"Without your story, the autograph doesnt stand on its own. Which is to say it has little to no real value unless someone “buys” the story and ignores what the autograph looks like.
Not trying to be rude, but can you prove the event with…"
"My own belief is that 10s of thousands will not be signed. Real signers dont sign that many. Ariana Grande on her Sweetener promotion slogged through approx. 6500 before pulling the rug out from under the remaining 3500 prepaid/promised.
"Im guessing 300-500 signed on her official website max. She certainly didnt sign many Daisy vinyl singles through her shop and Newbury IS the de facto, best and most reliable seller of signed goods. They will go fast either way. "
"My intent was never to be EXACT on the fees Ebay charges. The intent was to give the OP an ESTIMATED cost of doing business on the easiest, most streamlined platform available as opposed to auction houses.
Excuse me all to Hell for trying to help.…"
"Doesnt the buyer paying those fees raise the buyers FINAL COST? Hence, if Im selling the same item with free shipping, Im probably going to make that sale before you. Do you understand that? That happens all the time on Ebay with low dollar items.…"
"The point of my post was to encourage Ebay over Auction Houses, not start a debate over the fees involved!
Which is why I mentioned it matters what is being sold and who the market is. Nobody sells in a vacuum - shipping, tax and materials to ship…"