ETSY in USA is the ultimate resource for handmade, vintage and unique gifts, jewelry, trendy clothes, stationery, home décor items and much more. ETSY was founded in 2005, as a global e-commerce space for all things people seek online, including jewelry & accessories, clothing & shoes, home décor, skin care & makeup, hair care, pet supplies, party supplies, wedding gifts, toys, electronic accessories, gadgets, books, movies, paintings & sculptures and craft making supplies – ETSY has it all. Customers can buy directly from the sellers that sell handcrafted and vintage items, and it is very easy to become a seller on the ETSY marketplace. Sellers are directly responsible for shipping items to the buyers, on time. ETSY offers FREE shipping in the US for orders valued at and above $35. Each seller and shop on ETSY determines their own shipping method and shipping costs, to the US, and worldwide.
ETSY doesn’t specify a price-match guarantee.
Customers can return products as specified by the individual seller and store on ETSY. Sellers usually mention their return policy in their store description. If the seller doesn’t accept a return, ETSY can help with the case.
ETSY offers two types of subscription plans for the sellers:
When a seller joins ETSY, they have access to ETSY standard plan that includes a free suite of tools and capabilities for the sellers. It has no additional monthly cost.
ETSY plus plan includes a monthly credit for listings, restocking requests from shoppers, advanced customization options, access to discounts, and more. ETSY plus is $10/month, as of now.
Seasonal sales and special discounts apply and are available on the website; different sellers offer different types of discounts and deals - and ETSY promo codes are also available on affiliate websites and blogs. It is easy to keep a track of favorite items, by using the ETSY mobile APP.
Individual sellers on ETSY may provide special discounts for military personnel, veterans, and first responders.
The company doesn’t specify a trade-in policy.
ETSY doesn’t offer a credit card to its customers.