Learn how one dedicated recycler earned $1,200, paid her tuition, repaired her furniture, and financed her wedding with discarded stuff she found.
by: Max Wong | channel: DIY, Extra Income
These four responsible ways to dispose of old electronics will keep them the out of landfills and may even put a little more money in your pocket.
by: Tara Struyk | channel: Green Living
Whether you have a big yard plot or a tiny windowsill, start your garden with one of these frugal, eco-friendly garden ideas.
by: Linsey Knerl | channel: Green Living
The times they are a'changing. Again. Here are five commercial and marketing trends you can look forward to -- and profit from -- in 2012.
by: Tom Harnish | channel: Small Business Resource Center
Recycling isn't just good for the environment; it's also good for your wallet. From cans to paper to electronics and more, learn how to earn cash by going green.
by: Nora Dunn | channel: Extra Income, Green Living
Eco-friendly school supplies are a great way to teach kids about sustainability. Even better, a green back-to-school can help mom and dad save lots of cash.
by: Chris Birk | channel: Family, Green Living, Shopping
I'm not going to claim that they're all pleasant, but from charity donations to creating crafts, there are several ways to reuse human hair and pet fur.
by: Meg Favreau | channel: Green Living, Health and Beauty
From the $2,300-an-ounce metal inside your car to high-school seats, discover what unexpected items thieves are trading into recycling centers for cash.
by: Kentin Waits | channel: General Tips, Green Living
In many European countries, citizens have to pay for their garbage disposal based on weight or volume. Could it work in the U.S.?
by: Paul Michael | channel: Green Living
Recycling may not be the saving grace we all believe it to be. Before you even consider putting out your curbside bin, learn what you should do first.
by: Kentin Waits | channel: Green Living, Lifestyle
From discovering the best areas and times to dive to knowing what to look out for and what gear you need, learn proven strategies for successful and safe dumpster diving.
As you might have noticed, it’s been a while since my last plastic reduction post. That’s because the further I explore the process, the more difficult I discover the next phases t
by: Myscha Theriault | channel: Green Living
Clothing swaps parties have become popular in recent years as frugal and fashion conscious men and women find that trading clothes is a great way to update a wardrobe for next to n
by: Xin Lu | channel: Frugal Living
Can you could use some cash for your old broken cell phones, laptops, or ink cartridges? These companies actually pay you to recycle.
by: Elizabeth Lang | channel: Extra Income, Green Living
We have so much STUFF. Cell phones that don’t work any more. Batteries that won’t charge any more. Shoes that have holes in them. The list goes on. We don’t want to throw this old
by: Nora Dunn | channel: Green Living
Got some old electronics kicking around and no idea how to recycle them? Looking for some extra cash to upgrade, replace or initially purchase a particular piece of equipment? You
by: Myscha Theriault | channel: Green Living, Shopping
Most of us probably have sold a few bottles and cans and got a couple dollars, but could you believe that some people have made millions or even billions of dollars from trash?
by: Xin Lu | channel: Entrepreneurship, Green Living
In these days of planetary consciousness and squeezing every nickel, any new idea helps. Here’s an “extreme green” list of ways to put previously discarded items to new use.
I used to love the “free” button on Craigslist. There were some killer giveaways on there, including things like antique movie projectors, great toys for the kids, ornaments, lamps
by: Paul Michael | channel: Consumer Affairs
At any port you can probably see hundreds to thousands of empty shipping containers just sitting around waiting to be loaded. In recent times these containers have not only transp
by: Xin Lu | channel: Personal Finance, Frugal Living, Green Living, Lifestyle, Real Estate and Housing
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