My son was really confused when he saw so many people throwing out scrap metal with their garbage every week. He used to collect aluminum cans for his church, so he knew that things like that could really add up. He decided to talk with some others at church to see if they wanted to collect some of it with him, and then they could use the money in one of the outreach programs. Before he talked with them, he did some research to find out what the average scrap metal price per pound was.
He was able to find a website that helped him a lot with this information. There are so many scrap dealers around, more than we were even aware of. Each one is able to set their own prices for what they will pay for scrap metal. Continue reading