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Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth It?

Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth It?

By in Economics, Make Money, Saving | 36 comments

Is a Garage Sale a Good Way to Make Money? Initially, I  was afraid to hold a garage sale, as I worried it was too much work. Yet, before a move from Ohio to Pennsylvania I decided to find out for myself the answer to the question, “Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth It?” Have you ever participated in a garage sale? Are you thinking about holding a garage sale? You’ve collected a lot of stuff, your closets are bulging, and who doesn’t want extra cash? Although a garage sale appears to be the perfect way to get rid...

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5 Tips to Get Rich and Build Wealth

5 Tips to Get Rich and Build Wealth

By in Automatic Saving, Make Money, Saving, Tips, Wealth | 24 comments

Get Rich and Build Wealth One Step at a Time    I remember, decades ago, scrimping and saving for the future. Living well beneath our moderate salary and saving and investing for the future. Decades later, the results are astounding. During the life of our family, we made hard decisions. We focused on slashing the costs of the big ticket items, such as our home and cars, as well as the smaller ones: Moved to a lower cost of living area while raising our family Eating in, bringing our lunches instead of eating out Driving our cars for decades...

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Best Negotiating Story Ever – Leads to More Money

Best Negotiating Story Ever – Leads to More Money

By in Make Money, Saving, Tips, Wealth | 13 comments

Brian, the guy who cuts our grass began his conversation with me, “You look lovely today Ms. Friedberg.” 1. Great move to start with a compliment Upon inquiring about Brian’s well being, he mentioned that he’s not doing too well due to his case of poison ivy. 2. Garner sympathy He went on to comment about the two big brown patches in our yard where some trees were recently removed. Genially, he offered, “I have everything in my truck today to reseed the bare areas. I’m looking to offer you more services and help keep your lawn beautiful.” 3. Ask for what you want...

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HOW TO BECOME A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT-PART 2

By in Guest Post, Make Money | 17 comments

Market Yourself as a Virtual Assistant Guest contributor, Manette Aquino, virtual assistant In part 1, you learned how to become a virtual assistant. Today, you’ll get tips on how to market yourself as a virtual assistant. With today’s new remote working environment there are more opportunities than ever to work from home, in your pjs and make money on your own terms.  In this 3 part series learn how to become a virtual assistant: Part 1: The job description of a virtual assistant Part 2: How to market yourself as a virtual assistant Part 3: The Pitfalls of Becoming...

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Make $175+ Watching Movies & Videos in Your PJs

Make $175+ Watching Movies & Videos in Your PJs

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Make Money Watching Videos and Movies By staff columnist, Alexandra Deluise Movie lovers, rejoice: you can make make money watching videos and movies from home. Pajamas optional. If ever there were a side hustle designed for me, this would be it. If only I knew about this option when I was on maternity leave in January! Websites and movie companies will actually pay you to watch videos, movies and movie trailers at home. Get paid watching short videos – some delivered right to you! Swagbucks is our first stop. While not full-length movies, there are plenty of videos you can...

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29 Fun Ways to Make Money in the Summer

29 Fun Ways to Make Money in the Summer

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Students, Teachers & Adults-Have Fun Making Money This Summer By staff columnist, Alexandra Deluise Making money in the summer time is always good – the days are longer, people seem to be in better moods, and there are some excellent seasonal places to apply for. Before signing yourself up for a seasonal restaurant job, though, try one of these 29 fun ways to make money this summer! Sell the fruits (or veggies!) of your labor. If you have a garden, you can make extra money by selling produce from your land. You can also get a head start on the...

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