The Risks of Online Auctions


Online auction websites have been around for a few years, and there are many different types of auctions and participants (both buyers and sellers). For example, maybe the website itself acquires the merchandise and puts it up for auction (usually purchasing the merchandise on a third-party website like Amazon, after the auction has ended), or […]

How to stop yourself from overbidding during online auctions


Participating in online auctions can be rewarding and fun, but it can also turn out very badly if you end up overbidding. In order to avoid feelings of shame and regret stemming from an overbidding episode, read along to understand some of the situations that may cause this kind of behavior, and what you can […]

The history of eBay

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eBay is the primary online auction website in the world (which has also since expanded into “buy it now” shopping as well), that continues to grow and thrive. In fact, eBay is one of the largest buying and selling networks on the internet, where customers can buy and sell just about anything. As the 20th […]

How to be a successful eBay seller and auctioneer


You’ve probably heard stories about people making money by selling or auctioning things on the website eBay. Whether they do it to just make some extra cash on the side or whether they have turned their eBay selling and auctioning in to a full one at-home business, this is definitely a new trend. If you’re […]

Are you addicted to online auctions?


Can you be addicted to online auctions? The answer is yes, you can. More and more people have been coming forward to talk about their addictions to online auction websites like eBay. Although being addicted to online auctions is not a physical addiction like being addicted to drugs or alcohol, it is a compulsion that […]