Anybody here buy at thrift stores or garage sales for cheap, and sell for a profit? This has been something I want to try, at least until I get a job. What about y’all?
Never sold much, (simply not had the opportunity), but I love looking for things in thrift stores I could potential turn-over. Anything from collectibles to old tech. Nothing feels better than plugging in old tech and watching it boot up after years of disuse.
I once bought 92 bionicle sets for $200 and sold them all for a $500 profit
Otherwise you have to be very patient with your hunting and intelligent with what you buy
I gotta get by a thrift store and look for sports/nascar memorabilia. A friend of mine gets stuff, especially shoes, boots, and hats, dirt cheap at thrift stores and turns it for really good profit
I mostly try and pick up books by Anne McCaffery.
Almost everything here was acquired from thrift shops, with the exception of my 2 sets of the Harper Hall trilogy.
The gem (heh, pun) of the group is my special book-club, first print run of Crystal Singer.
Though my favorite might be the “DragonHarper” RPG/Choose-your-adventure book. I have trouble finding much record of it online.
Anytime I go to any thrift shop I keep an eye out for these, since my mom and I both enjoy collecting them.
You’re telling me that not an ancient electrical reactor meant to harness energies theorized by benjamin franklin and buried in the american mideast to be uncovered as part of a genius scheme to revitalize ronald reagan
I mean it might be