Being at home and thinking what we're grateful for

COVID-19: 7 surprising things to be grateful for

Under normal circumstances, staying at home is a luxury to be cherished. Being forced to stay home, on the other hand, can get quite frustrating. With nowhere to go and no one to meet during the circuit breaker period, how does one stay sane? When I find my thoughts...
Coping in Times of COVID-19: Tips for Working From Home, Social Distancing and More

Coping in Times of COVID-19: Tips for Working From Home, Social Distancing and More

Two days ago, it was still possible to grab a drink at a bar. Two weeks ago, hundreds of thousands of people were still crossing the JB-Singapore causeway daily. But the causeway is now closed, and so are the bars. COVID-19 is changing the way we live and work –...
Work burnout tips self-care that you can do to feel better!

5 self-care tips to try if you’re experiencing job burnout

Were we the only ones who silently cheered when the World Health Organisation finally recognised work burnout as an occupational phenomenon in 2019? For too long, no one took us seriously when we said that we felt an overwhelming sense of dread every time we had to answer yet...

The Ultimate Pay Day Guide to stretching your dollar

Have you ever felt like your salary was limitless? LOL, me neither.  So why do we sometimes spend like it is? Here’s a secret: you don’t have to go through Pay Day pain every single month. For real. As a middle-income Singaporean plebeian who struggled to balance having fun, saving and being able...

Everyone wins when we all pitch in

Carousell is where it is today because of all of you - enterprising sellers with unique and rare items, sharp-eyed buyers who enjoy going off the beaten track, and more. In times like these, it’s important we do not lose sight of how we can help one another as a...

Playing our part in this time of need

In light of the latest novel coronavirus developments, Carousell would like to encourage our users to look out for one another, and consider those in need of essential items. We assure our users that we are taking steps to battle unfair profiteering on our platform. This includes, but is...

8 ways to get started on your New Year Resolutions (forreals)

Ready to get started on your New Year Resolutions? Get inspired by the 8 common New Year Resolutions below, where we’ve curated easy and highly recommended ways to get started on them. Best of all, they come at wallet-friendly prices! 1. Get Organised If you’re tired of not being able to find...

20/20 Vision For 2020 Resolutions

You made those New Year Resolutions - are you prepared for the hard part? As inspiring as they can get, New Year Resolutions are often amazing and huge changes to ourselves and lifestyles. But this could set us up for failure. How do we start, and how do we stick...

Blessings on Carousell

While most use Carousell to buy and sell, it is also a platform for sharing and giving. This Chinese New Year, we wanted to explore how our community could play a bigger, more active role in the wider society. Project CARE to bring the Carousell spirit to people who fall...

A Day in the Life of Trust & Safety at Carousell

The experience of our Carousellers is our top priority. We had a chat with Felicia, our Marketplace Operations Manager who looks into Trust & Safety, to tell us more on how she and her team works to provide a safer marketplace for our users. 10am: Taking Stock of the Inbox One...