Below is a breakdown of the costs for an example box.
If anything is unclear, please just ask.
£80 minus £5 = £75
We use the first £5 of sales of any box we receive to cover the costs spent on outbound and inbound postage.
Donation @ 33% of £75
Donations are made to any UK charity using PayPal Giving Fund; a registered charity who do not take any fees for processing donations.
Credit @ 33% of £75
Our sellers can spend or share their credit for our online store. It must be used within 6 months and cannot be withdrawn as cash.
Commission @ 33% of £75
We invest our commission in our people and our technology, so that we can provide an efficient donation service and an effective marketplace.
Below are some of the key areas where we use our funds:
Sorting, pricing & preparing donations
Photographing & uploading items
Dispatching ThriftBoxes & arranging collections
Building & maintaining our online marketplace
Storing & managing our inventory
Packing & posting online orders
Customer service for donors, shoppers & charities
Spreading the word about Thrift+!