Garage Sailing: 13 Tips for shopping neighborhood sales

It’s that time of year again, when all your neighbors drag their trash and treasures out from the dark corners of their attics and basements and closets and put it out on display.  After years of only seeing the exterior of their home, now you can get a revealing glimpse into their lives – if … Continue reading

Seven Benefits of Buying Secondhand Clothing

Buying secondhand clothing has several benefits over buying brand new. If you aren’t convinced, read these seven reasons why you should consider checking out secondhand clothing on your next shopping trip. Author’s Note:  This article originally appeared on Helium almost 4 years ago, but the reasons still ring true today.  This is a quick overview of the basics – … Continue reading

Natalie’s Five Basic Tips for Thrift Store Shopping

Looking to build your wardrobe on a budget?  Try shopping at a second-hand, thrift, or consignment store.  Here are five tips to help you maximize your shopping experience. Author’s Note:  This article originally appeared on Helium almost 4 years ago, but the tips still ring true today.  This is a quick overview of the basics … Continue reading