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Fresher’s Week Survival Guide

Fresher’s Week Survival Guide

Fresher’s week – the week you’ve flown the parental nest and you’re out in the big, wide world. This first week is one that will go down in history as one of the most eventful in your academic career. At least the bits you remember will be.

Here at Ziffit.com we have a few stories to tell between us and have put our heads together to create a Survival Guide to Fresher’s Week.

HEALTH:

Let’s start with your health. It’s a known occurence that almost everyone will get poorly in their first week at university. That’s a lot of new germs flying around and your immune system is likely to be doing all it can to fight off as much as it can – but with the lack of sleep, combined with a poor diet and lots of alcohol – there’s only so much it can do.

Stock up on multi vitamins and iron – and failing that – cold and flu medicine. Help your immune system out as best you can, especially as you’re not likely to be eating a lot of fruit and veg!

You need sleep – and not just a power nap in the back of the lecture hall for 5 minutes during your university orientation. You need an actual night’s sleep – so whilst the first week it is deemed necessary to survive on 2 hours sleep a night, a mars bar for breakfast washed down with an energy drink – we’d recommend having at least one night where you stay home and catch some Z’s.

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Don’t be tempted to give up all forms of exercise as your body won’t thank you for that. Try and avoid buses, taxi’s and the like if your classes are within walking distance. Not only will it help with your health it will keep your bank balance in check and it will give you the chance to get to know the area better. (NOTE – we obviously don’t advise walking alone in areas you’re unfamiliar of, especially when it is dark and late at night. Use your common sense here).

BUDGET:

Now we know what you’re thinking – this is nearly as dull as talking about keeping healthy in the first few weeks of university. But trust us – we’re not total fun sponges, this one is important. We know how easy it is for your grant/student loan to burn a hole in your pocket. And you may be feeling a little flush in the first couple of weeks but don’t let yourself be that person surviving on own-brand beans and tap water by Halloween.

So how can you budget and avoid getting yourself into even more debt that the Student Loans Company can take credit for?

Have you thought about trading in your old CDs, DVDs, books and games with Ziffit.com? You could earn yourself a nice chunk of change getting rid of your old Blue or S Club 7 CDs (we all have them, no shame in it) or maybe that Dawson’s Creek boxset? You won’t need these at university, so clear out that clutter and earn yourself some money. (It also leaves space in your room that will inevitably become a home gym or guest room in your parental home.)

Join forces with your flat mates and do food shops together – particularly if you’re near one of those big wholesale supermarkets. Buy in bulk, it will save you money in the long run. You can also spend an evening cooking meals in batches that can then be frozen.

It’s also worth stocking up on the following: pasta, rice, couscous and lentils – as these keep for a long time and are super easy to cook. Also eggs – nothing beats a fried egg sarnie or a cheese omelette as a post lecture snack.

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If you live outside of town and have to drive to classes, think about car-sharing where possible. There are some apps out there that can help (https://www.blablacar.co.uk https://liftshare.com/uk)

Hop on the student card bandwagon – use it! Use it as much as you can. We cannot stress this enough. You’ll be pleasantly surprised of the huge variety of restaurants and retailers who accept them!

Consider getting a weekend job, or a job that allows you to work a few hours here and there. Although we’d recommend leaving this for a few weeks as you want to makes sure you allow enough time for classes/assignments as well as down time.

MAKING FRIENDS:

This sounds a bit daft – but it’s so important to try and make friends as this will ultimately help reduce homesickness and mean that you have a great time in your Uni years.

Try not to be too shy – don’t lock yourself in your room and ignore your flatmates, make an effort to keep your door open as much as possible and head to any communal areas as soon as you can and introduce yourself.

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Universities have some excellent (sometimes obscure) societies for you to join. This means you’ll have a support system outside of your flatmates and people on your course. It will mean you get to interact with a wide range of people regularly.

Take a Trip Down Memory Lane

Trip down memory lane

We’re feeling nostalgic this week so we’ve taken a little trip down memory lane here at Ziffit HQ. We’ve guaranteed the prices on some classic CDS, films, games and books from the eighties, nineties and noughties!* Let’s throwback to a time when nobody put Baby in a corner and Justin Timberlake dared to go solo, as well as chucking in some classic Robert Langdon capers for good measure.

Have you got any of the items listed gathering dust on your shelves? No problem – trade them in with us this week and you can earn extra money. Take a look below to see all of our guaranteed prices.

