Online marketplaces that let people resell their unwanted clothes, tech, furniture, and more, have boomed in popularity over the last few years as more of us seek to improve our sustainability practices and—let’s face it—grab a deal in the process. Most of these online marketplaces now incorporate some form of Make an Offer button that lets you negotiate a price for the thing you’re interested in.
It’s a handy button for both buyer and seller in marketplaces filled with products of debatable value, but all of these buttons have their own nuances and things to consider. We’ve taken a look at five of the biggest marketplaces and broken down how the Make an Offer button works on each – and at the end, we’ll tell you who’s the best. Let’s get started.