Turn That Wallet Full of Gift Cards Into Cash — That’s What This Entrepreneur Did

After her wedding, Frances Ho realized her collection of unused gift cards had grown to the point where it was worth thousands of dollars. But how to get the cash out of them so she could spend it where she …Continue Reading →

Canadian Gift-Givers Shopping Online This Year

FedEx Express Canada just released an Angus Reid survey done last month that showed that 55% of Canadians plan to shop online this holiday season. That’s up from only 45% last year! The tide is turning. Other survey highlights: Consumers …Continue Reading →

Drew Green of Shop.ca & Online Marketplaces (podcast)

Episode 4 – Shop.ca CEO, Drew Green, & the Pros & Cons of Selling Through Online Marketplaces   Should your business sell through an online marketplace?  Pros: Greater visibility. They’ll be spending more on site promotion than you could. Consumer …Continue Reading →

Cool Toys For Tots founder, Olia Libicz Pavlin & Search Keywords

Takeaways from Olia Libicz Pavlin interview You can help sell consumers on the value of paying for shipping by pointing out (nicely) the cost of the their time. This is especially helpful if what you are selling would be hard to find …Continue Reading →