 

 

Tetris - Nintendo DS £5.00

Tetris – Nintendo DS £5.00

The Sims 3 - PS3 £6.00

The Sims 3 – PS3 £6.00

Super Mario Galaxy - Nintendo Wii £4.50

Super Mario Galaxy – Nintendo Wii £4.50

PacMan - Xbox 360 £6.75

PacMan – Xbox 360 £6.75

Guitar Hero - Xbox 360 £2.50

Guitar Hero – Xbox 360 £2.50

Final Fantasy XI Xbox 360 £1.50

Final Fantasy XI Xbox 360 £1.50

Spice Girls Greatest Hits £1.00

Spice Girls Greatest Hits £1.00

Justified £0.75

Justified £0.75

The Essential Michael Jackson £1.00

The Essential Michael Jackson £1.00

 

 

The Essential Britney Spears £2.25

The Essential Britney Spears £2.25

The Very Best of Prince £1.50

The Very Best of Prince £1.50

19 - Adele £2.00

19 – Adele
£2.00

The Color Purple £1.60

The Color Purple £1.60

The Bad Beginning £1.20

The Bad Beginning £1.20

The Life of Pi £1.50

The Life of Pi £1.50

Harry Potter Complete Series £14.00

Harry Potter Complete Series £14.00

The Handmaid's Tale £1.75

The Handmaid’s Tale £1.75

The Dan Brown Collection £4.50

The Dan Brown Collection £4.50

 

Titanic £0.75

Titanic
£0.75

Lord of the Rings: Two Towers £1.00

Lord of the Rings: Two Towers £1.00

Jurassic Park Collection £4.00

Jurassic Park Collection £4.00

Gremlins Film Collection £0.75

Gremlins Film Collection £0.75

The Day After Tomorrow £0.75

The Day After Tomorrow £0.75

Dirty Dancing £0.75

Dirty Dancing
£0.75

 

Download our free app using the links below:

Download the Ziffit.com app here Download Ziffit app from the App Store here

 

Did you know we also offer Instant Cash? If your trade is under £100, you can claim your payment with Instant Cash and get paid even quicker.

*Fixed prices valid until 00:01 26 May ’17. Only valid when the below ISBN numbers are used.

Martel, Yann – Life Of Pi (Canons) 9781782118695
Snicket, Lemony – The Bad Beginning (Series of Unfortunate Events) 9781405281782
Walker, Alice – The Color Purple 9781780228716
Atwood, Margaret – The Handmaid’s Tale (Contemporary Classics) 9780099740919
Spice Girls – Greatest Hits 5099950776726
Britney Spears – The Essential Britney Spears 0888837775328
Prince – The Very Best of Prince 0081227427221
Jackson 5 – The Essential Michael Jackson 5099752042227
The Day After Tomorrow – Single Disc Edition [2004] [DVD] 5039036018487
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Two Disc Theatrical Edition) [DVD] [2002] 0501723919179
Jurassic Park Collection [DVD] 5053083048358
Titanic [DVD] [1997] 5039036053631
Gremlins/Gremlins 2 – The New Batch [DVD] [2005] 7321900737432
Dirty Dancing [DVD] [1987] 5060052418241
Guitar Hero: Greatest Hits – Game Only (Xbox 360) 5030917068713
The Sims 3 (PS3) 5030930085940
Nintendo Selects: Super Mario Galaxy (Nintendo Wii) 0045496400538
Pac-Man and The Ghostly Adventures HD (Xbox 360) 3391891972451
Tetris DS (Nintendo DS) 0045496735975
Adele – 19 0634904031329
Justin Timberlake – Justified 0638592246324
Final Fantasy XI (Xbox 360) 5050053015181
Dan Brown – Dan Brown Collection – 4 Books: The Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, Deception Point, Digital Fortress. 9783200328358
Rowling, J.K. – Harry Potter Box Set: The Complete Collection (Children’s Paperback) 9781408856772

Superhero Price Fix

Fixed Prices on Superheroes

Holy smokes – we’ve got a super offer for you to unmask this week.

Are you a fan of superhero stories? Want to get your hands on some extra cash? We can help!

We’ve guaranteed the prices on some classic superhero CDS, DVDs, games and books*. Have you got any of the items listed gathering dust on your shelves? No problem – trade them in with us this week and you can earn extra money.

