New South Wales’s controversial container recycling scheme has proven a financial bonanza for canny Wagga Wagga pre-teen Lilly Trevaskis-Charlton, as reported by the ABC:

Young recycling entrepreneur turns bungled container deposit scheme into house deposit

Wow, an empowered seven year-old female has enriched herself while saving the planet by recycling drink containers at 10 cents a pop over a matter of weeks. The ABC has subsequently altered its homepage link to reflect that Lilly’s $180 in recycling is not sufficient for a house deposit:

Return and earn

Young Lilly profits while her mum absorbs the recycling overheads.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s