Seller Fees


1) As a Seller on this marketplace you receive 90% of your total transaction cost


2) Or if you’re a charity/thrift seller you receive 91% of your total transaction cost


3) As a platform Dum Spiro Spero charges you a made a sale fee = 10% 


4) However PayPal also charges you a payment processing fee = 3.4% + 20p


5) So your total fees are Dum Spiro Spero 10% & PayPal 3.4% + 20p = 13.4% + 20p


6) This means you are left with a healthy 86.6% – 20p of your total selling price per item/download/ service


7) Dum Spiro Spero is an ethical website, so we like to be one hundred percent transparent in our dealings, hence we further break down the 10% made a sale fee in the following ways –


i) Dum Spiro Spero 3% if the sale was through a seller


ii) Dum Spiro Spero 2% if the sale was through a charity / thrift seller


iii) Dum Spiro Spero Advertising 5%


iv) or alternatively if the sale was generated via an affiliate


Dum Spiro Spero Affiliate 5%


v) Dum Spiro Spero running costs (webhosting/bandwidth, plugins, site maintenance etc) 2%



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Paul McCartney Somebody said to me “But the Beatles were anti-materialistic” that’s a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say “Now let’s write a swimming pool”.


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