Buy & sell online in the Philippines has grown rapidly over the recent years. So, we are featuring the best sites where you can find good buys or jump-start an online selling business.
As more and more people start to get accustomed with e-commerce, social networks as well as the rise of Buy & Sell sites all over the world, it is now possible and easy for anyone to sell products and even used belongings to your target audience and locations. Frequent online shoppers and collectors (like myself) prefer these ways of buying due to the rarity of items being sold. For this reason, we are presenting the Best Buy and Sell or Classified Ads Websites in the Philippines. Just an important advice; before you use any of these online services, be sure to follow the guidelines provided by each website. If you’re a buyer, make it a habit to check the seller’s reputation like ratings and feedbacks (if available) to prevent scam. We have chosen these sites in terms of popularity and reliability.
This Buy & Sell store doesn’t need much introduction or adverts anymore. Ebay is an online giant that is well-known to provide secure trading environment for people. It provides a bidding system for listing your rare or valuable items which is beneficial to both buyers and sellers. It also provides PayPal a one of the payment methods for secure transfer of funds. Unlike ebay US or ebay UK, eBay Philippines does not charge seller fees for listing an item on its website.
We all know now that Sulit.com.ph – the No. 1 Classifed Ads website in the Philippines was acquired by OLX network in 2013. Going back in 2006, the ever-popular Sulit website was only started by Filipino couple; RJ and Arianne David. Whatever they did just just worked flawlessly and charmed millions of users. It must be the catchy domain name, TV commercials or maybe its website’s user-friendly design. Almost any kind of legitimate ads are posted on the website, but mostly people look for vehicles and real estate.
Hallo Hallo Mall
Although it is dubbed as online shopping mall, we also consider it as a classified ads site because all the goods are sold by third party vendors. This online shop serves as a mediator to provide security and convenience to both sellers and buyers. From the name itself “Hallo Hallo” which means they sell a wide variety of products. If you’re looking for autos, the store has a section called “Hallo Hallo Car” where you can purchase vehicles for half their prices. Shoppers can also take advantage of the Countdown Discount Sale wherein prices are dropping every hour. The store also offers cash-on-delivery to prove that it’s worth trusting.
Similar to Hallo Hallo Mall, this website lets you open up your own store, then transactions will be managed securely for the benefit of both merchants and customers. This company is actually owned and operated by Air21 logistics service, so I guess the delivery shouldn’t be a problem. It unites some of the best and trusted merchants and it’s continuesly growing to become one big online shopping mall. Currently, their inventory of products consist of mainly – shoes, bags, accessories, personal care products and gadgets.
It is very popular in the United States and it’s available in 70 countries. Filipinos have yet to capture its sophistication that’s why a lot of you may not be familiar with it. Expats in the Philippines are very much familiar with it so you would most like see ads from them. Everyone probably likes craigslist for its simplicity and purity from third party advertisements. If you’re looking for jobs, services and even romanc, craiglist is best at it. For security, it uses an email forwarding system that masks your email address, thus hiding any of your personal information.
That wraps up our list of Top 5 Buy and Sell Websites in the Philippines. If you have any suggestions, please leave your comments below. Happy bargain hunting!