Making The Best of finding cheaper alternatives to expensive items on Carousell

Expensive wish list? Here are alternatives to get what you need

Don’t we all want to get the best things in life? It could be one luxurious overnight in Sofitel, dinner in a newly-opened Michelin star restaurant, or even that Dyson vacuum cleaner everyone’s been raving about. In my dreams, I’ve already gotten myself one of those much-hyped cordless vacuums...
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First-timer Guide on Why, Where and How to buy Secondhand Luxury in Singapore 2021

So you’ve worked hard, saved up and are ready to step up your fashion game. Or, you already own one or two luxury items from the big brands out there. Forget the PU leather bags you bought from Forever 21 when you were… 21 years old. Or that $10...
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How to Stay Safe while Shopping Online on Carousell

Learn how to assess if the deal is legitimate, make payments safely and ensure smooth delivery or collection. As with shopping in any online marketplace, there are always unforeseen circumstances you have to look out for. The Carousell team takes the safety of our community very seriously. We also have a...

What I Learnt From Using CarouPay For The First Time As A Buyer

Hurrah! CarouPay, our new in-app payment feature is four months old and I am officially a week old as an employee of Carousell.  As the new intern, I was tasked to familiarise myself with CarouPay. And so I did. I'm familiar with how...
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Solving For Payments On The Marketplace

Just last month, we introduced CarouPay, our integrated payment system to all our users in Singapore. For the first time ever, users can now use credit/debit cards and even DBS PayLah! when paying on Carousell. Payment is a topic we’ve been thinking about for the past few years. Carousellers have...
Tips to ace the shopping season

6 tips to ace Singapore’s shopping season

You mean it’s already October and we’re left with 3 months more to the end of the year? It’s hard to believe what an inconvenience COVID-19 has brought upon us. And because we’ve been cooped up for so long,  what better time than now to #treatyoself? 9.9 to 12.12 mark...

A New Carousell Chat Experience

Over the past 5 years, more than 2 billion messages and chats have been sent within the Carousell community. That’s a lot of conversation going on amongst you guys! At Carousell, we understand how important the Carousell chat experience is in ensuring the success of deals on our platform. The...
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#ShopSmart: 4 best smart shopping tips for great electronic deals in Singapore

Ever went on your search for a desired air fryer, but later found yourself voucher-hunting, searching for “cheap” add-ons and having 10 more things in your cart?  Yup, you may just realise that the time you spent was way more precious than saving 5%, or that you bought more than...
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Guide to What, Where and How to Start Thrifting in Singapore 2021

“Thrifting”: the new buzz term that has recently taken over much of the fashion world. What is it and what does it actually mean? Who dresses in “thrift fashion” and how do I dress in it too?  If you haven’t already noticed, thrift fashion is everywhere! Girls and guys alike...