In all the excitement about selling on eBay, I forgot the flipside to that: buying.
If you're in need of something, shop around and don't forget about eBay or Craigslist.
Not everyone on these websites are legit. Review their online ratings, and make sure you understand all of the fees involved. Years ago, I was looking at buying computers on eBay and I noticed someone was selling them for $.99. Holy cow! Here's the kicker: the shipping was around $200. Ouch!
Read the fine print.