Bargain hunting is in my blood. I’m pretty sure that had there been thrift stores and garage sales in the dark ages, my ancestors would have been rummaging through them and giggling like school girls when they struck “gold.” Continue reading
Its official, even garage sales have gone tech!
Do you love the rush of waking up on a beautiful Sunday morning ready to get out and find some amazing bargains at a few local garage sales? But are you never quite sure where to look, or worry you are missing a once in a lifetime sale? Continue reading
Whether you are planning a big move or just need to de-clutter your home, a garage sale is a great way to get rid of your extra stuff while earning some extra money. Successful garage sales require some advance planning and, ideally, a little help from your friends. Continue reading
One of the best ways to save money and stay within your budget is to buy used products. Nevertheless, in some cases, the deep discounts you get by raiding yard sales and secondhand stores are tempered by the risk of buying a defective or even dangerous product. Check out the tips below for making the decision to buy an item new or used. Continue reading
My grandmother, who is in her 80s, recently decided it was time to move to a retirement home. This meant going from a 3 bedroom house to a 2 bedroom apartment, with about a third of the space. She had been living in her house for 34 years and had accumulated a whole lot of stuff. It was decided it would be sold at a garage sale. Continue reading