20 May '11, 10am

How to Get Paid For Your Old Gadgets

How to Get Paid For Your Old Gadgets

The average two-year-old cell phone could be worth $50. (Stock Photo) Your old cell phone might be more valuable than you think. Nik Raman – who, as President of EcoSquid, knows a thing or two about recycling electronics – says that the average two-year-old cell phone is worth about $50. “Recycling electronics can be a lot easier and more profitable than most consumers think,” he says. EcoSquid aims to be the one unbiased resource to find the best, most reliable options for consumers to trade in their old electronic devices for cash. At the Gazelle packaging station, employees pack used electronics to be reused. Photo: Nik Raman, EcoSquid “Your old electronics are worth something,” Raman says. “But many people don’t know who to go to and what’s available. EcoSquid is that validation point aggregator and trusted source.” The business pulls from a variety of cash-for-gadget ...

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