No, there's a code on the site banner that gives free shipping and returns for anything to the US.
Did you get hit by the UK customs from Unionmode?
That assumes that you place no value on your time. For me (who values their time highly) selling something on ebay is expensive. I would have to sell for quite a bit more than I paid to break even.
Hey settle down. Not rich, just old. As you get older time takes on more relevance.