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barter for something

 and barter over something
to trade [something] for something else; to acquire something by exchanging goods or services, not by using money. I want to barter for a large amount of cloth. Will you barter for this month's rent? We will not barter over what you owe us.
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barter something away

to trade something away; to lose something of value in a trade. Don't barter my car away! Don't barter away anything of such high value.
See also: away, barter

barter (something) for (something else)

to trade something for something else. He sought to barter the car for a large computer. She bartered the piano for a settee.
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barter something off

to get rid of something by trading it for something else. See if you can barter that old desk off. She bartered off the used bookshelf.
See also: barter, off

barter with someone

to enter into trading with someone without using money; to bargain with someone. Are you willing to barter with me, or is this strictly a cash transaction?
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Also, consider contacting a barter exchange group in your local area to find out how bartering can help your business reach new heights.
Instead of paying cash, he goes to a printer within his barter exchange and pays with trade dollars.
To understand how barter works, first consider a "direct" barter transaction: I perform a service for you and you pay me with your product or service.
Respondents were also asked if the firm used a barter middleman such as a barter club, a barter firm broker that facilitates a deal or a computerized business barter system.
But when I first tried barter in the 1980s, I faced two problems that are fairly typical of other firms' experiences with the barter process: When we tried to exchange our trade credits for media, we found the TV and radio advertising time the barter company offered was often the worst time slots--late at night, for example.
Then, Cushman & Wakefield and the barter company begin marketing the property to the industry.
According to Botwick "This deal encourages us to try and make barter arrangements, We are not penalized by them.
Just in the first quarter of 2011, 22 Barter exchanges have started using or switched to Barter21 software.
The game concept is on target as barter is increasing in popularity.
asp) provides a tutorial on finding and choosing a barter exchange Website.
Stuart Kolbert serves as vice president of Barter Financial Services, and brings to the position 25 years of real estate experience in sales, marketing, leasing and property management.
Flaherty also says PepsiCo has very active barter, or countertrade, operations in other parts of the world, including Eastern Europe, China and some African countries.
OTCBB:INLM), a worldwide leader in business-to-business barter services, today announced that it has concluded its acquisition of Alliance Barter, Inc.
Like Groupon, Facebook, E-Bay and other industry giants, Ace Barter Exchange is poised for explosive online growth.