Lynda Hammond

Garage Sale Gal, Lynda Hammond: Signs a Mystery

Posted on 09/21/2011 by | The Garage Sale Gal | Comments

Your LifeOkay, so let’s face it, going to garage sales isn’t brain surgery but finding them can sometimes be challenging. If garage sale signs aren’t placed just right then we might have to call on our maneuvering skills or we’ll be meandering aimlessly through neighborhoods searching for treasures. Where we put our signs is critical to throwing a successful sale. Julia Hooper found that out the hard way. “There were no other signs up when I put mine up so I …

Garage Sale: To Price or Not to Price?

Posted on 09/2/2011 by | The Garage Sale Gal | Comments

Money & SavingsI love walking up to a garage sale and seeing items neatly displayed, clothes hung in groups of like-colors. And everything with a price tag. A sale where each item has been painstakingly tagged with brightly colored stickers—.10, .25, .50…you get the idea. There’s something else I’ll admit—pricing things at garage sales is a big waste of time! And you’ll probably make more money if you DON’T tag them. Now hang on, before you log off, get a coffee refill …