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What's the best time to thrift at Goodwill Bins? Here are 9 tips to know

What Are The Best Times To Thrift At Goodwill Bins?

Let’s face it – we all love the Goodwill Bins because you can find insanely good items for cheap. Whether you’re visiting Goodwill Outlet for the pure joy of treasure hunting, or you’re a full time re-seller, this blog will share how you can time your visits to increase your chance at striking it big.

Follow these 9 Goodwill Outlet tips and to give yourself the ultimate edge the next time you visit your local Goodwill Outlet.

the 6 best thrift stores in LA

Best Thrift Stores In LA: 6 Thrift Stores Where You Can Pay $30 For $600 Outfits

If you’re a thrifter, you know that Los Angeles is a goldmine for finding amazing deals on name-brand clothing. But there are a lot of thrift stores to choose from. It can be overwhelming. But don’t worry! As an avid thrifter, I’ve gone to dozens of thrift stores in LA and reviewed 6 of the best thrift shops that are so good, you’ll make Macklemore proud.

Is selling on eBay worth it in 2023?

Is Selling on eBay Worth it in 2023? Here Are 5 Things People Love & Hate About eBay

Are you thinking about selling on eBay? You’ve probably heard that it’s a great place to get your side hustle started in the world of entrepreneurship, with lots of opportunities for profit and growth. But before you dive in headfirst, there are a few things you should know—and we’ll cover them all here.


How to donate to goodwill a beginners guide

How To Donate To Goodwill: Donation Tips, FAQs And Tax Benefits


Whether you’re decluttering your home, or looking to make more room for new items, donating at Goodwill is simple and easy. In this guide, we’ll show you what kind of items are accepted and not accepted at Goodwill donation centers, as well as how to earn tax deductions from your donation.


what does goodwill accept for a donation

What Items Does Goodwill Accept? Here Is What You Can Donate


So you’re ready to donate to Goodwill, but you’re having a hard time figuring out if you can even donate your stuff. In this article, we’ll show you what Goodwill donation centers accept as donations. From bulky items to slightly damaged items, this guide was put together to help save you time before your visit to the donation center.


What you can't donate to goodwill

What Items Does Goodwill Not Accept? Things Goodwill Won’t Take


Items that are damaged or in poor shape might not be accepted by Goodwill. But that’s not all. Every single Goodwill donation center has different rules and operates independently, so make sure to confirm with the location you’re visiting by giving them a call. But here are some common examples of items that might not be accepted at your local Goodwill donation center.


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Goodwill Donation Value Guide: Maximize Your Tax Deductions


A donation receipt could help you pay less taxes. Yup, that’s not a joke. In this article, we’ll show you how to get a get a donation receipt and how to fill it out properly. We’re also going to cover how to value your donations so that you can maximize your tax deductions for your upcoming tax year. 

where to source items to buy and sell on ebay

Sourcing 101: The 5 Best Places To Source Inventory For Flippers

As a re-seller that made an additional $43,000 re-selling items on eBay in 2021, here are the top 5 best places to source inventory for your online store. I share the pros and cons of each source location and why it’s important to diversify where you source your inventory. Learn how to sell items online for a profit today.

Goodwill vs Goodwill Outlets

Goodwill Outlet Stores: What Are The Goodwill Bins? Are They Worth It?

Goodwill outlets, also known as Goodwill bins, are like regular Goodwill thrift stores, except they don’t sell items by individual piece—they sell them by weight. But, besides buying by the pound, Goodwill bins offer an entirely different experience of second-hand shopping.