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MadBid.com has taken the penny auction industry by storm. While we see a lot of no-name penny auctions come-and-go, MadBid caught us by surprise and has grown to running penny auctions in the USA and Worldwide.
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Competition Level: Low to Medium
Madbid coupon codes: None at this time
Free bids at sign-up: 0
Other ways to get free bids: Daily Activity Credits. Free bids for logging in daily.
As we mentioned, Madbid has come out of nowhere to become one of the larger penny auction website. While MadBid is not as large as Quibids of DealDash, it does have a lot of similarities to HappyBidDay and other similar-sized penny auctions.
Madbid Auction Features
Credits: Madbid’s terminology for ‘bids’.
Earned Discounts: Madbid uses the term ‘earned discounts’ to describe the fact that lost auction credits (bids placed without a win) can be ‘cashed in’ toward items in their ‘Earned Discount Shop’.
Auto Top-Up Credits: Madbid feature where they automatically add credits (bd packages) to your account when your account gets below a certain amount (optional)
Auto bid: Similar to other penny auction websites, auto-bid allows you to set rules which the system will follow to bid on your behalf.
Auction Win Limits: Win limits are in place on MadBid like many other sites.
Common Madbid Auctions
Gift cards (There are always a TON of gift cards up for auction on this site)
Household items, including small appliances like toasters, etc.
Different types of Ipods, headphones, and other personal electronics
High auction volume!
Madbid Shipping and Fees
For the most part, MadBid does not offer free shipping (aside from periodic special offers). Auction shipping costs are clearly labeled on each auction page under ‘Auction Information’.
Is MadBid A Scam?
Madbid, like many other penny auctions, has a variety of mixed online reviews. We feel that their policies are clearly stated and have no reason to believe them to be a scam. Read consumer reviews at the bottom of this page.
MadBid Pros and Cons
Pros… Earned discounts, great product selection, stability (they are established and unlikely to disappear as do some small penny auctions).
Cons… Shipping costs are a bit on the high side.
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Feb 21, 2017
by Jean-François Dumont on Madbid
Website no longer exists.
Just a quick message to let everyone know that this website no longer exists.