Barter For Christmas Gifts

This is really not a new concept, but it really does work. Bartering! Especially for the holidays. My early Christmas present was an antique cedar chest. My husband helped move a china cabinet and for his time, he was able to choose a piece of furniture as payment. We do this all year long for a lot of things. The list is endless of the things we can get for just our time and talents.

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By Lorna from Clinton, OK

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December 23, 20100 found this helpful

In decades past, bartering was pretty much it as far as buying and selling went. Even after money was invented, it was scarce. Frankly, I would rather barter than pay cash. Alas, not possible these days.

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