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The Garage Sale Millionaire: Make Money with Hidden Finds from Garage Sales to Storage Unit Auctions and Everything in Between, Revised and Updated by Jeffrey Kern, Aaron LaPedis

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CHAPTER 1

Your Garage Sale Millionaire Journey Begins Now!

Even in difficult times, finding consistent monetary success as a treasure hunter is an attainable reality. So, how do you get from Point A to Point B? Point A, being where you are now, to Point B, reaching a point where you’re successful at generating income from your treasure hunting exploits.

Although I was never particularly talented at playing sports, I discovered at an early age how to become exceptional at collecting different items from my favorite athletes. As a kid, I loved reading comic books and in fact, I still read them today. Due to my great love for these collectibles, I have added valuable comic books to my personal collections. Co-author Jeffrey was really big into collecting coins as a kid and therefore he has amassed an excellent coin collection. He has had a lifelong love affair with television and the movies and as a result, has a very detailed collection of television and movie memorabilia.

Million $ Tip

After figuring out what type of collectible you want to specialize in, go to the bookstore and start reading up on that particular item or set of items. Most collectible categories have numerous books or magazine articles written about them. Even if the collectible seems rare or of very little interest, there’s probably a book written on the topic.

What to collect? Start with something you really like and have a strong interest in. This will ensure that the treasure hunting process will be much ...

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