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Buy, Sell or Barter With Handy iOS Apps

Buy, Sell or Barter With Handy iOS Apps

Want the security of a protected seller’s environment and the convenience of a peer-to-peer buyer’s market right from your iOS device? We've got you covered. Here are the perfect apps for buying and selling in a global market or your own city or neighborhood.

Find the Best Deals in Your Neighborhood

Driving around to a bunch of local garage sales hoping to find a great deal or that perfect item can be a hassle, and having your own can take up your entire weekend. These apps cut out the inconvenience by letting you browse items available right in your town to save you some mileage and trouble. They won't save you from haggling on prices, but that's just part of the process.

letgo: Buy & Sell Second Hand Stuff

Capture a photo and sell your stuff in seconds.

letgo: Buy & Sell Second Hand Stuff

letgo: Buy & Sell Second Hand Stuff

For those who like to buy and sell items in their own community.

Letgo gives you a super simple way to sell your stuff. Take a photo and wait for the offers to start rolling in from your neighbors. You can browse items that you want to buy by category and then filter the results by price, distance, or recent postings. There is also a convenient search feature if you are looking for something specific.

Why we love it

Letgo is an easy-to-use tool for getting rid of those items you no longer need. And if you are in the market to buy, you can browse for great deals nearby.

OfferUp - Buy. Sell. Simple.

Snap a photo of the item your selling and start getting offers from locals.

OfferUp - Buy. Sell. Simple.

OfferUp - Buy. Sell. Simple.

For those who like to buy and sell items in their own community.

From household goods to electronics to vehicles, you are in a great market to buy and sell with OfferUp. For buyers, browse categories and filter results easily. For sellers, snap a photo and start selling. You can communicate with others, make an offer quickly, add items to your Watchlist, and share items with friends.

Why we love it

OfferUp – Buy. Sell. Simple. really does make buying and selling in your neighborhood easy.

Close5 - Buy & Sell Stuff Locally

For bringing local buyers and sellers together, this is a handy app.

Close5 - Buy & Sell Stuff Locally

For those who like to buy and sell items in their local community.

If you are interested in selling an item, you can quickly and easily create a listing for it with Close5. Descriptions are not required, so you can sell your items with just a title and photograph. You can also buy items from local sellers by browsing the many categories and listings. The app brings together buyers and sellers within a five-mile radius. You can place and receive offers on items and all messaging is handled through the app.

Why we love it

Close 5 lets you sign up using your Facebook account. This integration also means that buyers and sellers are verified through that social channel. You can view their profiles to see who you may be doing business with, for an added sense of confidence.

Travel the World of Trade

If you've already checked out every garage sale, yard sale, flea market, consignment shop, and classified ad in your immediate vicinity and still haven't found the stuff you need -- or unloaded your old things -- why not expand your range with these apps? They have everything you require to buy and sell anywhere in the world and contact the customers and vendors who have what you want and want what you got.

Etsy: Shop Handmade, Vintage & Creative Goods

Shop and sell creative and handmade goods securely and easily.

Etsy: Shop Handmade, Vintage & Creative Goods

Browse and shop

For those who like to buy and sell creative and unique goods.

Etsy provides a wonderful mobile and online shopping experience. For out-of-the-ordinary items, unique and handmade products, and a simple way to browse, you may just find that perfect gift or personal item you have been searching for. Those selling vintage and handmade goods can view stats, process orders, and add listings with the companion Sell on Etsy app.

Why we love it

Etsy makes buying and selling fun and simple both online and off with their intuitive apps.

eBay: Buy, Sell & Save

Set up a store to auction off your goods or browse around for a great deal of your own.

eBay: Buy, Sell & Save

Personalized home shopping

For those who like to buy and sell items beyond their local area.

eBay is one of the most popular venues for buyers and sellers from everywhere. Sell your products with a custom store front and use the barcode scanning feature to sell items faster. Browse categories like vehicles, home and garden, and apparel or search for a certain item you want to buy easily. Then, prepare to bid and win that item or buy it instantly when available. For sellers and buyers alike, eBay is worth checking out if you haven’t already.

Why we love it

A leader in the buying and selling market, eBay makes is simple. Look for hard-to-find items, sell products with helpful features, and enjoy a smooth overall experience.

eight TV - Video Reviews, FREE Products & Shopping

Create your own commercials and share them to sell your products with this simple-to-use app.

eight TV - Video Reviews, FREE Products & Shopping

Check out the videos

For those who are interested in selling or buying items with video commercials.

8TV brings a unique concept to selling and shopping. To create your own video, just tap the button to start recording and then attach your product by scanning the bar code. You can share your product episodes on Facebook and Twitter to reach an even bigger audience. So, for something a little different, take a peek at 8TV.

Why we love it

If you have a product you want to sell, what better way to show it off than with a cool video commercial. And, if you enjoy shopping too, this app has products you can browse. The app is called 8TV and it is a fun new way to both display products and shop for them.

Get Ready for School (or Get Past It) on the Cheap

Whether you are just starting another semester or preparing to graduate, these apps can help. Buying and selling textbooks privately can save you a bundle, and it gives you more control and options than just trading them back in to your university bookstore.

