What Is IRS 6050W?

Under the new legislation, PayPal will be required to report to the IRS the total payment volume received by PayPal customers in the US who:   Receive more than $20,000 in gross payment volume in a single year, AND   Receive 200 or more payments in a single...

BestBuy Return Policies

This was sent to me via email – I usually don’t  post negative comments about other companies, but their is a lesson to be learned here as it applies to your business. If you run an online store, take heed:If you purchase something from...

Are You Ready for the Holidays?

The holiday season is officially starting and many retailers won’t have time to work on their websites until after the new year. Incredible as it may seem, I’ve actually had customers turn off their websites during this time of the year! Folks, now is the...

Don’t believe the hype!

Internet sales are hard. Much harder than selling product offline. Perhaps that is why 94% of all sales still occur in brick and mortar stores. Amazon is the exception – most ecommerce websites are struggling. With online sales you have many obstacles to...

Amazon's Dirty Little Secret

When you do a search for products that you sell, you probably are listed higher than Amazon for those keywords.  But Amazon sells more online than you do. How do I know that? Because Amazon sells more than anyone else does online. And they have a secret as to how...