 cents commission on each item, plus 6.5% of the order total... so you may lose money on shipping if you sell something for 45 cents.
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By Hang
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Congrats, however i dont like Etsy... they charge seller for listing the items + final value of the item sold...
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By Hang
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Carnies wrote:They do? It's only 20 cents per listing, better than ebay but they take a percentage after the sale?
your right seems like ebay has a higher total fee than etsy...
however i haven't been able to sell anything off on Etsy :(
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By elaineo
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Carnies wrote: Wed May 11, 2022 3:20 pm They do? It's only 20 cents per listing, better than ebay but they take a percentage after the sale?
20 cents per listing (item) PLUS a percentage. Etsy only takes 6.5%, while ebay takes 13.5%.
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By thepitchergrower
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And you have to pay for their advertising services if you really want to get business. I learned that the hard way...
By Sundews69
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thepitchergrower wrote: Wed May 11, 2022 4:47 pm And you have to pay for their advertising services if you really want to get business. I learned that the hard way...
Wait a minute...does that mean you sell CPs too?
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By Carnies
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elaineo wrote:
Carnies wrote: Wed May 11, 2022 3:20 pm They do? It's only 20 cents per listing, better than ebay but they take a percentage after the sale?
20 cents per listing (item) PLUS a percentage. Etsy only takes 6.5%, while ebay takes 13.5%.
Good to know, thanks.
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By thepitchergrower
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Yes, I tried selling them. I don't remember how much the advertising costs, but I think the raised the darned price to $2. :roll:
By John W
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Is there a way to consolidate shipping when purchasing multiple individual fly trap cutting?
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By Carnies
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John W wrote:Is there a way to consolidate shipping when purchasing multiple individual fly trap cutting?
It looks like if you purchase more than one, it charges double shipping, I have to change the shipping to custom, I'll have to do that when I get home. Sorry!
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