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My Thrift Store Shopping Failure

Salvation Army thrift store

I absolutely love getting good deals. In fact, that’s one reason we ended up in so much credit card debt years ago. I bought lots of stuff I didn’t need because it was a “good deal.” Now I’ve learned to shop only for things I do need and value,  but I still love the rush of finding what you need on the cheap. One of the best ways to do that is to shop used. While we were in Las Vegas recently, I thought it would be a great opportunity to try big city thrift store shopping, but it wasn’t all it was cracked up to be. Thrift Store Wins in the Past I have had some major success at thrift stores and yard sales in the past. When I first moved out west, I brought my dog and whatever fit in my car. While it is somewhat liberating to own only enough stuff to fit into a vehicle, I do appreciate things like a bed, chairs, and dressers. so I furnished my first small house with finds from thrift stores. We still have some of that furniture in our extra bedroom. It’s really good quality if you can see ...

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