I started selling The Big Issue at the start of the year, and Iím really enjoying it... Best job ever!

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29 October 2020

Chris C

I love the job Ė I enjoy meeting people, and Iím great at calling out to people.

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15 October 2020

Chris V

On pitch I am very loud. I tell people knock‑knock jokes and make up songs. I am a really hard worker and I also have a pamphlet run.

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29 September 2020


Selling The Big Issue is my first job. It helps that I get to work my own hours, and I use the money to pay bills.

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15 September 2020

Scott W

I have a lot of regular customers, and a few people who are really close with the support theyíve given.

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31 August 2020

Peter H

I havenít really thought about the future. Iíll stick to selling The Big Issue and see what happens. I just take it day by day

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17 August 2020

Jason L

I was looking for work when my support worker suggested I give The Big Issue a go. I liked it; I started selling well very quickly.

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4 August 2020


I have work that I love, and heaps of really great friends around me to share food and a laugh with.

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13 July 2020


Working on the streets, while there might be very rarely unpleasant experiences, it reaffirms that weíre basically a good speciesĖweíre okay as humans

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25 June 2020


Peter and I have sold together at the same pitch. Itís good to have that support, and itís nice to have the company.

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11 June 2020

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As a vendor of The Big Issue magazine, you buy magazines for $4.50 each and sell them for $9 each, which puts cash in your pocket to help make ends meet. To find out more or to refer someone, please contact the vendor support team in your local state.

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