It doesn’t have to be tacky to give second-hand items as gifts, as long as you follow the golden rule of gift giving: match the gift to the recipient. Here are 15 ideas for second-hand items that can make great gifts.
There’s a knack to shopping in second-hand stores successfully. Unlike big box stores, where you can walk in, get exactly what you want and walk out again, there’s an element of serendipity and creativity when op-shopping. It can take time to find that perfect bargain. When op-shopping I like looking for books, household goods, craft […]
Buying a second hand car can save you a packet on the upfront cost of purchase, but it can cost you dearly if you buy a lemon. Here are the steps to take to make sure the purchase of your used car doesn’t turn sour.
Save money, buy better, buy sustainable, support your local business by patronising the alternate economy.
Got some stuff you want to get rid of? Why not make a few extra dollars just in time for the silly season. Here are 10 ways to sell your unwanted clutter.
Other people’s trash can be your treasure if you know where and how to look. This article shares all the great garage sale shopping tips so you can find the best bargains.