Take a look below to see all of our guaranteed prices.

 

 

Batman vs Superman (DVD) £1.50

Batman vs Superman (DVD) £1.50

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (DVD) £1.00

Captain America (DVD) £1.00

X-Men Apocalypse (DVD) £1.50

X-Men Apocalypse (DVD) £1.50

Deadpool (DVD) £2.00

Deadpool (DVD) £2.00

The Dark Knight Rises (DVD) £1.00

The Dark Knight Rises (DVD) £1.00

Junky XL Deadpool OST (CD) £2.25

Junky XL Deadpool OST (CD) £2.25

Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack (CD) £2.25

Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack (CD) £1.75

Suicide Squad OST (CD) £2.25

Suicide Squad OST (CD) £2.25

Logan OST (CD) £3.00

Logan OST (CD) £3.00

 

 

Ant-Man Soundtrack (CD) £1.50

Ant-Man Official Soundtrack
(CD) £1.50

The Flash Volume I: Move Forward (Book) £3.00

The Flash Volume I: Move Forward (Book) £3.00

DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide (Book) £2.25

DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide (Book) £2.25

Marvel The Avengers The Ultimate Character Guide (Book) £1.00

Marvel The Avengers The Ultimate Character Guide (Book) £1.00

Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need to Know (Book) £1.75

Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need to Know
(Book) £1.75

Wonder Woman TP Vol 1: The Lies (Book) £3.00

Wonder Woman TP Vol 1: The Lies
(Book)
£3.00

Deadpool Xbox 360 (Game) £4.50

Deadpool Xbox 360 (Game) £4.50

X-Men The Official Game Xbox 360 (Game) £2.00

X-Men The Official Game Xbox 360 (Game) £2.00

The Amazing Spiderman Nintendo DS (game) £4.50

The Amazing Spiderman Nintendo DS (game) £4.50

 

Xbox One LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (Game) £7.00

Xbox One LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (Game) £7.00

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham PS4 (Game) £6.50

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham PS4 (Game) £6.50

X-Men Apocalypse (DVD) £1.50

X-Men Apocalypse
(DVD) £1.50

Download our free app using the links below:

Download the Ziffit.com app here Download Ziffit app from the App Store here

 

Did you know we also offer Instant Cash? If your trade is under £100, you can claim your payment with Instant Cash and get paid even quicker.

*Fixed prices valid until 00:01 12 May ’17. Only valid when the below ISBN numbers are used.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [Includes Digital Download] [DVD] [2016] 5051892195546
Captain America: The Winter Soldier [DVD] 8717418431990
X-Men: Apocalypse [DVD] 5039036077729
Deadpool [DVD] [2016] 5039036076951
The Dark Knight Rises (DVD) [2012] 5051892077071
Junkie XL – Deadpool OST 3299039979525
Various – Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1 0050087314460
Various Artists – Suicide Squad: The Album 0075678664533
Logan (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) 0889854261320
Ant Man – Ant Man: Original Soundtrack 0050087326319
Manapul, Francis – The Flash Volume 1: Move Forward TP (The New 52) (Flash (DC Comics Numbered)) 9781401235543
DK – DC Comics Ultimate Character Guide 9781405367783
DK – Marvel The Avengers The Ultimate Character Guide 9780241007617
DK – Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need to Know 9780241232620
Rucka, Greg – Wonder Woman TP Vol 1: The Lies (Rebirth) 9781401267780
Deadpool (Xbox 360) 5030917125362
X-Men: The Official Game (Xbox 360) 5030917035593
The Amazing Spider-Man (Nintendo 3DS) 5030917107757
Xbox One – LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (Xbox One) 5051892145220
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (PS4) 5054242228772

#JanuaryBlitz | Your chance to win £50

January Blitz

Fancy winning an extra £50? We can make it happen! With payday so far away, there’s no better time to start trading in your unwanted CDs, DVDs, games and books with us. 

All you need to do is upload your photo via our Facebook page or post on Twitter using @Ziffit #JanuaryBlitz. We will then pick the five most creative and they will win a £50 Instant Cash Voucher each!

