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3rd Annual Goodwill Smackdown Challenge

Hey thrifty friends! We are excited to announce our 3rd Annual Goodwill Smackdown Challenge! Here’s how it all started: A couple years ago, our man Charlie had the brilliant idea of holding a thrift store challenge where each participate (three thrifty guys and a thrifty gal), would purchase a “valuable” item at their local Goodwill store which …

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2nd Annual Goodwill Smackdown – The Results + $50 Gift Card Giveaway

After two weeks of scouring our local Goodwill stores to find that perfect item that we could flip for profit, the time has come to reveal the results of our Smackdown Challenge. Who will have bragging rights for the next year of “supreme thrift store flipper” (last years winner was Laurie from our sister-site, TheFrugalFarmer.net)? …

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The 2nd Annual Goodwill Smackdown Challenge

Hey thrifty friends! We are excited to announce our 2nd Annual Goodwill Smackdown Challenge! What’s all the fuss about you ask? Last year, our man Charlie had the brilliant idea of holding a thrift store challenge where each participate (three thrifty guys and a thrifty gal), would purchase a “valuable” item at their local Goodwill …

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Reasons Why Now is the Time to Shop the Thrift Stores

Shopping at Goodwill has been a habit of mine since I was six years old (or as long as I can remember). My mom would lug us kids along at least once a week and would shop for our whole family. Every week they’d have a new inventory of recently donated clothes and each week …

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Goodwill Smackdown: A Great Way to Make Extra Income

Three Thrifty Guys would like to welcome new contributing writer, Laurie to the team. She will share her life experiences of raising 4 kids, getting out-of-debt and farm life. Learn more about her. When Charlie came up with the idea of the Goodwill Smackdown after his Abercrombie and Fitch find, I was intrigued. I’ve got a few friends who …

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Goodwill Smackdown: How to Sell Clothes on Ebay

Recently, after visiting a local Goodwill store, I saw a really nice Abercrombie and Fitch hooded sweatshirt. It was selling for $3.59, and I thought to myself, “I wonder if I could sell this online.” I left the store without purchasing the sweatshirt, but checked online, and more than a hundred of the same sweatshirts …

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