Currently, giving old clothes new life is one of the biggest green movements that is sweeping the country. Many people are rehashing old clothes in order to save money and forgo expensive, imported clothes that only hurt our economy. It’s not only fun and easy, but it can hone in your design skills at a young age. Therefore, if you are into fashion, you could one day have a head start in this flourishing industry!
When kids outgrow shoes, there’s just no reason to keep them. Especially when they can be collecting money instead of dust! In addition, hunting at places like yard sales or thrift shops like goodwill will yield lots of high quality, slightly used shoes that could bring much more than what they are tagged for. Resale is one game that can bring lots of money, especially when the kids learn how to purchase or find them and price them correctly. Continue reading Preparing Old Shoes for Resale→
One thing that most school spirit squads over-look are the shoelaces on everyone’s shoes. Almost everyone wears shoes that lace up; but rarely anyone targets this prime realty! School spirit shouldn’t leave out the shoes. Most people keep their plain black, white, or gray shoelaces, forgetting that they are quick, easy, and cheap to change out. Try selling some shoelaces to the students and family members in the bleachers; it will give them something to do as they wait for the game to start! Continue reading Selling Shoelaces: Take It Out to the Ball Game!→
Now, it’s time for our super special, scream inspiring, ghoulish Halloween special! Just in time to get those little gears going in your head! Halloween is a huge bank breaking season, with parents and families spending thousands of dollars on make up, costumes, candy, treats, foods, travel, decorations, and more.
List of the 50 Best Places for Kids to Make Money with Their Crafts, Hobbies, and Used Items!
This post is going to be a bit different- we will be highlighting the 50 best places for kids to make money selling the items that they have on hand. This applies to arts and crafts festivals, online retailers, flea markets, and much much more. Many of the flea markets and festivals are best suited for arts and crafts, something that almost any kid and teen can make money from easily! Check out our big list, and leave us some feedback if you have ever participated in one of these 50 awesome places for kids to make money! We would love to hear about your journey, and to see your success!
Selling Clothes Is So Easy, a 9 Year Old Kid Could Do It! A 13 Year Old Can Too!
If you have clothing to sell, there are several different places for you to sell it! Seriously, it’s amazing to realize how many different markets and shops have opened up for kids and teens. Now that technology has advanced, options really are endless for the average 13 year old. 2014 has opened a few doors and windows itself, so make sure that you are making use of these opportunities while you sell off your clothes.
Have You Teens Ever Seen Something SO Cheap, You Almost Felt Like You HAD to Buy It “Just Because”?
So, you visit a yard sale today, and you see the most BEAUTIFUL little girl’s dress known to humanity; and they only want $0.10 for it.The first thing you think is: “I really should get this, it’s such an awesome deal!” however, you stop and realize that you don’t have any kids. Even worse, you’re not sure if any of the kids in your family or social circles could fit into it!!! Don’t feel hopeless just yet, though. There is someone out there who wants it, and you can make a BIG profit on that dress by selling it for money!
Do you have some old clothing that you don’t wear very often? Perhaps you love it too much to get rid of it- or maybe you just don’t have anywhere to wear it. Tuxedos, prom dresses, formal shoes….. They can all be rented out!!! You can make a little extra money off of them rather than letting them sit in your closet getting dusty.