What do you buy second-hand?MoneySaving Poll Results

Souk

It's cheap, and environmentally friendly, yet some people think only new will do.

Please select ALL of the items that you would be happy to buy second-hand, if it was decent quality and cheaper.

Results

I'm a man aged under 25 (688 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture28 votes (4%)
Baby/children's clothes12 votes (2%)
Bedding1 votes (0%)
Bicycle59 votes (9%)
Books69 votes (10%)
Car/motorcycle89 votes (13%)
Carpet4 votes (1%)
Casual clothing25 votes (4%)
Computers40 votes (6%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)71 votes (10%)
Furniture60 votes (9%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)37 votes (5%)
Jewellery22 votes (3%)
Musical instruments36 votes (5%)
Shoes5 votes (1%)
Sports equipment35 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress10 votes (1%)
Toys26 votes (4%)
TVs39 votes (6%)
Wedding dress7 votes (1%)
Underwear0 votes (0%)
Other6 votes (1%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand7 votes (1%)
I’m a woman aged under 25 (955 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture39 votes (4%)
Baby/children's clothes32 votes (3%)
Bedding10 votes (1%)
Books94 votes (10%)
Bicycle68 votes (7%)
Car/motorcycle86 votes (9%)
Carpet9 votes (1%)
Casual clothing55 votes (6%)
Computers39 votes (4%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)71 votes (7%)
Furniture71 votes (7%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)39 votes (4%)
Jewellery42 votes (4%)
Musical instruments50 votes (5%)
Shoes26 votes (3%)
Sports equipment49 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress39 votes (4%)
Toys49 votes (5%)
TVs47 votes (5%)
Wedding dress24 votes (3%)
Underwear1 votes (0%)
Other15 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand0 votes (0%)
I'm a man aged 25-34 (3000 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture139 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes120 votes (4%)
Bedding17 votes (1%)
Books283 votes (9%)
Bicycle226 votes (8%)
Car/motorcycle304 votes (10%)
Carpet22 votes (1%)
Casual clothing130 votes (4%)
Computers122 votes (4%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)261 votes (9%)
Furniture237 votes (8%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)146 votes (5%)
Jewellery117 votes (4%)
Musical instruments148 votes (5%)
Shoes68 votes (2%)
Sports equipment157 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress76 votes (3%)
Toys148 votes (5%)
TVs144 votes (5%)
Wedding dress39 votes (1%)
Underwear6 votes (0%)
Other74 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand16 votes (1%)
I’m a woman aged 25-34 (6128 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture306 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes296 votes (5%)
Bedding52 votes (1%)
Books517 votes (8%)
Bicycle414 votes (7%)
Car/motorcycle482 votes (8%)
Carpet51 votes (1%)
Casual clothing370 votes (6%)
Computers176 votes (3%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)440 votes (7%)
Furniture481 votes (8%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)257 votes (4%)
Jewellery289 votes (5%)
Musical instruments292 votes (5%)
Shoes216 votes (4%)
Sports equipment313 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress300 votes (5%)
Toys351 votes (6%)
TVs230 votes (4%)
Wedding dress165 votes (3%)
Underwear10 votes (0%)
Other111 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand9 votes (0%)
I'm a man aged 35-49 (4419 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture213 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes177 votes (4%)
Bedding27 votes (1%)
Books417 votes (9%)
Bicycle348 votes (8%)
Car/motorcycle438 votes (10%)
Carpet36 votes (1%)
Casual clothing189 votes (4%)
Computers201 votes (5%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)384 votes (9%)
Furniture351 votes (8%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)187 votes (4%)
Jewellery161 votes (4%)
Musical instruments232 votes (5%)
Shoes102 votes (2%)
Sports equipment251 votes (6%)
Suits/formal dress115 votes (3%)
Toys243 votes (5%)
TVs187 votes (4%)
Wedding dress43 votes (1%)
Underwear4 votes (0%)
Other98 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand15 votes (0%)
I'm a woman aged 35-49 (12577 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture625 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes644 votes (5%)
Bedding200 votes (2%)
Books1021 votes (8%)
Bicycle866 votes (7%)
Car/motorcycle911 votes (7%)
Carpet123 votes (1%)
Casual clothing781 votes (6%)
