SeatGeek allows you to simply resell tickets, switch them to pals
SeatGeek has made a reputation for itself with its cellular app, which helps you to snap up tickets for sporting occasions, live shows and the like, whereas additionally supplying you with a view of your seat. However beginning at this time, it’s also possible to use the brand new SeatGeek Market to resell tickets with out a lot fuss. You simply want to tug a PDF of your ticket onto your SeatGeek account web page and the service will seize all the related occasion particulars for you. The corporate additionally makes use of its pricing knowledge to recommend a possible worth on your ticket that’ll get you the most effective return. Funds are dealt with utilizing Venmo, which suggests you will not have to surrender your checking account particulars to SeatGeek, and the corporate takes a 15 % minimize from the sale. It’s also possible to switch tickets to pals from SeatGeek’s cellular apps and cost them on the similar time (there isn’t any transaction charge for pal transfers).
In fact, ticket reselling is not something new — providers like StubHub have been doing it for years. However additionally they require you to plug in ticket particulars manually, which could be a headache for some potential sellers. As co-founder Jack Groetzinger tells us, SeatGeek is aiming to streamline the method of ticket reselling, simply because it did for ticket shopping for. At this level, you will have to make use of the SeatGeek web site on a desktop to listing tickets, however ultimately the corporate goals to convey the method utterly over to its cellular apps.