The topic of trading technic, laptops, telephones, TVs, desktop computers, is hot now. There is series of histories from people, who tried to cash their used devices or buy something interesting from people online. You should read these short stories, their opinion, results to avoid mistakes in future. This must be interesting for everyone, who wants to sell any laptop for cash.
“There is a rule: buying something secondhand, you always buy pig in a poke. I always try to tell the truth in my advertising or selling posts. I try to buy used laptops just from well-tried people. Be honest with your clients. This is a chance to have permanent clients to contact them again and again. Obviously, you can buy laptop in a good working condition. In a week or two you can see bad symptoms: bed-working display, damaged connections. Probably, this laptop was watered some weeks ago. This is a popular buy unfair items of trading damaged technic, misrepresenting it as new and good-working”.
“I was trying to sell MacBook Pro. Of course, people have big interest in buying good technic for adequate price. Nevertheless, the most of them are not ready to pay attractive money for you. In short, online sails are two-edged weapon. People want to have good computer for cheap. And people do not want to pay good money for laptops. It is not profitable for me, as for seller. It is not easy to trade used laptops for winning price. You have to make it lower at least for 30%. There is no way out!”
“Many people try to make their proposals more attractive, offering to buy accessories in addition. There were times, when people wanted to buy accessories for good money. This is not a good way to make money today. The choice is wide: you can buy any accessory to any devices without efforts. There is no sense to buy accessories. It is better to use them as bonus to make your trading post more attractive”.
"Who is ready to sell any laptop for cash? Honestly, it is very easy to start selling laptops online. There are no strict rules and demands. If you are lucky, you can trade any number of things to everyone. More and more people are trying to make money from their used technic. The range of attractive proposals is wide. Some people make good business from secondhand sales. Nevertheless, you can always try and see the result. There is always an opportunity to sell your used technic to service center”.
“Even old MacBook is easy to sell. Nevertheless, it is more difficult to sell new Acer or Samsung. Never try to sell your new or almost new laptop on your own. You cannot make good money from it”.
“Be attentive. The practice shows that selling posts are not always true. You can write that your laptop is good-working, full-complete and almost masterpiece. Of course, experienced technicians see the truth: watered keyboard, damaged connections and crashed bottom. There is a rule: trading online, you should always check every small and big detail. This is not wasting time. Besides, it does not need much time: micro, Wi-Fi, charging, working capacity. You can try to watch or download something big and heavy. These are main laptop parameters that you can check fast. Do you like surprises?”
“If the girl wants to sell her laptop, it was probably watered! Of course, it looks like joke about girls. Nevertheless, be careful, buying technic online, especially from girls. According to statistics, just men prefer buying used laptops online. Ladies do not want to buy used items”.
“Online trades allow for competitive bidding. This is interesting. As a rule, people start bidding at the end of their discussion. They think they are right, delaying the most important question. It’s annoying me a lot. If you saw my laptop, you checked it in the best way and were ready to buy it, what is wrong with the price now? I’ve spend my time for personal meeting to give you a chance to be sure that my goods are worth trading. It is unfair. I am not ready to make the price lower without a reason”.
“There was a sad story. I decided to cash my used laptop - Sony VAIO AW with top modification. That was a good chance to make good money from it. So, I’ve met people to show them my laptop. I’ve spent my time and money for meeting. What is the result of my deal? I tell you, there is not result as there is not deal! The people just wanted to see the laptop of this model and top modification. They did not want to buy it, just try. The situation is not pleasant”.
“It is not interesting for me to sell any laptop for cash privately. I do not trust to auction as far as I do not trust to free shipping, big sales and trade concept in general. I am not professional to sell or buy laptops”.
“If you are going to make online sales a part of your business, you should buy a set of microUSB cables, micros, head-phones, charging sets, line adapters. Be careful, there is no chance that the laptop that you’ve already bought has original component parts. It is not a problem for technician to replace or change one detail for another of worse quality. As a matter of fact, if you cannot check your gadget from side to side, it is better to refuse buying it. Otherwise, you can buy stolen or defected machine for big money. There are numbers of secrets or tricks to sell any laptop for cash, mistaking the wish for the reality”.
“I do not like buying used laptops online. There is a rush to go to the shop and pay big money for new shiny laptop! Of course, I understand people’s interest to buy ancient watch and other relics, but not laptops!”
By the way, the number of people’s opinions is huge. Read at least part of them to learn what difficulties and problems you can meet, trading online. Are you impressed? Be ready to call for professional help to avoid having negative or mistaken experience.