Computers327 votes (3%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)869 votes (7%)
Furniture930 votes (7%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)465 votes (4%)
Jewellery645 votes (5%)
Musical instruments605 votes (5%)
Shoes468 votes (4%)
Sports equipment619 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress612 votes (5%)
Toys719 votes (6%)
TVs417 votes (3%)
Wedding dress356 votes (3%)
Underwear57 votes (0%)
Other296 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand21 votes (0%)
I'm a man aged 50-64 (4168 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture135 votes (3%)
Baby/children's clothes102 votes (2%)
Bedding33 votes (1%)
Books421 votes (10%)
Bicycle341 votes (8%)
Car/motorcycle453 votes (11%)
Carpet49 votes (1%)
Casual clothing195 votes (5%)
Computers203 votes (5%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)351 votes (8%)
Furniture346 votes (8%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)176 votes (4%)
Jewellery198 votes (5%)
Musical instruments218 votes (5%)
Shoes109 votes (3%)
Sports equipment215 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress113 votes (3%)
Toys169 votes (4%)
TVs166 votes (4%)
Wedding dress44 votes (1%)
Underwear8 votes (0%)
Other104 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand19 votes (0%)
I’m a woman aged 50-64 (16418 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture742 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes729 votes (4%)
Bedding283 votes (2%)
Books1504 votes (9%)
Bicycle1130 votes (7%)
Car/motorcycle1322 votes (8%)
Carpet195 votes (1%)
Casual clothing1029 votes (6%)
Computers387 votes (2%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)1109 votes (7%)
Furniture1327 votes (8%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)586 votes (4%)
Jewellery1064 votes (6%)
Musical instruments732 votes (4%)
Shoes566 votes (3%)
Sports equipment738 votes (4%)
Suits/formal dress803 votes (5%)
Toys907 votes (6%)
TVs452 votes (3%)
Wedding dress378 votes (2%)
Underwear33 votes (0%)
Other376 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand26 votes (0%)
I'm a man aged 65+ (3455 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture91 votes (3%)
Baby/children's clothes65 votes (2%)
Bedding21 votes (1%)
Books456 votes (13%)
Bicycle285 votes (8%)
Car/motorcycle464 votes (13%)
Carpet49 votes (1%)
Casual clothing169 votes (5%)
Computers166 votes (5%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)266 votes (8%)
Furniture323 votes (9%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)141 votes (4%)
Jewellery155 votes (4%)
Musical instruments159 votes (5%)
Shoes76 votes (2%)
Sports equipment144 votes (4%)
Suits/formal dress70 votes (2%)
Toys124 votes (4%)
TVs104 votes (3%)
Wedding dress14 votes (0%)
Underwear6 votes (0%)
Other75 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand32 votes (1%)
I’m a woman aged 65+ (7602 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture333 votes (4%)
Baby/children's clothes321 votes (4%)
Bedding128 votes (2%)
Books863 votes (11%)
Bicycle490 votes (6%)
Car/motorcycle660 votes (9%)
Carpet99 votes (1%)
Casual clothing529 votes (7%)
Computers131 votes (2%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)452 votes (6%)
Furniture698 votes (9%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)219 votes (3%)
Jewellery595 votes (8%)
Musical instruments309 votes (4%)
Shoes235 votes (3%)
Sports equipment266 votes (3%)
Suits/formal dress343 votes (5%)
Toys439 votes (6%)
TVs148 votes (2%)
Wedding dress134 votes (2%)
Underwear14 votes (0%)
Other179 votes (2%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand17 votes (0%)
I’m agender (or I don’t wish to disclose my gender/age) (154 votes)
Baby buggies/furniture7 votes (5%)
Baby/children's clothes6 votes (4%)
Bedding1 votes (1%)
Books14 votes (9%)
Bicycle9 votes (6%)
Car/motorcycle12 votes (8%)
Carpet4 votes (3%)
Casual clothing8 votes (5%)
Computers4 votes (3%)
Entertainment (DVDs, video games etc)8 votes (5%)
Furniture14 votes (9%)
Household appliances (vacuum, microwave etc)6 votes (4%)
Jewellery11 votes (7%)
Musical instruments6 votes (4%)
Shoes3 votes (2%)
Sports equipment8 votes (5%)
Suits/formal dress6 votes (4%)
Toys7 votes (5%)
TVs6 votes (4%)
Wedding dress3 votes (2%)
Underwear3 votes (2%)
Other6 votes (4%)
I wouldn’t buy anything second-hand2 votes (1%)

           6,634 people have voted.

We try to use technology to limit voting to one per person. Occasionally, this may erroneously block a few people's votes (eg, from shared offices). Apologies for that.