Can You Sell a Financed Phone?

October 22nd, 2019

About a decade ago it was common practice for carriers like Verizon and AT&T to sell customers the full retail price of a phone accompanied by a 2 year service contract, and then the customer would own the phone in full. However, with the rising cost of smartphones a transition took place in the industry and now it is more common for customers to enter a financing agreement with the carrier and make monthly payments, typically 18 to 24 months (under 2 years in most cases). Carriers essentially roll the cost of the phone into the monthly service plan, while also eliminating previous 2 year contracts, enabling customers to upgrade more frequently or change their service plans as needed.


How-to Make Money from Items Sitting Around Your House

October 10th, 2019

If you are trying to declutter your house or need to make extra money, you should try selling items online. Popular items to sell include clothing, handbags, smartphones, computers, and tablets. When selling items, you can sell through online marketplaces, consignment stores, resale apps, or social media, and it's important to find the place that works best for you and your product. You should be upfront with any product blemishes and take quality photos that are focused on the product. Take time to learn about different items you can sell and how-to maximize your profits from selling those items.


How to Reset Your Windows 10 Tablet or PC

September 25th, 2019

Whether you have a tablet, laptop, or desktop, if you are planning to sell your Windows 10 computer you need to check out this easy to follow guide to reset Windows 10, which will erase and remove all your personal data in the process.


The Secret to Decluttering

August 22nd, 2019

Want to raise some extra cash? Trying to declutter? Are you feeling overwhelmed? Declutter is a popular buzzword of recent, especially with the rising trend of minimalism. There's certainly no shortage of articles and videos offering advice on how to declutter, but the reality is to effectively declutter, a change in habits must take place.


How to Buy a Phone Secondhand Without Getting Ripped Off

July 20th, 2019

Are you tired of making monthly payments to Verizon or AT&T on your iPhone or Android? Are you looking to save money and purchase your next iPhone or Android outright? Then consider these trustworthy tips to ensure you don’t get ripped off while saving money.


10 Steps to Avoid the Craigslist Creeper

June 16th, 2019

Who is the Craigslist Creeper you might ask? He or she is that unwanted, annoying, and obnoxious individual that contacted you while selling an item on Craigslist. Now he or she has your personal information, perhaps your home address or phone number. You were left with a bad feeling, and now you only have regrets after posting the ad on Craigslist. Or, perhaps you don't have a personal experience, but you've heard or read about others' experiences from elsewhere. Selling on Craigslist isn't complicated, but you should be cautious to protect your identity and your family. In this article, we'll look at 10 practical ways to avoid the Craigslist Creeper.