Advertising Price Guide

Advertising Costs - display until sold (up to 1 year):

Musical Instruments - per instrument (advertised selling price + postage)
  • 0.5% on the first £500
  • 0.25% on the next £3000
  • £10.00 for all instruments over £3500
  • Minimum £0.50 maximum £10.00.

Quick calculator for a used musical instrument ad:
Selling price of instrument (+ postage): £    
Cost to advertise: £0.00
This table is provided as a guide to help sellers compare the cost of selling their instuments through Sell My Guitar or a major internet auction site**.

Selling Price
Sell My Guitar
Ebay Fees
Difference

Fees
Business
Private
Business
Private

£25.00
£0.50
£2.68
£3.00.
£2.18
£2.50

£250.00
£1.25
£15.47
£26.30
£14.22
£25.05

£1,000.00
£3.75
£39.85
£41.30
£36.10
£37.55

£5,000.00
£10.00
£99.31
£41.30
£89.31
£31.30


**Prices are based on Ebay's insertion fees plus final value fees as of 14th September 2009 and assumes the instrument is sold for the price shown. Prices do not include additional Ebay picture hosting or promotions offered by either Ebay or Sell My Guitar.

Printed Music
  • 1% of the total selling price of all printed music submitted at one time.
  • Minimum £0.25.

Payment either must be made via our secure PayPal checkout (no PayPal account necessary) or by redeeming a promotion code.

Updated 26 Jan 2010