The best $10 I ever spent on Carousell

A lot of old stuff that we think are useless usually turns out to be useful to others for a variety of reasons that we would never think of.

Sell better with Carousell Insights

On the product team, we are always thinking of ways to make the Carousell experience better for you. One of the things we always push for is to help Carousellers sell better, and that's where Insights comes in.
how to turn your hobby into your money maker with Carousell

Starting a side hustle: 4 steps to earn extra money while doing what you love

Okay, so you’ve all heard the mantra: “Do what you love for a living.” But what they don’t tell you is just how impossible it is, right? Not everyone is a Steve Jobs or Ellen DeGeneres. According to a Gallup poll conducted in 2015, only less than 31% of people...

A Day in the Life of the People’s Team Lead at Carousell

  Richard Branson once said: “Success in business is all about people, people, people. Whatever industry a company is in, its employees are its biggest competitive advantage.” In a span of five years, Carousell has grown from a team of three to almost 200. How did we attract, manage and retain...
A tutorial of how to sell on Carousell in 3 easy steps

How to sell on Carousell: Make extra cash from used items in 3 easy steps

Before we share tips on how to sell on Carousell, let's take you back a decade. Think about the time when you're at home, and you realised that you have so many unused items lying around your house. You might have thought; "should I sell my secondhand items?" Why not right?...
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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...

Carouselling to help an orphanage

You meet a lot of different kinds of Carousellers at deals, and they all have different reasons for Carouselling. Some of them want to declutter their rooms, some like to discover hard-to-find items. Recently, our co-founder Siu Rui bought some glassware from a Carouseller with quite a different story:...

How Much Is Your Barang Worth?

Looking to pocket some spare cash? Declutter your house and sell those old and underused barang - They could be worth more money than you think. Is your wallet struggling to keep up with your shopping and spending habits? Or are you just trying to survive till the next payday? Or...

Earth Hour: 5 ideas for some fun in the dark

Earth Hour is happening at 8:30pm this Saturday, 25 March 2017, and we're really looking forward to it! It's a great excuse to get your friends together and plan some fun (and wholesome) activities in the dark. If you don't have any plans already, here are some ideas to...

3 reasons why you should teach your kids to sell their old toys

The school holidays are here, and you're probably looking up all activities to do with your kids during the break. I've got an unusual suggestion for you, and while it might sound self-serving at first, hear me out and I'm sure you'll see the benefits too. Teach your kids to...