Here’s the small print:

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully prior to participating in World of Buzz trading as Ziffit Prize Draw (the “Prize Draw”). By participating in the Prize Draw each participant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Terms and Conditions.
  • Eligibility for Participation: The Contest is only open to individuals (referred to as “Participants”) Participants must be (i) a resident of the United Kingdom and (ii) over 18 years of age. Participants will only be entered into the contest once and are only allowed to win a prize of £50. Ziffit employees and their immediate family are not permitted to enter the Prize Draw.
  • Access to Contest: The Participants enter the Contest by submitting a photograph of their trade to Ziffit Ltd Facebook page or uploaded to Ziffit Ltd twitter along with a trade being submitted via the website or app and received by Ziffit Ltd.
  • Ziffit does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry.
  • Entries must not be sent through agents or third parties. Late or incomplete entries will not be accepted. Any entries made by a person found to be using multiple Facebook, Twitter or email accounts to enter the Prize Draws will be ineligible.
  • Photo entries must be made by 23.59 GMT on 15/01/17. With the full trade received into Ziffit by 23.59 GMT on 12/02/17.
  • Winner is announced: Those selected to win the prize will be informed on 14/02/17. Winners of all prizes will be notified via Facebook, Twitter or email. If the winner cannot be contacted within 48 hours of the terms of the notification, another entry will be selected and the original winner will forfeit any prize.
  • The Prize: Five customers each will receive one £50 Instant Cash Voucher only. This prize cannot be transferred or exchanged. The Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-negotiable. The promoter’s decision is final. Ziffit reserves the right to amend the prize or offer an alternative of equal or greater value.
  • Selecting winners: The winner will be selected at random by the Ziffit Jury. The Jury’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into in relation to this decision.
  • Contest organizer: The Contest is organized by Ziffit.
  • Ziffit is not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, stolen, illegible or incomplete entries. If, for any reason, the Prize Draw is not capable of running as planned, as a result of any causes beyond the control of Ziffit which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Prize Draw, Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prize Draw and/or select winners from all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.
  • Ziffit reserves the right to (i) withdraw the competition (ii) cancel or change the promotion, (iii) cancel or refuse any individual’s entry and (iv) amend these terms and conditions at any time if circumstances make this necessary.
  • Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Participant it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Prize Draw; to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person or contestant.
  • Ziffit is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Prize Draw or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Prize Draw. Ziffit is not responsible for any injury or damage to any Participant or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with this Prize Draw.
  • Copyright: Upon submission, contest entries become the property of Ziffit and each Participant relinquishes any claims of ownership or rights therein upon submission of their entry into the Contest. Entries may be shared on the Ziffit social and email channels as part of the competition.
  • This Prize Draw shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts

 

Win an iPhone 7 with Ziffit.com

Win an iPhone 7 with Ziffit.com

Fancy getting your hands on a shiny new iPhone 7? Well, we can make it happen. Submit a trade via our app before midnight Christmas Eve and you could be the lucky winner! 

The iPhone 7 has been dubbed Apple’s best performing phone ever, with an improved battery life, immersive speakers and the brightest, most colourful iPhone screen display. It’s also splash and water-resistant! Perfect for capturing the key-life moments of 2017.

Now is the time to declutter and start turning in your unwanted CDs, DVDs, games and books into cash and maybe a new phone to show off to all of your mates!

Download our free app using the links below:

 

Download the Ziffit.com app here Download Ziffit app from the App Store here

Here’s the small print:

  1. Eligibility for Participation: The Contest is only open to individuals (referred to as “Participants”) Participants must be (i) a resident of the United Kingdom and (ii) over 18 years of age. Participants will only be entered into the contest once and are only allowed to win a prize of an iPhone 7 once. Ziffit employees and their immediate family are not permitted to enter the Prize Draw.

  2. Access to Contest: The Participants will be entered into the prize draw if they submit a trade on the Ziffit.com app between 09:00 16 Dec ‘16 and 00:01 25 Dec ’16 and items are received by Ziffit.com before 23.59 21 Jan ‘17

  3. Ziffit does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry. Entries must not be sent through agents or third parties. Late or incomplete trades will not be accepted. Any trades made by a person found to be using multiple accounts to enter the Prize Draw will be ineligible.

  4. Winner is announced: Winner will be announced via email.

  5. The Prize: (phone used in image is for illustrative purposes only) The prize is a new iPhone 7 32GB handset in black worth £599. This prize cannot be transferred or exchanged. No cash alternative. The Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-negotiable. The promoter’s decision is final. Ziffit reserves the right to amend the prize or offer an alternative of equal or greater value.

