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Getting someone to end an auction early

Discussion in 'Ebay' started by tattoo, Dec 12, 2009.

  1. tattoo

    tattoo Regular Member

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    When you do this and they agree, what is the best way to actually do this? One time I did this, the lady put a Buy It Now on it, and someone immediately bought it before I got to it :)
     
  2. onizuka

    onizuka Regular Member

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    Some times it happens. I always try to get them to change the title some so it isn't as searchable.
     
  3. Bucks

    Bucks Registered Member

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    Thats just a chance you take when you make someone an offer. Im not sure if ebay still do it but there used to be a private auction feature. Where the seller will only allow certain bidder(s) to place a bid i believe

     
  4. TermsB

    TermsB Senior Member

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    Last I knew sellers had an option to close the auction early, it gives them a couple choices, one of them being to accept the current highest bidder.