7 Tips for Making Thousands of Dollars Shopping Yard Sales

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Psst! Want to earn $20,000 a year with only three to five hours a week?

All it takes is to follow those big “Garage Sale” signs posted all over town and shop smart, Corey Levitan wrote in Men’s Health.

He would know. Levitan pockets an extra $20,000 a year by spending three to five hours a week as a garage sale “picker,” buying and reselling other people’s unwanted stuff.

Consider the following secrets and strategies from Levitan and other experts to jump-start your own side gig as a “picker.”

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