Book Hop
Book Hop

Book Hop

Newport Gems LLC

******This App is for paper textbooks only. Posts will be deleted if selling electronic versions of books******
Don't waste your time selling your college text book online, or at the bookstore. Let our app make and save you money on your college textbooks. Enjoy a totally new experience to buy and sell your college books! Book Hop connects you with students on your campus buying and selling college textbooks at the best price in town. Find the perfect price for your textbooks nearby. Sell your book in hours. Save your time. Get the most out of your books and then pass them off to the next student. The User- friendly interface and smart app design allows you to post books in three clicks and buy a book in four clicks. Book Hop is the fastest and easiest way to buy and sell college textbooks. Download the #1 app to buy/sell your textbooks.
Book Hop was created to give students the opportunity to buy and sell college textbooks via a unique social app. How often do students pay too much for a textbook, only to sell it back to the bookstore for pennies on the dollar? Book Hop allows students to post their books for sale and allows buyers to search locally for books they need. 
Buyers can chat with sellers about the condition of the book, negotiate the price, and then meet up at a local place to purchase the book. 

This is a win-win for textbook buyers and sellers. The seller gets more than the bookstore will pay and the buyer gets the textbook for less than the bookstore price. 

We hope you enjoy using the app. 
Classes are ending…..Book Hop

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BookGrid

BookGrid

Yaovi Kwasi

BookGrid was designed to help students save on textbooks cost. With BookGrid, students can now easily exchange, buy or sell their textbooks to other students located on the same campus. BookGrid gives you more options when it comes to buying or selling your textbooks. Students can easily post their textbooks for sale by simply using their camera to scan the barcode from their textbooks. If a student is looking for a certain textbook, all he/she has to do is add a request post about that textbook. All students on the campus, who may be potentially willing to sell the same textbook, can then see the post. Students can also get notified when someone posts a textbook that they are looking for, or when someone is looking to buy the textbook they posted for sale. Students can chat directly about textbooks deals with other students right from BookGrid. Posts can also be shared on social media, so that friends and classmates can quickly find good deals and also save money. With BookGrid, there is no more waiting for textbooks to arrive after being bought, and no more hassle with shipping textbooks back at the end of the semester. Just sell, buy or swap with friends or classmates through BookGrid. Download BookGrid and save money on textbooks.

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Studopoly
Studopoly

Studopoly

Studopoly LLC

STOP giving away your textbooks for free!

Buy and sell your textbooks directly to other students at your campus instead with the Studopoly app!

For as far as most of us can remember, the campus bookstore has dominated the textbook market; You spend a lot of money at the beginning of each semester purchasing your books, yet you receive very little at the end of it when it's time to sell your books back. Studopoly is here to change that, and end bookstore monopoly.

Buy and sell directly with other students at your campus. Get more value out of your books, without the hassles of shipping, dealing with cash, and high seller fees.

Features: - Easily list your books for sale; simply scan your book's barcode and we autofill the information for you
- All sellers receive payment to their existing Venmo account
- No need to have cash on hand to purchase a book from a classmate; just use your Venmo or your credit/debit card
- No need to hassle with shipping your textbook once it's sold; simply meet the buyer on campus to give them the book
- Can't find anyone on your campus selling the book? We have a wishlist feature that automatically notifies you when the book becomes available

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Vice Versa - Buy and Sell Textbooks on Campus
Vice Versa - Buy and Sell Textbooks on Campus

Vice Versa - Buy and Sell Textbooks on Campus

Aigle Studios, LLC

For college students who are dissatisfied with how they purchase textbooks, Vice Versa is a mobile app that provides an easier and faster way of doing so. As opposed to your local and online bookstores, Vice Versa allows you to trade on your respective campus, saving you the time, and--potentially--money.

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FEATURES
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* No need to ship
* Get your books right away
* No more waiting in line
* Trusted sellers
* Safely trade on your campus
* Cheaper textbooks**
* Simple, fast, and easy

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SELLING
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Our selling wizard helps you list your textbook(s) faster. Add pictures, choose the class, specify the ISBN, set the price, preview, then publish. BAM!! Easy as that.

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BUYING
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You can choose to search by class or by ISBN number. Once you find the one you're interested in, send an offer or message the seller to learn more about the textbook and its availability.


**This depends on the seller. With the fact that's it's a used book, it's safe to assume that the book will be cheaper than if you were to purchase it new.

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LiberWave HD
LiberWave HD

LiberWave HD

Xolero LLC

Buy and sell textbooks and class notes directly to and from your classmates. Cut out the bookstores and get cash, not credits, at the prices you set. LiberWave is the first dedicated peer to peer textbook and note selling app exclusively dedicated to matching buyers and sellers. Based on buyers and sellers within your area, set your prices, find a buyer/seller, transfer funds through the app and meet up to hand off the book. It’s one of those ideas that should have been done a long time ago - and it's here now. Join the wave.

LiberWave is the easiest way to browse, sell and buy your college textbooks and class notes. The LiberWave app is aimed to make life simple in your busy college life.

You get these amazing features:
IMMEDIATE CASH - don’t get store credit or wait for payment. Get it immediately with your transaction.
SIMPLE SEARCH - search locally and in your area.
NETWORKING - meet with fellow peers that took your class.
ON DEMAND - get your books or notes delivered or schedule it.
CUSTOMER SUPPORT - we’re here for you!

Download the LiberWave App now!
Get to know LiberWave and the LiberWave App: https://liberwave.com

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