  6. Selecting winners: Winner will be selected at random.

  7. If, for any reason, the Prize Draw is not capable of running as planned, as a result of any causes beyond the control of Ziffit which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Prize Draw, Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prize Draw and/or select winners from all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.

  8. Ziffit reserves the right to (i) withdraw the competition (ii) cancel or change the promotion, (iii) cancel or refuse any individual’s entry and (iv) amend these terms and conditions at any time if circumstances make this necessary.

  9. Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Participant it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Prize Draw; to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person or contestant.

  10. Ziffit is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Prize Draw or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Prize Draw. Ziffit is not responsible for any injury or damage to any Participant or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with this Prize Draw.

  11. Copyright: Upon submission, contest entries become the property of Ziffit and each Participant relinquishes any claims of ownership or rights therein upon submission of their entry into the Contest. Entries may be shared on the Ziffit social and email channels as part of the competition.

  12. This Prize Draw shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts

 

The Great British Christmas Declutter

The Great Christmas Declutter

 

Wasteful Brits purge homes of 66 million bin-bags of stuff in preparation for Christmas 

  • Our research finds a third of Brits clear out at Christmas to create space for new gifts
  • The UK receives 81 million unwanted presents each year
  • One in 10 of these gifts end up in landfill

The extent of Christmas waste is revealed, with the latest figures show UK households are set to clear out a massive 66 million bin-bags worth of stuff – and that’s just in preparation for the festive season.

We found that almost two-fifths (38%) of British households will roll up their sleeves for a pre-Christmas clear out, with a third (33%) of Brits confessing this is purely to create space for new gifts.

Despite purging their homes to make space, almost two-thirds of people surveyed are expecting to receive unwanted gifts that they will never use.

In fact, most Britons receive a total of 81 million unwanted presents annually, with each household receiving three on average. Shockingly, one in 10 of these will end up in landfill.

Perfume topped the list of gifts most likely to be re-gifted or thrown away, while clothing and gadgets came in at a close second and third respectively.

Christmas Gifts

Our eCommerce Director Paul Treanor said Ziffit said: “I was surprised to find out just how many unwanted presents Brits accumulate each year. It’s also astonishing to see that, as a nation, we get rid of such a huge amount in the run up to Christmas, only to make space for more unwelcome stuff.

“Encouragingly our research showed that the nation’s first port of call was to take unwanted gifts to a charity shop. However, a third of the people we surveyed admitted they put these presents away and forget about them, while shockingly one in 10 Brits simply throw unwelcome gifts in the bin.

“We know from our customers that unwanted gifts can, in fact, be a real lifeline for your finances, with plenty of money to be made from selling presents online – and keeping them out of landfill.”

* The survey commissioned by Ziffit.com surveyed 2000 people across the UK in November 2016


Here at Ziffit.com we make it easy to sell your unwanted books, CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays and games for cash!

Check out our free app (available in the App Store and Google Play) that scans bar codes and instantly offers the price for each item and shows the accumulated total for all items scanned.

Submit a trade on 4th December ’16 and earn an extra 10% cash on your trade. Simply use voucher XMAS10 before you complete your trade.

Your chance to DOUBLE YOUR CASH #DoubleUp

DoubleUp

Fancy doubling the cash you earn on your next trade? We can make it happen! With Christmas looming over us, there’s no better time to start trading in your unwanted CDs, DVDs, games and books with us. 

All you need to do is upload a photo of your trade to our Facebook page or post on Twitter using @ZIffit #DoubleUp and you could double your cash just in time for Christmas*!

Not on social media? No problem, you can also email your entry to competition@ziffit.com for your chance to win. Just use the subject line “Double Up Competition”.

Here’s the small print:

