How to Create and Run a Successful Yard Sale

If you are looking for a way to clear out the house and make some money a yard sale may be a good way to go. Recently it was announced that Oprah planned to auction off furnishings and antiques from her various homes.

So take a page out of Oprah’s book, she knows how to make some money.

Madame Noire offers a few tips on making your yard sale a success.


Before you even put the word out about your yard sale it’s always best to see if your town or city has any restrictions. Sometimes you may need a permit to sell your goods and other times you don’t. Just make sure you ask as you don’t want to make any assumptions, or pay a costly fine.