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Thrift Store Finds

Friends Find $40,000 Hidden In Secondhand Couch, And Do The Right Thing

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.16.2014 | Impact

The last time you dug into your couch cushions, what'd you find? Some lint, a pen, maybe a couple loose coins? Whatever you came up with, it likely...

A Strange Journey Into A Near-Deserted Secondhand Store

Annabel Osberg | Posted 07.12.2014 | Weird News
Annabel Osberg

On the fringes of the boarded-up hinterlands of a former industrial section of a small Missouri town stands a building, decrepit yet painted a shade of purple so striking that it seems phantasmal against its drab backdrop of deadened grays and tans.

34 Crazy Thrift Store Finds That You'd Pretty Much Have To Buy

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 05.11.2014 | Comedy

We're not sure why these things exist, but we want them. Now.

The King Of Thrift Store Art Finds

Posted 07.13.2013 | Arts

Last year was a banner year for dramatic art finds. A Salvador Dali etching surfaced at Goodwill, a possible Leonardo da Vinci painting turned up at a...

Thrift Store Find Worth More Than Expected

Posted 04.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

We're very excited to syndicate one of our favorite columns, 'What Is It? What Is It Worth?' from one of our favorite magazines, Country Living. All t...

You'll Never Believe What This Woman Accidentally Bought

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.14.2013 | Arts

Some people might be disturbed by the fact that thrift stores are filled with objects once owned by people now deceased. But how would those people fe...

Another Masterpiece Found At A Flea Market

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

The United States has had its fair share of thrift store success stories as of late, what with a Renoir turning up at a flea market and a 20th century...

How to Sell Thrift Store Finds for a Profit on eBay

Carrie Smith | Posted 11.26.2012 | Money
Carrie Smith

Making consistent side income or extra money from eBay is much more competitive now than it was a few years ago. But I've had tremendous success by following these easy rules.

Thrift Store Handbag Cost $30, Valued At $500,000

Posted 07.16.2012 | Good News

John Richard, a UK man who bought a handbag for around $30 at a charity shop in February, may be in a state of shock after discovering that the satche...

WATCH: Diamond Ring Found In Thrift Store Pants

Posted 06.22.2012 | Money

A diamond in the rough, indeed. Deb Thompson went to her local Goodwill in Coon Rapids, Minnesota, in search of some bargain capri pants. She found...

Lucky Shopper Finds Picasso In Thrift Store

Posted 03.29.2012 | Arts

Zach Bodish had been up and down the aisles of the Volunteers of America thrift store many times before, but wasn't finding anything of interest... un...

A Painting Bought For $3 Is Sold For $190,000

Posted 03.08.2012 | Good News

A year and a half ago, an 81-year-old man stopped by a Goodwill store in Anderson County, SC., and bought a painting for $3. Last week, he sold it...