Penny Auction FAQs

Penny Auction FAQs 2014-09-26T10:07:13+00:00
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We’ve included a list of common questions about penny auctions and penny auction bidding.

Penny Auctions (6)

Where do I find the time when the auction is actually ending?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. This is a great question. Like many other traditional auctions, a penny auction does not an official end time. Rather, the first time that the clock approaches 0:00 is actually technically called the … Continue reading

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Are penny auctions scams?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. The question about whether or not penny auctions are scams is one of the most commonly asked questions about penny auctions that we’ve ever heard. In our opinion, penny auctions are NOT spams, … Continue reading

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Where do penny auctions get their merchandise from?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Penny auctions typically get their merchandise from the same places that most other retailers do. Penny auctions are able to sell merchandise at lower prices because they make their money on bid sales.

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How do penny auctions make money?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Penny auctions make their money by selling bid and bid packages. While they lose money on each auction, a successful penny auction makes it back plus some on the bid packages sales.

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How to win penny auctions?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Winning penny auctions takes a bit of strategy. As a new bidder it’s really important to do some homework before jumping into penny actions and having a bad experience. Some quick penny auction … Continue reading

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How do penny auctions work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Understanding how penny auctions work is pretty simple. Penny auctions are an online auction format where users have to pay to participate in auctions. This typically means that penny auction participants need to … Continue reading

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HappyBidDay FAQs (7)

Does HappyBidDay offer auto-bidding?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Auto-bidding on HappyBidDay BidRunner is the name of HappyBidDay’s auto-bid tool. BidRunner starts when a user enters in a ‘bid from’ (the price at which it will turn on) amount, a ‘bid to’ … Continue reading

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Where can I find HappyBidDay Reviews?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. First, there is a slideshare presentation of this HappyBidDay Review here: HappyBidDay Reviews from BestPennyAuctionSites Next, there is a Youtube Video review of happybidday available as well:

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How does HappyBidDay.com’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. HappyBidday offers Buy It auctions where auction losers can get all their lost bids (for a given auction) replenished if they choose to pay for the item at retail value.

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Does HappyBidDay offer a buy it feature?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Yes, HappyBidDay.com offers Buy It on almost every auction. HappyBidDay’s Buy It works like this- Let’s say you spend 300 bids on any given TV auction and lose. If you choose to the … Continue reading

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What are Happy Auctions?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. HappyBidDay offers Happy Auctions, a free-to-participate auction type. Basically, they give you tons of ‘Happy’ bids (free) which allow to to participate in their free auctions. In general, they only auction lower-end products … Continue reading

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How do I get free bids at HappyBidDay?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. HappyBidDay offers a number of different ways to get free bids. First, they give you a bunch of Happy Bids (50) when you sign-up. They also give you a pretty heavy discount on … Continue reading

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What are Happybidday Reserve Auctions?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Happy Bid Day now offers a new kind of auction, reserve auctions. Beezid.com has done something similar in the past so we wanted to take a close look at what these new auctions … Continue reading

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Zbiddy FAQs (4)

Does Zbiddy offer auto-bid software?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Auto-bidding on Zbiddy EZ-Buddy is the name of Zbiddy’s bidding tool. Simply set a start and stop price range and the number of bids to place and EZ-Buddy takes care of the rest. … Continue reading

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How does Zbiddy’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Zbiddy offers Buy It Now penny auctions where auction losers can apply the value of lost bids on any auctions towards purchasing the product for the stated retail value.

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What are some tips for bidding on Zbiddy?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Zbiddy provides a number of great tips for beginners. Some of the best are: Be patient and watch each auction and pay attention to bidder behavior (we actually recommend this for all penny … Continue reading

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Zbiddy free bids?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. As with any penny auction, bidders always want to know how to get free bids on Zbiddy. Here are a few ways we know of: Sign-up and get a free bids with your … Continue reading

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Beezid FAQs (2)

Does Beezid offer auto-bidding software?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Auto-bidding on Beezid AutoBeezid is the name of one of Beezid.com’s automated bidding tools. Like HappybidDay, AutoBeezid is started when a user enters in a ‘bid from’ (the price at which it will … Continue reading

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How does Beezid’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Beezid.com’s Buy It penny auctions allow penny auction losers to apply the value of lost bids on any auctions towards the purchase of the product for retail value.

