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75 Minutos’ thorough reporters give us an up close and personal look into the daily lives of ordinary yet fascinating Spaniards. While “Del Campo a la mesa” explores the family dynamics and hardships that many Spanish farmers must endure in order to bring our food “From the Field to the Table,” “Gangas para ricos” [“Bargains for the Rich”] provides insight into Spain’s expanding market of secondhand goods, even among its upper classes.

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75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Watch as these wealthy folks search for extremely expensive "bargains" in clothes, cars, etc. Everything is relative!

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

"Zoquitos" is a network of local currency in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain with no physical bills or coins. It is based on bartering with the goal of promoting an economy that is more fair and supportive.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

"75 minutos" takes a look inside the home of an expatriate couple living in Spain where a large percentage of their belongings were acquired secondhand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Residents of Jerez de la Frontera, Spain continue to explain the nuances of buying and selling goods and services with their local currency, “zoquitos.”

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Residents of Jerez de la Frontera, Spain continue to explain the nuances of exchanging goods and services through the a network of "zoquitos," a kind of local currency. While it has not yet happened fully, some of them envision a day in which their community might live without money in the traditional sense.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Is it possible to find signature clothing, by designers, second hand? Are there bargains for rich people in Marbella? Of course there are!

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

This episode talks about the increasing client base for second hand stores in Spain and the fact that, while their former clientele was overwhelmingly foreign, Spanish people are increasingly open to the concept.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

When two Spanish women's employment situations change due to unexpected circumstances, they join together to open a new business which, in order to cut costs, they are furnishing and equipping with second hand goods.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

The owner of a recently-established bar talks about how he was able to cut costs by buying a lot of his supplies second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 10

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Seventy-five Minutes talks to some Spanish business owners who decided to start their businesses after winding up unemployed. On tighter budgets, they were able to save a lot of money by purchasing many of their supplies second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 11

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

These days, fewer new cars are sold and the second hand market is growing. Can bargains be found on luxury cars as well?

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 12

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain Andalusia

At the height of the twenty-first century, it has become increasingly fashionable in Andalusia, Spain, to exchange apartments or stores. Learn more about this phenomenon.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 13

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

The discussion about the growing trend of apartment-swapping in Spain continues.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 14

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Arancha, who works in a second hand clothing store, shares with us her passion for all things second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 15

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

In addition to saving people a lot of money, buying clothing second hand has become increasingly fashionable. From ski clothes, to military clothes to vintage and baby fashions, everything can be bought second hand.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 16

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain Andalusia

Some "second hand" clothing is actually not "second hand" at all- but rather donated with the labels intact out of the goodness of some donors' hearts. Learn about this and other aspects of Spain's thriving second hand clothing industry.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 17

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

75 Minutes takes us behind the scenes at a second hand clothing warehouse.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 18

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain

While new car sales have gone down in recent times, the same is not true of second hand automobiles, for which sales continue to increase.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 19

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Spain Andalusia

75 Minutes continues to explore the nuances of Spain's burgeoning second hand car market.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 20

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

Thanks to Spain's second hand market, many who could not previously afford such luxury items as boats can now have access to them.

75 minutos - Gangas para ricos - Part 21

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Spain

This finale to the series reiterates the extent to which "bargains" are a relative concept and can be found even on luxury items in Spain's thriving second hand market.

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