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Garage Sales - Good For Everyone

Ah, the garage sale! That little slice of suburbia that ties communities together, brings friends and neighbours to your doorstep, and helps your turn the cast off flotsam of bygone years into money in your pocket. These familiar scenes of summertime are a great way for people to buy the stuff they need at a fraction of the retail cost. Similarly, garage sales are a great way to get rid of stuff that you no longer use or need. A garage sale is a favourite of collectors, bargain hunters, and ........ Read More

Don't Treat Your Ebay Selling Like A Garage Sale

What’s the difference between a garage sale and auction sites such as eBay or Bid4Assets? Both let you sell the items that have been hanging around your attic. The big difference is that a garage sale can net you about $50 to $100 – enough for a new sweater. Online auction sites have allowed more than 724,000 people to retire from their jobs and have even made some multi-millionaires. EBay selling lets you use online tools to make real profit – profit that could let you buy the home of you........ Read More

Auctions: Taping Into The Global Garage Sale

The rise in online auctions has created a global garage sale. Interestingly it is this exact atmosphere that is a draw to customers that enjoy bargain hunting. Many online auction users are used to spending Saturday mornings driving from one location to the next in search of a treasure. These individuals may not even be certain what they are looking for, but they know it when they see it. Just as the local newspaper provides details on the most promising garage sales, so too does the onlin........ Read More

How To Hold A Successful Garage Sale

Holding a garage sale can be a profitable and fun way to make sure items are reused. It’s true that garage sales are a lot of hard work, but the returns are more than worth the effort. You should be pleased at how easy the planning of a garage sale can be. Plan - Don’t discard those old clothes and items just yet. In fact, don’t throw anything away! You will be surprised at what people will buy. Your trash truly is another person’s treasure. Check with family, friends, and neighbors t........ Read More

Tips For A Successful Garage Sale

Everyone wants to throw a successful garage sale. However exactly what success means is different from person to person. This article is based on the idea that a successful garage sale does two things well. 1) makes you money 2) cleans out your house and yard. Below we provide you a collection of tips you can use to make sure you have a truly successful garage sale. You want customers to stick around and buy something, so one of the most important tips for a successful garage sale is to have a........ Read More

Have A Garage Sale For Charity

It’s that time of year again—Garage Sale Season! If you have started your spring cleaning and decided it is time to get rid of your excess stuff, having a garage sale is a great way to accomplish that. You can take it a step further and become part of the new grass roots movement taking off across the country, to raise funds for charity. It is called Garage Sales for A very simple effortless way for millions of individuals who have a garage sale to raise funds for their favori........ Read More

Enjoy Visiting Garage Sales

One of my all-time favorite ways to spend a Saturday morning is to visit garage sales, probably because I have so many great memories of going to garage sales with my mother and my grandmother. I remember waking up early and eating my breakfast as quickly as I could so that we could get out and explore the many garage sales that were held around our town during the spring and summer. Now that I have become an interior designer, I love visiting garage sales even more. I know, it might sound like........ Read More

Park Your Garage Sales On The Internet

You have been planning your garage sale for weeks now. Your garage, as well as you whole home, is stuffed with old records, books, clothing, vacuum sweepers, and other odds and ends that you have no use for anymore. Instead of just tossing your clutter into the neighborhood landfill, you’ve decided to hold one of the most time-honored traditions in civilization—the garage (or yard) sale. It can be a thankless task, becoming a pawnbroker for a day, but there’s definitely good money in it—........ Read More

Tips For Finding And Getting Good Deals At Garage Sales

When eBay first started, garage sales were most sellers’ main source for finding products. And though product sourcing has come a long way, garage sales still provide a wide range of quality goods at rock-bottom prices. Rules of the Game According to Terry Gibbs, founder of, “Garage sales are a numbers game. You always have to be looking.” The trick to successful garage sale hunting is persistence. You’ve just got to keep getting out, going back, and bein........ Read More

Mortgage At Garage Sale Prices

Everybody seems to be hankering to buy property these days. And rightly so. After all, property prices seem to be on a permanent upswing and there is little risk involved. If one owns a house, one also has security for the future. One does not need to worry about shifting from one rented apartment to another. Buying a house is safe and sensible. Unless one is planning to invest in a home in a less respectable part of the town, one's investment is likely to be quite secure. However, houses do not........ Read More

Organizing A Garage Sale

Before you start organizing a garage sale, find out if you are allowed to hold one in your area. Many municipalities frown on these sales and you may have to pay a fee or only be allowed to set up in a certain area of town. So before you start organizing a garage sale and laying out items, you had best check with your city or town government as well as your management company, should you happen to live in a managed development. If they approve of you having a sale of used items, then plow ahea........ Read More

Pricing Garage Sale Items Made Simple

While you are pricing garage sale items, remember that people are looking for good deals. Whatever you do, don't charge too much. A good rule of thumb for garage sales is to keep most things under $5. Remember that these items are things you no longer want, so you should be pricing garage sale items at prices that will sell. You don’t want to have to stack them away again and lose the extra space you were planning to have. That old chair that grandpa used to sit in every time he visited? Look........ Read More

How To Market Your Garage Sale

Anyone who’s started his or her own business (be it brick and mortar, online, even something as simple as garage sales on the weekend) will tell you that the most important aspect to keep your business going (and so you make profits) is marketing. Starting out with something as simple as a garage sale, think about what types of marketing there are. Most often you’ll find sharpie-scribbled cardboard signs stapled to telephone poles with a big arrow pointing in the direction of your “busi........ Read More

Garage Sales: Seeking And Finding Low Cost Baby Products

If you are on the hunt for low cost items for your baby -- clothing and toys, for example, -- there are a number of resources available to you. For example, there are some reputable discount stores in the brick and mortar world that feature different types of baby products at reasonable prices. In addition, the Internet is proving to be a solid venue through which you can find reasonably priced products for your baby. As you search for low cost items for your baby, you might want to consider tak........ Read More

Garage Sale - A Fun Way To Make Quick Cash

Garage sale is a great way to get rid of unwanted items, plus make some money. Everybody accumulates the kind of stuff that other people are searching for and are willing to buy. If you have lots of stuff you no longer use or want, consider having a garage sale. There is no reason to go on storing items you'll never use. You can make good money by holding a garage sale. Holding a garage sale provides an outlet for unwanted items, which other people are looking for, and will pay good money for......... Read More


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