Make Money Cleaning Out Your House | Sell Your Stuff Online

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Haven’t you ever heard someone’s trash is another man’s treasure? There are all types of things that are particularly valuable as resale items, including everything from electronics to old textbooks and clothes and being able to sell your stuff online is a lot easier than one would think.

Sell Your Stuff Online


Amazon Trade In

With Amazon trade-in categories ranging from electronics to books, you can quickly and easily round up your old stuff and trade them in for an Amazon credit (almost as good as cash!).


Use BookScouter to look up book barcodes (ISBN) to find out instantly how much it’s worth. Perfect for college students trying to get rid of old textbooks.

Cash 4 Books

On Cash 4 Books, type in the ISBN, get a quote on price, and even ship them for free to Cash 4 Books with a prepaid label. Get paid via check or PayPal when books arrive.



ThredUP is an online consignment and second-hand shop focusing on brand-name clothing for women and children you do is order their Clean Out Bag and fill it with your “like-new” quality clothing (maternity and plus sizes also accepted). Use their Clean Out Calculator to help estimate your payout amount in advance. The bag comes with a pre-paid, pre-addressed shipping label to ship back to them for free. Their fashion resale professionals review your clothing and they pay 40% of the resale value (premium items payout more). You can earn thredUP credit, cash out with PayPal, or donate your proceeds.


Swap is also an online consignment and second-hand shop. Print out a prepaid shipping label or request an Inbound Box and send us the items you’d like to sell on They’ll let you know which items were accepted, price them, and list your clothes on! Once your item sells, they’ll send you an email and you’ll earn $ for your secondhand clothes!



Swappa is the best for video games, home tech, laptops, tablets, iPhones, Androids and other smartphones. Swappa has no seller fees (unless you choose to upgrade your listing to be featured) but buyers pay a small sale fee when they buy. (And PayPal charges a fee for all payments.)


Gazelle is perfect for Apple TV, iPods, all Apple computers, Android and Apple tablets, iPhones and Android smartphones. You enter your device information and they will give you an online offer in a matter of seconds. You can either ship it or drop it off at one of their kiosks. Get paid via by Amazon Gift Card, PayPal or check.


BuyBackWorld is a great place to sell your stuff online. It’s for Game consoles, Apple desktop computers, iPhones and Android smartphones, iPods, Macbooks, Android and Apple tablets and smartwatches. Search for any product you want to sell to see how much it’s worth. You can choose to print our FREE Shipping Label at home to save time or we’ll even mail you a FREE Shipping Kit directly to your front door. You can choose from having a check sent to your front door, PayPal funds sent directly to you, a Direct Deposit right into your banking account, a PrePaid Debit Card to use anywhere or a Gift Card with an EXTRA 5% added to get yourself a great deal on a certified pre-owned device or a discount on a gift card to all your favorite brands.


Decluttr is for all phones, tablets, video games and wearable technology. Enter the barcode on your CDs, DVDs, Games and Books into their valuation engine and they’ll give you an instant offer!

You should be able to begin cleaning out the old stuff you’re no longer using, and make a good profit in the process. If you have any experience with the sites listed above, or if you know of any other sites that should’ve been included, please comment below.


Make Money Cleaning Out Your House | Sell Your Stuff Online

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