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I found this men’s gray long sleeve Nike element running shirt at Goodwill for $4.27 including tax.  I knew this item would sell, but I didn’t realize how popular the Nike running line was.  Since this item I have found many Nike running items and they continue to sell for great prices.

TIP:  The Nike running tops and bottoms have reflectors on them, so I started taking pictures of each item with the flash off and the flash on so bidders can see the reflectors shine.  I feel like since I started using the flash on these items I have been receiving higher bids.

I listed this item in a 7 day auction starting at $9.99 plus $6.99 shipping, I had 90 views, 5 bids, and it sold for a total of $22.50 including shipping.

$4.27 item cost

$2.25 ebay fee

$.68 Paypal fee

$3.40 USPS First Class shipping fee

$.08 poly mailer

100 Non Bubble 9 by 12 Poly Mailers

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The total price to buy, sell, and ship my item was $10.68, it sold for $22.50, so I made $11.82.  My son just expressed that he wants to play golf.  After some research I found out that one of our local golf courses offers a Saturday morning golf clinic for kids.  The clinic is an hour long and costs $10, so the profit from this item will pay for my son’s first golf lesson!

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