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7 Common Mistakes You Must Avoid While Holding Your Yard Sale

If you are planning to host a yard sale to earn some money from clutter or simply to buy some more clutter next season, here are few common mistakes you must avoid to increase profit and have an easy de-cluttering process.

1.    Breaking the 3 Rules

A yard sale cannot be a success if you break three most important rules: advertising, advertising, and advertising. The more you advertise the better deal you will receive. Make use of Craig list, community bulletin boards, local news paper, and other sources to spread the word. Make sure you mention sale hours and examples of items on sale, clearly in the ad. This will help you to attract relevant customers and keep them from coming at 6 am at your place. Continue reading