We’ve got a new Project Organize Your ENTIRE Life installment today. This time we’re tackling just what to do with all those old (and sometimes broken) smart phones, tablets and MP3 players with the help of our newest sponsor, EcoATM.
Have you heard of them? I hadn’t but I was quite pleasantly surprised to hear I could make money AND safely recycle my old tech with a simple trip to the mall. (I was also pleasantly surprised by the amount of money I could make!)
Here’s Kristen with her experience and how she used it to teach her kids about recycling, thrifty living, and helping others with what we have (did I mention, you can donate all or some of the proceeds to charity?!)…
Did you know that 9 out of 10 Americans have a cell phone or tablet at home that we don’t use?
It’s so easy to upgrade and the next thing we know, we have extra devices laying around. These tend to clutter up junk drawers or hide in the back of the closet. Selling an old device on Ebay or Craigslist is an intimidating process. Throwing them in the trash just adds toxic e-waste to landfills. So, in the junk drawer they go.
What most people don’t know is that ecoATM has over 900 kiosks in malls across the nation, ready to pay cash (between $1 and $300) for unused cell phones, tablets and MP3 players. The process is so easy and so safe (no selling of stolen devices), there’s no reason not to try it! Read More