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  1. General Chat
    I was thinking about McD getting her house painted for free so her friend can increase her painting business. I was wanting to share stories on here of times you have bartered with others for things or services rather than paid for them. I know my friends and barter babysitting all the time :)
  2. Automotive
    I've been driving a '96 Ford Ranger Pickup. It's got a lot of miles on it (155K) but I've taken excellent care of it over the years and it's still going strong. I inherited a 2000 Nissan Frontier Pickup. It only has 50K miles on it but has never been maintained and needs quite a bit of work...
  3. Frugal Living
    Has anyone had success bartering for products and services? If so how do you go about it? Are there websites for this?
  4. General Chat
    Just a question that I thought that I would throw out to everyone. I have been reading on various sites about our troubling economy, the art of bartering and how it may come down to having to barter to keep our families "comfortable" during the impending economic mess that we're facing. What...
  5. Frugal Living
    I want to barter the jewelry I make for some hand knitted socks and scarves. I'm not sure where to look for that. Does anyone know where I could find that?
  6. Frugal Living
    I dont have many skills....LOL...Actually I dont have any. But I was wondering if anyone had any ideas of what Icould do to get some bartering in? Hubby cant really do anything either...he dont know any of that "guy" stuff. LOL. He can mow a lawn...LOL. IDK? It seems like such a good idea for...
  7. Frugal Living
    Hello i am wondering if anyone has ever bartered for any services and if so how did you go about it?
  8. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    Do you (or your spouse/SO) barter? (Poll is open 5 days for voting)
  9. Preparedness and Survival
  10. General Chat
    Yesterday the twins came home all excited! They had worked out a barter arrangement with a friend of ours. This friend, Julie, gives horseback riding lessons. She needed a babysitter for her 2 young children while she gave lessons to other kids. She approached Josh and Chris to see if they...
  11. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Dh is not working as most of you know and our friends own the hardware store here in our small town. Our friend just found out he has severe diabetis and will need some help in the store loading and unloading things. He has ask dh to help him when he can and in return we will get our...
  12. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Has anyone thought of doing this. No money changes hands, you pay no taxes and its a great way to save money. I've bartered a craft item for hand made soap and was able to get 6 bars of soap for an item dh had made. I bartered my bread machine for some Christmas craft items I wanted. I've...
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