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8 Ways to profit from spring cleaning

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When the urge strikes to weed through closets and junk drawers, be on the lookout for unexpected finds. A yard sale can be a surprisingly profitable way to unload unwanted items, but before you schedule one, look to resale sites. Oftentimes, you’ll get a bigger return on your items–and securing an estimate can take just […]

Should you go for elite loyalty rewards?

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Are you a rewards program elite? It’s not as easy to figure out as you might think. One-third of consumers aren’t sure where they stand in retailers’ reward programs, according to a new survey from Colloquy. Blame increasingly complicated tiered programs that offer different perks based on how often you visit and how much you […]

Home design help–free!

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Confession time: I love home improvement shows, but when it comes to my own space, I’m a little indecisive. What if that bold paint color is an eye-sore? Will the different patterns on the rug, comforter and curtains look cool–or clash? There’s some good news for design-phobes like me. Several retailers, including West Elm, Pottery […]