Sales Fees and Shipping Reimbursement

Listing your comics for sale on Atomic Avenue is free. There are also no monthly store fees or item listing charges. Atomic Avenue only collects a commission, based on the following table. The only fees you pay are on items sold, as per the table below, and they include all financial transaction fees/credit card charges.

Not only are Atomic Avenue’s total fees far lower than with traditional auction or consignment venues, but they also offer a significantly better return than typical internet stores and auction sites.

Tip: Want to see how Atomic Avenue's fees compare to those of eBay or Check out the comic sales venue analysis spreadsheet and run the numbers for yourself. Just enter the number of items you’ll be listing, along with your expected number of monthly sales and average order size, and see how much each system charges in fees on orders between $5 and $250. Whether you're a weekend warrior, a large collector pruning his stash, a bargain basement wholesale specialist, or a high-end Silver Age maven, you'll likely find that selling on Atomic Avenue is far less costly—sometimes several times lower— than selling on competing systems.


Atomic Avenue Sales Commissions

Effective July 15, 2014

Order Total (Excluding Tax and Shipping) Commission (Includes Credit Card Processing/PayPal Fees)
Under $25 $0.50 + 15% of total sale price
$25.00 – $99.99 $0.50 + 12.5% of total sale price
$100 and over $0.50 + 11% of total sale price

To sell on Atomic Avenue, you must have a PayPal account registered with us so we can pay you. You can also check your PayPal account at any time to view your payment history.

The shipping fee is based on the estimated weight of the items you are shipping (e.g. you receive more for a hardcover archive than for a 32-page comic) and includes enough for the weight of the appropriate mailing materials and the cost of delivery confirmation.

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