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For individuals on a tight budget that are shopping for reduced price, secondhand goods can be a great option. Secondhand shops also carry unique items to accent a home or wardrobe. Below are five terms used to describe locations where secondhand goods are sold.

  • Consignment Shop - A store that sells items that are owned by other people. A seller brings goods to a consignment store, where they are displayed until purchased. Once the goods have been purchased the store gives the profits to the seller. Consignment shops typically have used goods available at reduced prices.
  • Flea Market - A market where cheap or second-hand goods are sold or traded by individual sellers, sometimes referred to as a swap meet. Flea markets may be held outdoors or in large indoor venues, like warehouses or schools.
  • Antique Shop - A store that sells items that are old or collectible. Any item may be an antique, including clothing or furniture. Antiques are desired because of unique or beautiful features particular to a certain period of time.
  • Vintage Shop - A store that sells items that were produced in the past and reflect the style of an earlier time. Vintage stores that focus on clothing, shoes, and jewelry are very popular. Items considered vintage are typically newer than antiques.
  • Thrift Shop - A store that sells previously owned items like, apparel, furniture, appliances, books, and toys. Thrift shops are often operated to fund a charity and sell donated merchandise and very low prices. Also, some thrift shops are operated for profit and purchase merchandise from the public.
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    Santa Barbara Consignment
    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
    Our consignment shop provides everything you need for your home furnishing and collectible needs. We provide art, jewelry and any other items on consignment. Get in touch today.
    (805) 568-1425
    Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara C
    530 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065
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    (805) 526-5570
    User Review: "The manager needs to learn customer service skills. She has a very cold heart and doesn't care what you have to say." - Mrs. E (AK)
    Hand Blender
    5718 Wallis Lane, Woodland Hills, CA 91367
    Selling hand blenders & smoothie blenders.
    (310) 488-1458
    Retarded Children's Thrift Store
    265 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 653-0271
    Thrift King Inc
    96 W Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 648-3100
    Jacqueline Jarrot Treasure Chest Inc
    328 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 653-0555
    Treasure Chest Thrift Shop
    230 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 653-5335
    Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara C
    404 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 641-1101
    Child Abuse & Neglect Thrift Store
    340 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-5956
    Avenue Thrift
    222 N Ventura Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 667-8855
    Bargain Wasteland
    1540 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-5050
    American Cancer Society
    434 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-3422
    G Askell & Brown LLC
    31 N Oak St, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 667-8770
    Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara C
    779 Ventura Ave, Oak View, CA 93022
    (805) 649-8090
    99 Cents Only Store
    1425 S Victoria Ave, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 642-4071

    Shops that sell second hand goods have been around a good while. Most sell clothing or furniture. They fall into a number of categories. Thrift stores are often the most popular. They are run independently, but usually linked to some kind of charity. They take donated items and sell them on, often at very low prices. Thus, they serve two purposes, of raising money for the charity and of providing quality goods to shoppers with limited funds. Pawn shops also provide two services. Generally, items in a pawn shop were given as collateral for a loan that was never paid. Pawn shops also buy items outright. These stores can have interesting, unusual and often valuable items including collectibles and antiques. Pawn shops are great places to look around and search through. Other second hand shops often specialize in different products. For example, they may sell baby clothes and toys or vintage records. Used book stores serve a different industry. Designer apparel and jewelry are also common, including shoes. Home furniture and kitchen appliances might also be seen, including plates and dishes. Some sell collectibles such as coins and stamps. Often, items are taken for sale on a consignment basis. Consignment is an important part of the business of many used stores. Other stores may buy items outright. Despite the wide variety of goods, clothing is often the most important, especially in thrift stores. Second hand stores offer an opportunity to purchase unique vintage items, often cheaply. They are also particularly useful for both buying and selling clothing for children.
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