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DealDash FAQs (9)

Does Deal dash offer auto-bid software?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Auto-bidding on DealDash BidBuddy is the name of DealDash’s auto-bidding tool. On DealDash, BidBuddy is initiated by entering the number of bids and hitting ‘start’ (no start and stop points are needed). The … Continue reading

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How does DealDash’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. DealDash has Buy It auctions where auction losers can get all their lost bids (for a given auction) replenished if they pay for the item at retail value.

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Sites Like Dealdash?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. We often get asked the question, “Which penny auctions sites are like DealDash?”. Our answer, Quibids! Why DealDash is Similar to Quibids Quibids offers an extremely high volume of penny auctions daily like … Continue reading

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DealDash Free Bids

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Let’s face it. DealDash is the monster penny auction that we all suspect it is. There’s a million things that we love about DealDash (free shipping, no jumper auctions, tons of product, etc.) … Continue reading

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BidCactus FAQs (2)

Does BidCactus offer auto-bidding?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Auto-bidding on BidCactus AutoBidder is the aptly-named auto bidding tool used on Bidcactus.com. AutoBidder can be set simply by determining the number of bids you want it to place for you. When it … Continue reading

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How does BidCactus’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. BidCactus offers Buy It auctions where any auction loser can apply the value of lost bids (on that auction) towards purchasing the product for retail value.

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OrangeBidz FAQs (6)

OrangeBidz.com Free Bids?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. OrangeBidz.com is stingy with free bids, just like Quibids is. Currently, you can get 2 free bids for signing-up at OrangeBidz but there are no coupon codes.

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How does OrangeBidz.com’s Buy It feature work?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. OrangeBidz.com offers Buy It auctions where auction losers can get all their lost bids (for a given auction) replenished if they choose to pay for the item at retail value. Since shipping is … Continue reading

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Does OrangeBidz offer auto-bidding software?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. AutoBidder is the name of OrangeBidz’s approved auto-bidding tool. AutoBidder is built into the website works like this: Set the range that you wish autobidder to bid for you Set max bids amount … Continue reading

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How do I search for an auction for a particular item on OrangeBidz?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. OrangeBidz does not have a great search utility. The only way to really find auctions is to scroll through the upcoming auctions.

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Bidz.com FAQs (3)

Is Bidz.com a penny auction?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Bidz.com is not a penny auction. While Bidz.com promotes huge savings similar to that of penny auctions, bidders are not required to pay for bids on this auction website. The end user only … Continue reading

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How much do bids cost on Bidz.com?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Bids do not cost anything on Bidz.com. Bidz is not a penny auction or pay-per-bid auction.

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How much is shipping on Bidz?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Bidz.com often offers free shipping on items over $59. Each auction page has shipping details on the auction page. Click the link and a pop-up window will display any shipping charges that apply.

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Madbid FAQs (4)

What are Madbid Credits?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Credits are the term which Madbid uses to describe what other penny auction websites call “Bids”. Each credit allows you to bid on an auction.

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Does Madbid.com offer auto-bidding software?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. Yes, Madbid has an auto-bidding feature like many other penny auctions. The bidder determines the parameters for bidding and the software takes care of the rest.

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What are Auto Top-Up Credits?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. MadBid has a somewhat dangerous feature, lol, where they will automatically add credits to your account (and bill your CC on file for it) when you deplete them. It’s a bit of a … Continue reading

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Where Does Madbid Operate and Ship To?

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Disclosure: We are compensated in some cases for promoting advertisers on this website. To view our review and advertising policy, click here. At the time of this post, Madbid is operating in and ships to the USA, United Kingdom (excluding the Channel Islands), the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Spain, Italy, France, Turkey, Canada (excluding the … Continue reading

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eBid FAQs (2)

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Bonanza FAQs (4)

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PulseTV FAQs (1)

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PoliceAuctions FAQ (6)

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LiveAuctioneers FAQs (5)

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Auction.com FAQ (5)

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eBay Faq (7)

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uBid FAQ (5)

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