Make Cash from Your Trash ; Garage Sale
Got junk? Who doesn't !! If your home is bursting at the seams with little used possessions,
but you hate to think of throwing or giving them away, a Garage Sale,
yard sale, rummage sale, or a tag sale Ė whatever name you know them
could be the answer. What you might consider junk might be very
desirable to another individual.
garage sale maybe a chance to clean out the garage and closets, and
earn some cash at the same time. Many of our readers report
earning as much as $400-$600 from just one yard sale. But donít fool
yourself that this is an make easy money project. People who make money from garage
sales work hard for every cent they earn. No matter what your current experience is, this site will show
what the pitfalls are and if you should have a garage sale or other
ways to profitably dispose of your unwanted items collecting dust in
your attic or garage.
you start piling your slightly used but still
good items on your lawn or throw open the garage
door and shout, ďSale!Ē you should consider whether
you are the kind of person who can handle a sale. Are
you physically strong enough to lift and carry all
those clothes, toys, books, and appliances? Can you
convince family members to part with their treasures?
Do You Have The Right Place for Garage Sale
Another question to ask yourself is, ďDo I have a good location for
a sale?Ē Ideal locations are in centrally located neighborhoods in
town. Shoppers should be able to find your place on a city map. If you
live 50 miles from the next ranch, you canít expect the kind of crowds
that spell success. On the other hand, even if you live in a busy
apartment complex, you may not be allowed by management to have a sale
in the parking lot. .
a rush to make money quick, don't forget to check
for special ordinances governing garage
sales. Can you put signs up in the street? Do you need a permit for a
sale? Are there regulations about hours for the sale? In some areas
the number of garage sales you can have in a year is setóbe sure to
check if you plan to have more than one!
Even if you have the biggest garage or driveway in town, your location
may not be ideal if the neighbors complain. You may want to check with
the next-door neighbors to make sure they wonít object. At the least,
a garage sale causes parking problems and noise, but many times
neighbors wonít mind and may even come over to see whatís for sale
Make Money with The Right Stuff
First things first: donít have a sale if you donít have much stuff.
People are disappointed when they arrive at a sale that sounds good in
the ad, only to be met by one or two measly tables of useless junk (if
they donít just cruise on by without stopping at all).
Time the Sale
Timing is everything. When you hold your sale can be just as
important as where. Again, look at the forecast, although itís not
always 100% accurate, it can still give you a general idea of when the
weather will co-operate. The best time to have a sale is spring
Time to make money continue
Important Resources for ways for grown ups and kid's to make money
- Cashing Trash - Getting Rid of Unwanted
Items for Cash