Thursday, April 28, 2016

Money Makers:

That old cell phone can be put to new use - and land you extra cash! will buy pre-owned consumer electronics. The process is easy – just look up your old device on and receive a cash offer. Gazelle sends packaging materials and pays shipping costs. Then just wait for a quick payment by your choice of check, Gift Cards or PayPal.

Americans send 10.5 million tons of clothing to landfills every year  and most of the clothes could have been worn again The clothes kids have outgrown can now be turned into cash to support their school. Former school principal Stacey Boyd founded Schoola as a fix for the devastating school budget cuts that are affecting schools nationwide. Parents donate gently used clothing and Schoola sells the items online with money going right back to the schools from where the items were collected.

ecoATM kiosks offers another way to get instant cash for old, unwanted, electronics. It’s easy to find one at many stores and malls nationwide. Simply plug an old smartphone or tablet into the machine and receive cash for it right from the dispenser! It’s also a great way to safely dispose of broken phones so they don’t end up in a landfill.


  1. I'd also give a shot. I've sold through them 4 times, they always offered the highest price when I searched around the net.

  2. Never heard of that one - thanks for the tip!

  3. Bekah, I used a site called They look to be the same idea, but Itemcycle says they get the prices from all the other buy-back companies and offer a higher payout. Good post, as always.