Whenever you have a choice to make, whenever you do anything you fail to do something that you could have been doing instead. When you choose to scratch a scratchcard rather than sell it you lose the opportunity to sell the scratchcard. Simple. But what did the lost opportunity cost?
Trading Post - a Simple Guide It has been my experience that a good many Neopians tend to overlook
the Trading Post as a viable source of good deals, either because they haven't
the patience to seek them out or because they are driven away by the chance at
making a bad deal. I find it a shame...