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully prior to participating in World of Buzz trading as Ziffit Prize Draw (the “Prize Draw”). By participating in the Prize Draw each participant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Terms and Conditions.
  • Eligibility for Participation: The Contest is only open to individuals (referred to as “Participants”) Participants must be (i) a resident of the United Kingdom and (ii) over 18 years of age. Participants will only be entered into the contest once and are only allowed to win a prize of a double cash once. Ziffit employees and their immediate family are not permitted to enter the Prize Draw.
  • Access to Contest: The Participants enter the Contest by submitting a photograph of their trade to Ziffit Ltd Facebook page, uploaded to Ziffit Ltd twitter or sent in an email to competition@ziffit.com along with a trade being submitted via the website or app and received by Ziffit Ltd.
  • Ziffit does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry.
  • Entries must not be sent through agents or third parties. Late or incomplete entries will not be accepted. Any entries made by a person found to be using multiple Facebook, Twitter or email accounts to enter the Prize Draws will be ineligible.
  • Photo entries must be made by 23.59 GMT on 03/12/2016. With the full trade received into Ziffit by 23.59 GMT on 17/12/2016.
  • Winner is announced: Those selected to win the prize will be informed on 20/12/2016. Winners of all prizes will be notified via Facebook, Twitter or email. If the winner cannot be contacted within 48 hours of the terms of the notification, another entry will be selected and the original winner will forfeit any prize.
  • The Prize: One customer only will receive double the value of the trade received into Ziffit. E.g. if trade value is equal to £25 the winner will receive £50 payment. This prize cannot be transferred or exchanged. The Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-negotiable. The promoter’s decision is final. Ziffit reserves the right to amend the prize or offer an alternative of equal or greater value.
  • Selecting winners: The winner will be selected at random by the Ziffit Jury. The Jury’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into in relation to this decision.
  • Contest organizer: The Contest is organized by Ziffit.
  • Ziffit is not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, stolen, illegible or incomplete entries. If, for any reason, the Prize Draw is not capable of running as planned, as a result of any causes beyond the control of Ziffit which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Prize Draw, Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prize Draw and/or select winners from all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.
  • Ziffit reserves the right to (i) withdraw the competition (ii) cancel or change the promotion, (iii) cancel or refuse any individual’s entry and (iv) amend these terms and conditions at any time if circumstances make this necessary.
  • Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Participant it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Prize Draw; to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person or contestant.
  • Ziffit is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Prize Draw or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Prize Draw. Ziffit is not responsible for any injury or damage to any Participant or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with this Prize Draw.
  • Copyright: Upon submission, contest entries become the property of Ziffit and each Participant relinquishes any claims of ownership or rights therein upon submission of their entry into the Contest. Entries may be shared on the Ziffit social and email channels as part of the competition.
  • This Prize Draw shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts

Sell your Harry Potter CDs, DVDs, games and books

Journey back to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Unless you’re a muggle who’s been living under a rock for the past few months, you may have noticed that the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is back on the big screen this week. That’s right, J. K. Rowling has written an entirely new screenplay dedicated to the life of writer and adventurer, Newt Scamander.  People are excited. And we are too.

Not much is known about the full story of the film, the Warner Brothers bosses have been very good at keeping schtum. But what we do know is that the story is set in New York in the mid 1920’s, where Scamander has just arrived after completing his trip around the world on the look-out for magical creatures. It is here that he meets muggle Jacob and all hell breaks loose. Okay, not hell – just a whole bunch of magical and dangerous beasts. Oh em gee, what would Hermione say? We don’t know for certain, but we think it will take more than a quick disarming spell to fix this one.

It is because of this exciting new film, that we’ve decided to take a look back over the Harry Potter phenomena from the past 15 years. A franchise that spans books, DVDs, CDs, Lego, theme parks, clothing and that’s just the tip of the magical iceberg, there is more merchandise than you can shake a replica phoenix feather wand at.

Before we get carried away with the excitement, let’s bring it back to the products we know most about here at Ziffit.com and the cash we’re offering for them*.

 

Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Book We’re currently offering £1.50 for this book… Got it on your shelf? Sent it in! ISBN: 9781408855652

We’re currently offering £1.50 for this book

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets DVD Sell this DVD now for £2 ISBN: 7321900588164

Sell this DVD now for £2

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban XBOX 360 Game We’ll buy this game for £3 ISBN: 5030930038236

We’ll buy this game for £3

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Trade this in for £15 ISBN: 9781855496774

Trade this CD in for £15

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix We’ll take this off your hands for £1 ISBN:5030930067076

We’ll take this DVD off your hands for £1

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince We’re offering £6 for this game ISBN: 5030930067076

We’re offering £6 for this game

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Trade it in for £1.50 ISBN: 9781408855713

Trade this book for £1.50

LEGO Harry Potter Years 5-7 (Xbox 360) We’ll buy this for £5 ISBN: 5051892051583

We’ll buy this game for £5

The Complete Harry Potter Film Music Collection CD Sell for £4 ISBN: 0738572138127

Sell CDs for £4

 

Trading in your used books, CDs, DVDs and games has never been easier. Simply download our app from the below and take 4 easy steps to earning cash for your used stuff.

