A Picker has nothing to do with the banjo. They are people that make their living looking for collectibles that others will buy. They spend their time digging through other people’s barns, attics, garages, and abandoned buildings looking for particular items. This is such an awesome hub with such great tip! Thanks so much! Hope lots of people find this useful! Scholastic book sales are a great way to spread the love of reading while earning free books for your class or school library. Teachers can set up their own account. The books are great and very inexpensive.
I was looking for new ideas for an annual event we host and I got them…thanks! Start up costs are $175, this includes the pieces you’ll need for home parties. There is no monthly quota, but if you fail to sell for over six months you’ll no longer be considered an active consultant.
You can contact websites directly and ask them how much it would cost to put a small ad on their site, or buy a link back to your site or blog. Mixture of paid ads and word of mouth marketing will push your business to the high level. So… mark your calendars, our meetings will be on July 26th and Oct 25th. We’ll be meeting from 11:00 – 1:00 with presenters and lunch.
I am way over 50 but I buy my clothes in all sorts of shops even BeBe’s. I stay away from places that sell mature women’s clothing, because they usually don’t fit me. There are some great ageless outfits in this lens. You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.
Cans/Bottles: If you live in a place where you can redeem cans and bottles, this can be a good way to collect extra money. Let your friends and neighbors know what you are doing and become the neighborhood collection spot. Add photos and prices of your crafts and other products so that your Facebook readers can see what you make and sell and they can comment on them.
From what I gather, to become involved in Matilda Jane, you’ve gotta host a Trunk Show-another name for the parties that most of these companies require to make money. My home craft business is focused on budget and always making money at the end of the year. A spending account is the goal of this home based greeting card business.