Today eBay is the number
one option for many
would-be entrepreneurs wishing to sell from their home. Trading on eBay
become a great home business opportunity for many. However though it is
possible to sell practically everything on eBay, it should be known to
prospective seller that there are some products that are not permitted
Most items are copyright
which are not permitted to sell no eBay. This may land the seller in
Knock offs of different music, TV shows and movies are not permitted to
eBay. A perfect example is the people who sneak cameras into a newly
movie to create a ‘bootleg’ movie while crouching behind a camera. The
always crummy, and not worth investing in.
It is known that software
and computer games can
be copied and sold through the internet. However, this is not
termed illegal by US laws. However, these products can be sold if and
had bought a copy legitimately previously, but no longer want to use it.
Products belonging to the
‘replica’ market for
designer sunglasses, clothing and handbags are forbidden to sell on
Though these products are sold in physical stores in the US,
it is not permitted to sell on eBay.
There are also some lazy and cunning sellers who aim at stealing
material from others, and then sell on eBay.
This is something that is
not permitted for a
seller to sell on eBay. There is a program called VERO (Verified Rights
in eBay which removes such offending products on auction. However,
unfortunately no penalty attached to the seller for such an offence.
product that is not permitted to sell on eBay is alcoholic beverages.
If required, it is
permitted to sell alcoholic
beverage containers, especially containers of wine, at its value. It is
permitted for a seller to sell on eBay products having tobacco like
cigars, smokeless tobacco and even the various coupons available for
It is not permitted for
anyone to sell firearms
on eBay. It is forbidden by US law to sell on eBay guns, revolvers and
firearms that are dangerous to people. In addition to this, the Federal
Commission forbids people to sell on eBay any of the satellite and
It is not permitted by
anyone to sell on eBay
products related to animals and wildlife. This includes stuffed birds
of endangered species. Sales of ivory, marine products, tortoise shell
other products related to animals are limitedly sold in eBay. As this
delicate topic, if you wish to sell on eBay animal related products,
to first understand rules pertaining to this to avoid falling in
It is not actually advised
to try to sell on eBay
event tickets as they have different laws in different states. Some
don’t permit people to make more than a few dollars, or even make no
all in the resale of tickets. So before you venture to sell on eBay, it
better to check out which products can and cannot be sold on eBay
venturing into the beautiful world of eBay.
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