Hero Bride Got an $80,000 Wedding By Goddamn Bartering

Unless you're literally royalty or daddy's a magnate, brides-to-be spend a lot of time deciding where to direct their limited dollars and scheming on ways to shave off every penny possible. But what if you could simply barter for the big day? » 11/10/14 5:45pm 11/10/14 5:45pm

Occupy Thanksgiving: Steal, Forage & Barter Your Way To An Off-the-Grid…

Though your oven is already yawning for a twenty-seven pound steroidal turkey in a way that will grotesquely foreshadow your Uncle Jerry's reaction to the drumstick you'll wave in front of his face tomorrow, you, like the other 99 percent (and some self-loathing members of 1 percent) of Americans who will celebrate… » 11/23/11 4:00pm 11/23/11 4:00pm

Fair Trade

Rising costs and an unstable economy have led many people to embrace what the Wall Street Journal terms "the ancient art of bartering" - basically, exchanging services in lieu of cash. "The rise of bartering for goods and services means that consumers now trade for everything from wedding services and tombstones to… » 7/02/08 3:40pm 7/02/08 3:40pm