What if you could buy clean, quality second-hand toys and baby gear in order to save money? Would you do it? Plus, you can shop without leaving home. Let me introduce you to Toycyle, where you can find the best deals on toys.
The Importance of Buying Second-Hand to Save Money
If you’re homeschooling on a tight budget, you’re not alone! A full two-thirds of homeschooling families are living on one income. Plus, if you add in extra educational expenses for homeschooling, then many families have to learn to live on less.
Many of you have probably made it a habit to buy second-hand and shop at yard sales, thrift stores, and other used product venues.
Now there is an online site where you can buy quality toys, baby and child gear, and clothing at a big discount. Let me tell you about Toycycle.co
How Toycycle works
At Toycycle you’ll find the best online kids thrift store with thousands of items on consignment for babies and kids. Their focus is on high-quality clothing, top-notch toys and all the gear that helps make parenthood a little bit easier.
You can browse by sub-category:
- action toys
- learning toys
- building sets
- ride-on toys
- infant toys
- plush toys
- trucks and trains
- push and pull toys
- imaginative play
Or you can browse their entire collection of toys from your favorite brands including:
- American Girl
- Melissa & Doug
- Green Toys
- and more
Are you wondering what kind of savings you will see?
Items in excellent condition are priced at 45% off retail. New items in original packaging or with original tags are priced at 60-70% of retail. And they have a markdown process if items don’t sell within the first 30 days. They continue to discount the price on these items over time until they sell – so you can snag a really great deal!
If you use the coupon code 4onemore, you can save 25% off your purchase of regularly priced items until the end of September 2020.
What about quality and cleanliness? Items that are too damaged or worn to warrant even 20% of retail pricing are not accepted. They clean and check all the items, and you can tell by the photographs that the products are in excellent, clean condition.
Check out this podcast episode to hear a chat with Toycycle founder, Rhonda Collins, about why she started the site and how you can find the best deals on toys.
Some of the Best Deals on Toys
You can find toys, baby gear, clothes, books, and more on Toycycle.co
Here are some examples of the deals you can find.
Notice that many of these items are in new or excellent condition and still marked down nearly 40-50% from retail value. And if you use the coupon code 4onemore before 9/30/20, you can save an additional 25%. So whether you’re looking for books for your bookworm, or clothing for your newborn, or great building sets for a birthday gift, you’re sure to find a deal on Toycycle.
Abby is a former public school teacher, now homeschooling her five children. She’s in the trenches just like you and knows it can be challenging to be home with your kids all day while you struggle to keep up with the housework and educate your kids (and maybe even work on the side!). She blogs over at www.4onemore.com and hosts the Homeschool with Moxie podcast.