Tag: online auctions

If you have items to sell — whether they’re quirky, quaint, chic or practical — you might want to sell through an online auction. If you do, check around to see how different sites operate. Learn about sellers’...

Online auctions offer you a chance to shop for everything from travel mugs to travel trailers. As you check out items, check out the auction site, too. Before you commit your money or personal information, get to know how the site and seller...

Penny auctions might be a fun way to try to get big ticket items at reduced prices. But in many ways, a penny auction is more like a lottery than a traditional online auction. In a penny auction, you have to pay to bid. Before you know it, you...

No matter the circumstances, don’t agree to deposit a check from a stranger and wire money back. If the check bounces, you’ll owe the bank any money you withdrew. The Bait: You get a response to your ad or online auction posting,...