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Do you donate or sell stuff you don't want anymore?

We do both in this house

 
girliemom0406

Asked by girliemom0406 at 12:25 PM on Nov. 4, 2013 in Money & Work

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  • Both depending on what it is. Little things like clothes we donate, big stuff like cribs/couches/etc we usually sell.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 12:34 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • Donate mostly. We've sold a few big items on CL, but I hate selling things.
    anng.atlanta

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 12:35 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • Donate, usually. For me, it's a huge headache to try to sell stuff, so I'll either cart it to a donation place or call for a pick up.

    If DH thinks it's worth selling, he tries to sell it.

    We've also left stuff on the curb for the garbage fairies. That works well, too.
    May-20

    Answer by May-20 at 12:42 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • A little of both. Usually donate though because I always think "who's going to buy this crap"
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 12:44 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • I have sold stuff before but for the last 2 or 3 years I donate to a thrift store for Hospice or give away on our local freecycle
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 12:27 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • If I have time, I do a yard sale. Lately, I give away on Freecycle or donate to the church or one of the local thrift stores.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 12:34 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • We donate. A garage sale is a lot of work. Hubby has worked out trades on things too.
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 12:36 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • Most of the time I donate because it's not worth it to try to sell. It's stuff like clothes, or old toys that are still good, but just not worth the time and trouble to price and run a garage sale or whatever. If it's a bigger item, like an outgrown bike or a piece of furniture, I'll usually try to sell it.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 12:37 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • Donate
    I just gave away one of my son's coats yesterday,and another lady is coming today to pick up one I have
    We take our stuff to Goodwill
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:39 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • both- mostly donate, but we have sold a few things
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:44 PM on Nov. 4, 2013

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