Accept Coupons as Payment at a Yard Sale: Strange Ways To Save and Make Money

I don’t know whether to classify the following as a strange way to save money, make money, or spend money, but it is definitely strange so I’ll leave it at that.

I was out over the weekend with a friend trawling some yard sales. At one sale, the seller had a table set up with brand new items such as toothpaste, toothbrushes, cleansers, cereal, shampoo, etc. still in their original packaging. I figured it was stuff she’d accumulated using coupons and by playing the drug store loyalty card games. It was all marked well below retail but at prices that would make her a nice profit if she had gotten the items for free or pennies.

This wasn’t the first time I’d seen t

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One Response to Accept Coupons as Payment at a Yard Sale: Strange Ways To Save and Make Money

  1. Ann says:

    I think that is a great idea.

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