December 2012 – NextWorth

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Tips to Help You Save Money in 2013

The holidays came and went bringing with it new electronics, winter accessories, and a depleted bank account. Though we loved all the new gadgets of 2012, it’s time to start thinking about 2013. Who knows what Apple, Microsoft, and Google plan to unveil in the upcoming year.

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We’ve compiled some tips to help you save money in 2013 so your bank account is ready to upgrade electronics at any moment.


  • Make sure you’re claiming any lost or forgotten assets. Search on to see if you or your family members have any lost funds to secure.
  • Keep all your loose change in one location and watch it accumulate over the year. Roll up the coins and take them to your local bank for a lump sum deposit.


  • Trade-in your unused electronics for cash with NextWorth! We accept trade-ins in 13 different product categories from iPhones and cameras to laptops and videogames.
  • Host a virtual garage sale to get rid of old household items. Take a picture of your goods and share it on social media for friends and family to purchase.


  • Work at a part time job to pick up some extra cash. Look for seasonal work such as jobs at a ski resort or Christmas tree lot.
  • Instead of paying full price for a new device, buy used electronics from NextWorth. Visit our eBay store for great prices on gently used and refurbished iPhones, iPods, iPads, Kindles, and more!

Saving money can be a simple, but hard task. Recycle your old electronics to declutter your home in 2013 and look for others ways to save money by recycling.

How do you plan to save money in 2013? Please share in the comments below!

iPhone Cases Perfect for the Winter Months

Brrr! The temperature is dropping and snowflakes are falling as we move into the cold winter months. We bet you’ve bought a new sweater or winter coat for yourself, but have you stopped to think about new digs for your cell phone?

Keep your phone warm and protected with these winter-inspired iPhone cases:

Winter Snowman

 Winter Stripe

Winter Glow

Winter Coats

No matter what type of iPhone cases you put on your device, it’s important to protect it from scratches and dents. Protecting your electronics helps to maximize your potential trade-in quote with NextWorth. Visit our price calculator to see how much your iPhone is worth.

Did you know you can trade-in electronics in 13 different product categories with NextWorth? Between laptops, digital cameras, and video games – we’ll pay you for your gently used devices.

5 Ways to Save Money by Recycling

There are more recycling programs out there beyond paper and plastic initiatives. Unique recycling programs accept goods such as holiday lights, tennis shoes, and crayons to create other useful items. But what does all this mean for an individual person? You know recycling is good for the environment and helps to reduce e-waste, but didRead More

Apps That Bring Holiday Cheer

It’s time to pour the eggnog and sit next to the Yule log. Maybe even roast a chestnut or two by the fire. Can you tell we’re in the holiday spirit? Let’s bring some holiday cheer to our smartphones with these apps that we’re sure Buddy the Elf would approve of. Christmas Tree Don’t haveRead More

Ask Engadget: NextWorth is the Answer

With the wide array of smartphones, gaming consoles, e-readers and other mobile devices now available, it’s easy for people to start getting lost in the clutter. One person with this issue recently reached out to Engadget with his dilemma – he wants to upgrade, but eBay is risky. Engadget heard his plea, and recommended aRead More

An Eco-friendly Device: The Tablet

Gift giving will include the latest gadgets this holiday season, from the iPhone 5 to the iPad mini. Whether it’s a person’s first tablet or their upgrading to a newer one, it’s important to be aware of the environmental implications of these electronics. To help us understand, Uberflip created The Sustainability of Tablets infographic detailingRead More

NextWorth Offers 10% Bonus Value on iPod Trades

Holiday shopping is here! Whether you’ve already purchased all your presents or are still looking for the best holiday gadgets to buy, NextWorth wants to help ease the burden of holiday shopping expenses. From now until December 31, get a 10% trade-in bonus on all iPod trade-ins! Simply enter the promo code “ELF” at checkoutRead More

Give More with NextWorth’s Refer-a-Friend Program

‘Tis the season for gift giving and receiving! If you haven’t already made your holiday wish list, it’s time to get on it and tell Santa what you want this year. In the meantime, NextWorth’s Refer-a-Friend program lets you give more and even get a little reward for yourself in return. It’s easy to useRead More