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Selling Used CDs for Extra Money: eBay and Flipping CD Tips from “America’s #1 Thrifter” @JasonThrifts

Do you have a bunch of old CDs lying around that you never listen to anymore? If so, you’re in luck! You can sell them on eBay and make some extra money

In this article, we will teach you how to flip CDs for a profit. We will also show you how to use eBay to your advantage. 

Follow these tips, and you will be able to sell your used CDs quickly and easily!

Who is Jason Thrifts?

Jason discovered Flipping CDs online way back in March 2000. 

Online selling was still new, but right away, Jason saw that there were online customers all over the world who wanted CDs. 

Now, 22+ years later, the thirst for CDs has not lessened one bit. 

Each month, Jason sells thousands of dollars worth of CDs

Is it worth selling CDs?

Yes, it is definitely worth selling CDs! If you have a lot of them, you can make a decent amount of money. 

Even if you only have a few, you can still make some extra cash. CDs are easy to ship and there is always a market for them.

CDs are still treasured by many music fans. Despite the fact that streaming and digital music are the most common ways to hear music nowadays, many individuals still prefer CDs. 

They like the sound quality and the physical product. This is why selling CDs can be profitable. 

The majority of CDs still have value, and the amount you can earn quickly accumulates!

How to Sell your CDs for the Most Money

If you want to get the most money for your CDs, there are a few things you need to do.

Step 1: Figure out how much your CDs are worth

Don’t just give away or sell all of your CDs for one low price. Take the time to look up each CD’s value by checking if you have any rare high-value items. 

You can do this by looking up the CD on eBay and seeing how much it is selling for. 

Researching the value of your CDs takes a bit of time, but it is worth it if you want to make the most money possible!

Step 2:  Choose the right platform

Now that you know how much your CDs are worth, it’s time to choose the right platform to sell them on. 

If you want to sell them quickly, we recommend using eBay. It’s the easiest and most popular way to sell CDs online. 

If you’re not in a hurry to sell your CDs, you can also list them on Craigslist or Facebook Marketplace.

Step 3: Create attractive listings

When you create your listings, make sure to use attractive photos and descriptions. 

This will help your CDs stand out and sell more quickly. You should also use keyword-rich titles so that potential buyers can easily find your listings.

Step 4:  Ship your CDs safely

Once you’ve sold your CDs, it’s time to ship them to the buyer. Make sure to pack them securely so that they don’t get damaged in transit. 

You should also ship them as soon as possible so that the buyer is happy with the transaction.

How to Sell used CDs on eBay

Selling used CDs on eBay is a great way to make some extra money. But before you list your CDs, there are a few things you need to do.

First, you need to take good pictures of the CDs. Make sure that the pictures are clear and that all the CD is visible.

You should also take close-up pictures of any damage that the CD may have. This will let potential buyers know exactly what they are getting.

Next, you need to write a good description. Selling used CDs on eBay is all about honesty. 

You need to be upfront about the condition of the CD and what damage it may have potential buyers will appreciate your honesty, and it will help you to sell your CDs more quickly.

Finally, you need to set a fair price. Used CDs are not worth very much, so don’t try to overcharge for them. Look at other listings for similar CDs and price yours accordingly.

Bottom Line

CDs are still valuable, even in the digital age. If you have some old CDs that you don’t listen to anymore, you can make some extra money by selling them. 

eBay is a great place to sell CDs, and you can also flip CDs for profit. By following the above tips, you can make the most money possible.

Check out Jason’s FREE web class on Flipping CDs: How to Make an Extra $500 Per Month or More by Flipping Used CDs on eBay and Amazon. 


John Lawson is an award-winning ecommerce entrepreneur and best-selling author, his entrepreneurial spirit helped him achieve a level of success that few obtains. After consulted Fortune 100 companies at Accenture he took his expertise to the world of small business, today mentoring entrepreneurs on topics such as ecommerce and digital marketing strategies. John is a small business power player, listed as one of the Top 50 SMB Influencers by All Business. Recognized for his work in ecommerce, John received two Small Business Influencer awards from SmallBusinessTrends.com and won 
“Business Book of The Year” for his book “Kick Ass Social Commerce for E-prenuers.” You can follow John @ColderICE on IG, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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