Children have really taken to online reselling platforms such as eBay and Depop in the past year. Here’s how you and your child can use them best, as well as how you can avoid common mistakes and pitfalls.
Did Covid-19 kill off the car boot sale? Maybe. Our most recent Pocket Money Index revealed that, for RoosterMoney customers, the use of online resale platforms such as eBay and DePop rose by 67%, when compared with 2020.
Of course, kids often work out how to use new tech faster than their parents, yet they still might not know how best to deal with the adult world of consumer disputes, postage costs and legal requirements. In this guide we run through some basics for parents and children reselling online, and offer a kid-friendly overview of some of the most popular services. First, a few general tips.