Wait, Don’t Buy That Yet!

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

However, I wait until spring and summer to buy decorations – and get them at garage sales. These get donated to thrift stores or placed in consignment shops so you might keep checking your local stores for these.

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Save Money: Buy These 7 Items Used

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

We bought a lot of our son’s onesies and other items (including a crib) at a consignment shop. Garage sales, estate sales, and moving sales are all great places to look for used furniture. If you want to save money, one of the best options is to buy used.

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Save (and Make) Money By Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’s KonMari Method!

Couponing 101

” Can some of them be sold at a consignment shop or on Facebook Marketplace? The other thing you can do once you’ve finished the whole process is have a garage sale! You’ve most likely heard of Marie Kondo and the KonMari method of tidying up.

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Collecting – Tips for Fun and Profit

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

That same person may troll neighborhood garage sales and offer to cart away anything left after the sale for free. I know a few collectors. Heck, I’m one of them – I like pottery and have a few pieces that I’ve gathered over time. When I was a kid, I shook my head at my Aunt.

Save (and Make) Money By Tidying Up!

Couponing 101

” Can some of them be sold at a consignment shop or on Facebook Marketplace? The other thing you can do once you’ve finished the whole process is have a garage sale! You’ve most likely heard of Marie Kondo and the KonMari method of tidying up.

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Tidying Up – Saving You Money!

Couponing 101

” Can some of them be sold at a consignment shop or on Facebook Marketplace? The other thing you can do once you’ve finished the whole process is have a garage sale! You’ve most likely heard of Marie Kondo and the KonMari method of tidying up.

Donating Household Clutter and Taking a Tax Deduction

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I've been tackling clutter since January and I had the boxes stacked in my garage to prove it. You should claim as the value the price that buyers of used items actually pay in used clothing stores, such as consignment or thrift shops.". Every year, I have a yard sale. It usually coincides with our neighborhood's big sale and I make out quite nicely with the profits. However, this year we were in Pittsburgh and I missed out on the event.and the cash.