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*Prices offered correct at time of send publication. Price per edition/version of item may vary. Prices based on ISBN numbers:
1. 9781408855652
2. 7321900588164
3. 5030930038236
4. 9781855496774
5. 5051892007641
6. 5030930067076
7. 9781408855713
8. 5051892051583
9. 0738572138127
  For full Ziffit terms and conditions please visit: https://www.ziffit.com/terms-of-use

Ziffit – #LookWhatIFound Competition Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully prior to participating in World of Buzz trading as Ziffit Prize Draw (the “Prize Draw”). By participating in the Prize Draw each participant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Terms and Conditions.

  1. Eligibility for Participation: The Contest is only open to individuals (referred to as “Participants”) Participants must be (i) a resident of the United Kingdom and (ii) over 18 years of age. Participants will only be entered into the contest once and are only allowed to win a prize of a Gift Set once. Ziffit employees and their immediate family are not permitted to enter the Prize Draw.
  2. Access to Contest: The Participants enter the Contest by submitting a photograph of themselves with a CD, DVD, Book or Game that they own to the Ziffit Ltd Facebook page or sent in an email to competition@ziffit.com. A purchase or transaction is not required to participate or win. Ziffit does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry. Entries must not be sent through agents or third parties. Late or incomplete entries will not be accepted. Any entries made by a person found to be using multiple Facebook/email accounts to enter the Prize Draws will be ineligible. Entries must be made by 23.59 GMT on 05/06/2016.
  3. Winner is announced: Those selected to win the prize will be informed on 08/06/2016. Winners of all prizes will be notified via Facebook or email. If the winner cannot be contacted within 48 hours of the terms of the notification, another entry will be selected and the original winner will forfeit any prize.
  4. The Prize: Three Gift Sets as curated by Ziffit for the winners. This prize cannot be transferred, exchanged and no cash alternative is available. The Prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-negotiable. There are no cash alternatives and the promoter’s decision is final. Ziffit reserves the right to amend the prize or offer an alternative of equal or greater value.
  5. Selecting winners: The winner will be selected at random by the Ziffit Jury. The Jury’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into in relation to this decision.
  6. Contest organizer: The Contest is organized by Ziffit.
  7. Ziffit is not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, stolen, illegible or incomplete entries. If, for any reason, the Prize Draw is not capable of running as planned, as a result of any causes beyond the control of Ziffit which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Prize Draw, Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Prize Draw and/or select winners from all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation.
  8. Ziffit reserves the right to (i) withdraw the competition (ii) cancel or change the promotion, (iii) cancel or refuse any individual’s entry and (iv) amend these terms and conditions at any time if circumstances make this necessary.
  9. Ziffit reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Participant it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Prize Draw; to be acting in violation of these Terms and Conditions; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person or contestant.
  10. Ziffit is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Prize Draw or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Prize Draw. Ziffit is not responsible for any injury or damage to any Participant or to any computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with this Prize Draw.
  11. Copyright: Upon submission, contest entries become the property of Ziffit and each Participant relinquishes any claims of ownership or rights therein upon submission of their entry into the Contest. Entries may be shared on the Ziffit social and email channels as part of the competition.
  12. This Prize Draw shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts

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Here at Ziffit.com we’re proud of our fast-service and simple payment methods. Trade in your unwanted CDs, DVDs, books and games online or by using our app and choose from 3 quick and easy ways to receive your money (and the option to donate to charity). Get cash for your stuff now.

Bank Transfer

Receive the money for your goods straight into your bank account. This would typically take 3-5 working days for it to be with you, once your items have been processed.

PayPal

This simple well-known method allows you to sign in to your PayPal account and receive payment for your unwanted CDs, DVDs, Books and Games in up to 3 days, after being processed.

Cheque

For those who don’t want to share their bank details online – this method is for you. It is a slightly slower method of payment and can take up to seven days for your cheque to arrive once your items have been processed.

Just Giving

Feeling charitable? Well this easy method allows you to donate the cash you earn from trading in your unwanted items to a wide range of charities on offer.

Fast Payment

 

 

Thinking about selling your unwanted stuff? Trading in your used Books, CD’s, DVD’s and games has never been easier. Simply download the Ziffit.com app from the below and take 4 easy steps to earning yourself some cash:

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