Selling things you can do without can raise money for the things you need.
Auction websites can be a simple way of selling your own things. You will have to create an account to use them.
Find out about security on the internet
MoneySavingExpert – where to start with E-Bay
Auction Lot Watch – list of other online auction sites
Get Safe Online – using acution sites safely
Other ways to sell your things
If you find a good way of selling your things safely and legally, tell us and we’ll include it here.
Citizens Advice Bureau – selling your home to clear mortgage debt
BBC – Top Tips for selling your old mobile phone
Money Saving Expert – selling your own gold jewellery
Money Saving Expert – tips for car boot sales success
Tax when you sell your own things
You might need to pay extra tax if you sell things regularly.
HMRC – advice about tax and trading
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