Stories Archive

25th Anniversary

Lifelong Sports Fan Hits A Home Run with Sports Card Shop

Avid sports card collector and longtime seller Joe Davis turned his childhood hobby into a flourishing business on eBay.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

From a ‘Side Hustle’ to a Successful Small Business on eBay

Over the course of 15 years, Canadian entrepreneur Adrien Lavoie scaled his business operations from his parents’ basement to a thriving small business in selling sneakers on eBay.

By: eBay News Team
Consumers

Timepieces To Start Your Collection from Guest Editor, Anish Bhatt, @WatchAnish

From dive watches to everyday wristwear, luxury watch expert Anish Bhatt shares an inside-look at his curated eBay collection.

By: eBay News Team
Buying

MLB Pitcher Pat Neshek Shares How He Amassed a Seven Figure Trading Card Collection in Premiere Episode of eBay’s “Uncommon” Series

Video diaries celebrate eBay’s buyers and sellers’ unique stories and their “uncommon” finds on the marketplace With over 50,000 autographed cards in his collection, eBay’s inaugural episode highlights Neshek’s affinity for baseball trading cards and how time on the mound inspired his passion for collecting.

By: eBay News Team
Trusted Marketplace

eBay and Pro Football Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith Launch PROVA Group Authentication for Sports Memorabilia on the Marketplace

To celebrate the launch, shoppers can access an amazing selection of authenticated, signed jerseys, trading cards and more, sourced from Emmitt Smith’s personal collection. Plus, fans can connect face-to-face with the Super Bowl champion on Notable Live, Emmitt’s virtual, mobile events platform, to discuss the new partnership and exclusive memorabilia.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Building Lifelong Friendships Through Selling on eBay

Longtime seller Betsie Bolger Mott recounts her experience as a member of the eBay Radio team and how she has grown her store into a thriving online business.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Paying it Forward Through Animal Therapy

How eBay seller Mike Dixon combined his passion for animal welfare and his dedication toward supporting children with disabilities to create a pet store and community gathering space.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Discovering a Flair for Entrepreneurship Through eBay

A love of vintage fashion led Julie Yoo to eBay as a university student 20 years ago – and ultimately helped establish her direction as an entrepreneur in Toronto.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Creating a New Career and Lifestyle in Her eBay Store

How eBay seller Victoria Eagle started a successful wedding invitation shop as a way to achieve a better work-life balance and spur her creative talents.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Bringing it Full Circle: 20+ Years of Connections Through Selling on eBay

How eBay seller Cami Nyquist grew her business from her kitchen table to establishing a nonprofit to help pay it forward.

By: eBay News Team