We’ve all heard the yard sale terms “barter” and “haggle” but knowing when and how to negotiate a price with a seller is key in getting a deal. Typically the best time to visit a yard sale is when it first starts, you know the saying, “the early bird catches the worm!” In this case, […]
Week Two and an article I ran across in Smart Money “10 Things Flea Markets Won’t Tell You” (Grant, 2012) is vexing me. Not so smart either. As if the “old world” markets and bazaars are going to learn something about getting and spending from today’s consumer reporter. Really, can I find better prices at […]
Friday’s Garage Sale Comic
Haggle – Verb
1. To bargain in a petty, quibbling, and often contentions manner.
The buyer’s haggled over the price of the patio furniture set needing refinishing at the garage sale and walked away with a great deal!
Consignment – Noun
1. To send or ad…
We’ve all heard the terms “barter,” “haggle” and “negotiating,” but knowing when to shake down a seller in price is key. Typically the best time to visit a tag sale is when it first starts, you know the saying, “the early bird catches the worm,” in thi…