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The Garage Sale Millionaire: Make Money with Hidden Finds from Garage Sales to Storage Unit Auctions and Everything in Between, Revised and Updated by Jeffrey Kern, Aaron LaPedis

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The Need-To-Know List: Essential Information for Holding The World’s Greatest Garage Sale

There are certain things you need to know in order to hold a successful, moneymaking garage sale. In this section, I will discuss some of the key elements necessary for making your garage sale the best it can be.

When to Hold the Sale

One of the crucial elements in conducting a successful garage sale is to know when the right time is to have one. Picking the right days of the week to conduct your sale is absolutely crucial.

Million $ Tip

If you want to have a garage sale and have just one day for such an event, make sure you hold your sale on a Saturday. As a second option, try to choose a Friday. Between Friday and Saturday, you’ll get the most traffic possible. People tend to not attend garage sales between Sunday and Thursday like they do on Fridays and Saturdays. On these other week days you will just be spinning your wheels and wasting your own time, hard work and effort.

You really need to hold your garage sale when as many people as possible can attend. The more foot traffic you can generate at your sale, the better chance you have for success and of course turning substantial profits. Well, that and having some seriously cool things to sell, but I will talk about these points later in the chapter.

The best day to hold a garage sale is on Saturday. Sunday through Thursday are generally not good days at all to have a sale. You will waste plenty of time and effort on any of these ...

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