Jesse Mongeau

Jesse graduated from The Academy of Art University with a BFA in Fashion Design with a focus in Fashion Styling and Fashion Journalism. She’s gained experience as a senior writer and creator of various fashion blogs and is also the co-creator of the AAU Styling Network. Jesse is currently the leading Journalist for WorldLister.co and most of her work can be found at jessemongeau.com.

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People want more! Ship your items ASAP!

EBay is more than just buying and selling items online nowadays, it’s become a platform for personal businesses. There are some crucial guidelines that you should follow in order to make the most profit on your items. If your item
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Why Shipping Items can be a Failure

When a seller has purchased your listed item, the next step for you is to ship the item. Some of the biggest confusion about shipping is creating your initial shipping price, or possibly understanding which box to use for shipping.
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How to Know When a Garment is Well Made Part 2

Don’t be fooled by knock-offs! A few ways to check if your garments, especially jeans are real is looking at buttons, tags, zippers, stitching and misspellings on logos. Many designer brands have a logo that’s authentic and is placed throughout
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5 Tips To Understanding Well Made Garments

Have you ever been to a second hand store to find a good deal but you weren’t sure what to look for when shopping for clothing? Have you ever wanted to learn how to tell the difference between designer labels,
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How to Get Rid of Undesirable Clothing

As we list and sell items online, we strive for great profits, and hope our items get put to great use in a nice new home! But what about those articles of clothing that are ripped, torn, stained, missing buttons?
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Top 26 Most Common Thrift Store Finds You Can Flip To Make Money.

Designer clothing tags, legible labels on glass bottles, and even the number of pieces included with a board game can determine the value of an item being sold online. There are many variables that contribute to selling items for more
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4 Tips on Perfect Timing

Buy low, sell high. This is the ideal equation for every entrepreneur selling online. So, how exactly can you master this without spending too much and losing any profits? How can you get the most profit out of your items, especially
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How to Choose the Best Auction Time

When setting up an online auction for eBay, timing your listing is everything! When you select “auction”, eBay lets you choose between 1, 3, 5, 7, or 10-day auctions. Knowing how long your item should be up for auction can
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Do Colors Really Affect Your Purchases Online?

As an online seller, you should already be aware that there are many factors that influence how and what consumers buy. You can visually persuade your potential consumers by customizing your online store. How do colors, design, and branding affect
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Designer Brands: Real or Fake?

If you’re an online seller, you must check the authenticity of your designer labels before listing them onto online marketplaces, like eBay. If you just assume your item is the “real” thing, but it’s fake, eBay can ban you from
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15each.co Creates Profits for Online Sellers

This expert online seller has found the key to success for her online store! Using 15each.co to find deals not only for her own closet, but to resell on marketplaces such as eBay for a significant profit. All items found
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Have You Heard of “One Night Out?”

Various fashion bloggers have been talking about a new trend that’s hitting big cities and small towns all over the nation. Perhaps you’ve heard of “One Night Out?” A simple 3-step process of buying, wearing, and selling the same garment
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Which Online Marketplace is Best for You?

In today’s economy there are so many different marketplaces and various items to be sold online! As an online seller/reseller how are you supposed to know which marketplace is best for you? The infographic below should help you find out
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Make Money with Coupons

If you’re throwing away coupons because you don’t use the products, start listing them online! People are actually using coupons not only to save money but to make money as well. Selling coupons on marketplaces such as eBay has become
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The Best and Worst Times for Social Media

It’s in your best interest as an online seller to know the best time to post and promote your items! Social media has taken over much of our time these days, and it’s safe to say we have at least
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Change of Seasons, Change of Inventory.

When selling online, you must remember that the four seasons have a huge impact on our online shopping patterns. Many successful online stores sell items depending on the seasons and holidays that are coming up in the near future. It’s
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The Value of Vintage

Ever hear of the word Retrophoria? It’s defined as, the feeling of being happy when surrounded by things of the past. This may be one of the leading reasons as to why vintage clothing has become such a huge trend
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Thrifting Like A Pro

Get an early start! Check opening times to know when to get up and beat all other shoppers. This is especially important if you shop on weekends, holidays, or any big sale days! For instance, Goodwill often has 50% off
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What Does A Buyer Look For?

As online sellers, we want to please our buyers and give them the best service we can. The ultimate question as a seller is what does a buyer actually look for when shopping online? I asked a few online shoppers
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5 Tips on How to Master Online Selling with Pinterest

47% of U.S. online consumers have made a purchase based on recommendations from Pinterest1. Pinterest is also accountable for more traffic to online shops than Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Reddit combined2! If that’s not reason enough to have a Pinterest
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Flee to Flea Markets!

You may be asking yourself, where can I find more items so I can make a larger profit selling on eBay? A useful and effective way of finding items is right in your own hometown! Local flea markets are full
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Shopify Reaches 100k Online Stores!!!

Shopify is on a streak of good decisions, along with good intentions for online sellers. In December, Shopify raised $100 million dollars for its eCommerce platform to continue its journey catering to its very pleased 90,000 users. This is one
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When Doing Business Online, Being Positive Goes A Long Way

Whether you sell, buy or have just heard of the online marketplace eBay, you’re most likely familiar with its successes. You may have also heard that after all these years, some eBay sellers have reached some very high numbers for
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Why is eBay Tossing Away Billions of $$?

eBay, the San Jose-based company will “Bring back $9 billion it had previously said would be permanently invested overseas and it will pay taxes on the difference between foreign rates and U.S. rates. The tax charge and a weak revenue
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Thrift Stores: A Great Way to Find, Support, and SAVE!

Thrift stores are a great way to find items for cheap – and many of them support good causes, which means your shopping there is helping to make the world a better place. A helpful tip for all thrift shoppers
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Earth Day is the First Day for Change!

In honor of Earth Day, here are some numbers I recently came across in my research that are truly jaw-dropping! This will make you rethink how you donate, recycle and throw away clothes, especially during this Spring cleaning season!  Did
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Spring Cleaning, Spring Selling!

Spring cleaning means different things to all of us. Perhaps a new wardrobe, the beginning of a new season, or better yet, a cleaner house! Clean out your closets, make room for new clothes and get rid of that old
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Selling Through Social

Social Media is everywhere these days. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Blogs, Pinterest, the list seems endless! Not to mention users range from young kids, to parents, friends, co-workers – your boss may even be on at least one social site!
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Millennials Hate The Word Millennials

If you were born between 1980 and 2000 or so, you’ve been labeled a Millennial. Apparently, you’re not as hard-working as the average Baby Boomer, you probably find it more economic to live with your parents after you graduate from
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