Do you have items that you never use? Maybe it’s time to sell that pair of shoes you begged your Mom for or that purse you haven’t worn. As trends come and go so can your closet – and you can make extra cash! Here are four great ways to sell those used items you didn’t actually use:


1. Facebook Market Place
A simple way to sell items with people in your area. Can be a great way to sell electronic items or bulkier pieces. You can also decide what price you think you should sell your item for. However, be prepared to negotiate! This is the new version of Craigslist, so make sure to be safe when you meet up with a potential buyer.

2. Plato’s Closet
If you are trying to make a quick sale, Plato’s Closet is the place to go. They give you on-the-spot cash for your gently used clothing, shoes, and accessories. This is a great way to clean out your closet and earn some extra spending money too.

3. Avalon Exchange
Avalon Exchange buys designer pieces directly from the public in Winter Park, FL. If you have high-end taste, this is the store for you. They pay 30% cash or 45% in store credit of the resale value making it very convenient to sell your luxury pieces. Avalon Exchange is also interested in current trends and vintage styles you might have sitting in your closet.

4. Poshmark
For those who love online shopping, Poshmark is a fun and simple way to sell your gently used items. All you have to do is make an account online and upload a photo. Then buyers can find your pieces for you to earn cash. Poshmark even provides a pre-paid label for you to ship your items. Once it is delivered you get paid for your pieces!


Earning some extra cash is never a bad idea. All of these options can help you clean your closet and put cash back into your pocket!





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