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How to Check a Phone When You Buy It

How to Check a Phone When You Buy It

Phone inspection is a critical skill for professional phone resellers. Our phone buying checklist shows you how to check a used phone so you can avoid costly mistakes and maximize your return. Be sure to download the printable version to reference anywhere. 1. Assess phone condition Identify the phone’s cosmetic condition by visually inspecting it. […]

How to Make Money Selling Phones

How to Make Money Selling Phones

Thinking about flipping phones? Learn how to find phones to sell, how to appraise phone values and where to resell phones for a profit with our guide to making money selling phones. Find a steady supply of used phones You need phones to sell, and one of the most popular ways to find them is […]

Flipsy: Trusted or Not?

Flipsy: Trusted or Not?

Can you trust Flipsy when you’re ready to sell your phone or other device? It’s a question you should ask before you sell your phone to any online buyback company. Here’s why thousands of people have trusted Flipsy to find great prices for their iPhones, Android phones, iPads, tablets, iPods, Apple Watches and Mac computers. […]

How to Remove a Samsung Galaxy Back Cover

How to Remove a Samsung Galaxy Back Cover

Samsung Galaxy repair typically involves removing the rear glass, or back cover. Here’s how to open a Samsung Galaxy back cover. Samsung Galaxy models with snap-on covers Most older Samsung Galaxy phones have snap-on back covers that are easy to remove. These include Galaxy S models S1 through S5, Galaxy J models J1 through J3 […]

How to Safely Remove a Screen Protector

How to Safely Remove a Screen Protector

Need to remove your screen protector but it’s stubbornly stuck on your phone? Here’s how to remove a screen protector without scratching your device. Tips It might be helpful to heat your screen protector for 15 seconds with a hairdryer to loosen the adhesive. Do not heat it too long or you risk loosening the adhesive […]

How to Know if Your Phone Has Spyware

How to Know if Your Phone Has Spyware

Worried your phone might be tapped, bugged or hacked? Spyware, or stalkerware, is a serious problem with dangerous implications. It can be used to monitor your text and social messages, eavesdrop and record your phone calls, steal data like private photos and videos, track your location and even access your financial accounts. Here’s how to […]

How to Safely Ship Your Phone

How to Safely Ship Your Phone

After your phone sells it needs to arrive at the buyer’s doorstep intact so you can get paid. Here’s how to securely package and ship your iPhone, Android or other phone, plus estimated shipping costs and a way to save when you ship your phone. How to package a phone for shipping Phone shipping supplies […]

LG Phone Battery Replacement: DIY or Hire It Out?

LG Phone Battery Replacement: DIY or Hire It Out?

Is your LG phone battery dead or not charging? We compared LG phone battery replacement options and costs to help you decide whether to replace your own LG battery or pay a battery repair service. NOTE: If you’ve purchased a new LG phone within the last year, check LG’s warranty page to see if you […]

Gazelle Review: Trust or Not?

Gazelle Review: Trust or Not?

Should you sell to Gazelle? Find out if Gazelle is a good place to sell your iPhone, Android, Mac or other device in our review. Gazelle overview What they buy iPhones iPads MacBooks Mac computers iPods Apple TVs Samsung phones Android phones Tablets How Gazelle works Answer a few questions about your device and its […]

Can You Sell a Prepaid Phone with Minutes?

Can You Sell a Prepaid Phone with Minutes?

Want to sell a prepaid phone with minutes? Carriers like Tracfone do not offer refunds on minutes, but you can still sell your prepaid minutes when you sell your phone. Here’s how to do it. The biggest hurdle to selling a prepaid phone with minutes is the number of service days left. For example, Total […]

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