De-Clutter Your Life and Make a Few Bucks

Whether it is before or after the holidays, many of us find our houses full of stuff and our bank accounts a little low on cash. There is a great solution to this problem. You will find that there are plenty of people who buy and sell on consignment. If you sell some of your extra clutter through consignment, you can empty your house a bit and beef up your cash stash.

Many people buy and sell with consignment. In this economy, plenty of us need to find quality items, but we cannot afford retail price. Consignment is a great answer. Unlike a garage sale where people are simply tossing their junk onto the drive as a stop before the garbage can, consignment sellers know that the items they list need to be high quality and in good condition to get a decent price. This is a win – win situation for people who buy and sell, and there are many buyers out there waiting for high quality second hand items to hit the market.

If you are looking to sell, take a few minutes to go through your home. Before the holidays, you need to make space for the influx of gifts from relatives and friends, especially if you have kids. If it is after the holidays, you are probably wondering where to put everything they just got. Take out some of the toys, clothes and other accessories and list them to sell. You will be so happy to have the extra space in your home.

Space is not the only benefit. The extra cash saved and earned when you buy and sell on consignment is a real boon around the holidays. Maybe you are struggling to buy gifts on a limited budget and could use the extra money now. Or perhaps you were a little too into the holiday spirit and you need to pay off those credit cards. Either way, when you buy and sell on consignment you will have extra cash in your pocket at the end of the day.

Take the time to buy and sell on consignment today. You will find that there is an active market out there, and it is an easy way to make some money. Additionally, you will get rid of clutter and walk away a little richer.

Author: molly

Mom of 2 energetic boys, entrepreneur, registered dietitian and Scandal fan. In her 15 minutes of free time each day, she enjoys cooking, reading, and sampling craft beers. She blogs about motherhood, social media and beer. Find more of Molly at @swsprouts @bloggerithm and @itsaboutbeer.

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