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What a fun way to make some cash! 

I wrote this article a while back and thought it might give some of you some inspiration while I prepare the next step in the Consignment series. Easter set me back a little in time, so this is a little bonus article to keep you thinking…..

What a fun way to make some cash! 

If you are anything at all like me, you love picking and searching through yard sales and flea markets. There is nothing more exciting than finding that Vintage treasure for peanuts, or that awesome new gadget still in a box for a steal!

The only thing that could possibly be more exciting, is being on the profit end of the sale!

I will tell you some personal experiences with selling at fleas and in the yard, as well as other possibilities, such as Trunk shows, etc.

First off, if you do have unwanted items to sell, there is more than one way to accomplish this. Even though I titled this flea markets, and yard sales, there are a number of other ways to sell your goods, not only used goods, but also brand new and hand made goods.

In my personal experiences I have tried many of these options, including the above mentioned, as well as Trunk Shows, and when I sold many Vintage goods, at least one Renaissance Festival, and a home show or two.

My personal favorites have been yard sales, and trunk shows. Flea markets were good, but a lot goes on at a flea, and your chances READ FULL ARTICLE

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