Applying for EIN

Applying for EIN

You can get an EIN immediately if you apply online at the IRS website. International applicants must call (267) 941-1099 (Not a toll-free number). If you prefer, you can fax a completed Form SS-4 instead. A short youtube video on how to fill up Form SS-4 to obtain your EIN form. I intend to use Faxzero to fax the form over, it’s free. However, you will need to indicate a return number if you want them to reply within a few days. Unfortunately, Faxzero does not provide a free receive service.   Please follow and like…

Finally Registered my company today!

Finally Registered my company today!

Finally registered as a Sole Proprietor at ACRA today. To be honest, it’s not user friendly at all. Had to hunt around to find the link to register -_-” To register for Sole Proprietor, first you need to register for a new business name, which cost SGD$15. Guide on how to register is available from ACRA here. Next, you can apply to Register Person(s) and Business Name straight away or at a later date. Guide on how to register can be found from ACRA here. This will cost SGD$100. There is an…

Finding a Prep Service in US

Finding a Prep Service in US

My first hurdle to starting my FBA online business was actually finding a prep service in the US. I had thought it would be the easiest step of all, but it proved me wrong. First, I went through a list of prep services I obtained from the PAC Course materials. These can be found by googling too. One of the most recommended Prep company by the PAC is actually My Fulfillment Team. They were the first I tried to sign up with, but as I did not have a US…

Selling on Amazon. What is Amazon FBA?

Selling on Amazon. What is Amazon FBA?

Why sell on Amazon? Think of Amazon as a sales channel like eBay, Qoo10 or even your own eCommerce website. You list your goods there and sell them to Amazon’s customers. You can leverage on Amazon’s traffic and branding to help you reach hundreds of million of customers. And your customers won’t be just from the US alone. Other than amazon.com, you can sell on amazon.co.uk, amazon.ca, etc. You can also opt to turn on the FBA export option so your products can be available to customers worldwide simply from your listings on the…

My FBA Journey starts

My FBA Journey starts

A little bit about my background. Prior to starting my Amazon FBA journey, I was a trader and not a very successful one at that. I mainly traded Singapore stocks, Forex, Indices and some US stocks. I’ve taken numerous courses over the years, subscribed to numerous signal services and tried out countless trading systems, with very inconsistent results. After I got tired of throwing away money into the market, I decided I needed to look elsewhere, to try something else. I found many promising ideas. There’s affiliate marketing, eBook publishing, website/blog monetizing and…