Auction Terms & Conditions Thank you for participating in our Online Auction Event
Outlined below are the Terms & Conditions of Sale. Please read them carefully. By placing a bid, you are acknowledging your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions
NOTE: THIS IS AN ONLINE AUCTION EVENT ONLY
Auction Closing Info: 1ST Lot will close at 6pm on the specified date of the auction. Each lot after, will close between 10-45 seconds depending on the auction. Unless a another bid is placed within the last 30 seconds and will renew for another 60 seconds and so forth until no more bids on that item happen.
Online Registration: All Online registrants must provide name, address, email address, phone number and valid credit card number in order to register. Note that the address on the registration must match the mailing address on file with your credit card company.
Payment: Payments will be made by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express ONLY. NO CASH will be accepted for this Auction. We will charge ALL CC on file at the end of the Auction. If the CC on file does not go through the day of the auction, You will need to contact us prior to Auction pickup to make payment
Non Payment: If you do not pay you will be placed on our prohibited list until taken care of. This will also be seen by any and all other Online Auction Site and Auctioneers that use the HiBid platform. So you may or may not be able to bid on any other HiBid Platform auctions until payment is taken care of and bidding restrictions are lifted.
Buyers Premium: A 15% Buyers Premium for Credit Cards… NO CASH or Checks for this auction
No Sales Tax collected for this auction
Winning Bidder Emails: At the conclusion of the auction the winning bidders will receive 2 emails. In these emails you will receive the invoices as stated. Also in the emails you will receive the link to schedule your appointment for pickup; which will have the full address and time slots that are available for this pickup.
Please only select 1 slot. Now the 1st email will be an unpaid invoice with the items that you have won. The 2nd will be the paid invoice after the Credit Cards are processed. Or a Payment Declined Email.
Bidders are responsible for checking their email account/s, If you do not receive any emails within an hour or so after the auction ended, please check your JUNK or SPAM mail for our Invoices or any other emails. They go there a lot especially for new bidders with us. IF still nothing give us email or call in the morning to see what is wrong.
Pickup Location will be in the Winning Bidders Email within the Appointment Scheduled Link.. You must click this link to schedule your appointment and get the address. No appoint, No pickup. If you do not pickup and no other arrangements have been made you will forfeit the payment and items..
Please make sure you schedule or CALL us prior to pickup to see how or what we can do to help..
Pickup for this auction is as stated on the Auction by Appointment ONLY and is ONE DAY only unless other arrangements are made prior to bidding. We will be there as long as needed for you to load your items.
Shipping Terms :
We will only Ship USPS Priority Mail or UPS for Tracking and Insurance reasons.
We will up the Insurance based on the items that you won. This is to protect you in case of any issues in transit. We will package the items the best we can but once the item leaves our hands there is nothing we can do. If there are any issues please let us know prior to bidding.
These Terms and Condition are binding and will not be changed without prior discussion. We do not send tracking or updated invoices once the shipping is completed
Shipping and Handling Charges:
All Item/s can be Shipped if Winning Bidder wants to pay for the item/s to be shipped.
Any larger items (such as Furniture pieces or larger equipment) will need to be shipped and scheduled by the winning bidder. We will assist the best we can for these items. But it is the Bidders responsibility to contact a mover or shipping company to pick up these items within 7 business days. Anything after may accrue storage charges or may be considered abandoned and disposed of.
Normal item/s to be shipped will have a Handling Fee of $5.00 1st Lot and $2.00 for each additional Lot Up to 20.00 per box Max, but WE also MAY NOT charge the full amount of Handling Fees at OUR discretion depending on the item/s.
We will ship all item/s after the auction pickup date within 5-7 business days.
All items that were won from Out of State Bidders will be processed automatically unless discussed prior and any local bidder that has CALLED or EMAILED us to request items to be shipped.. Any other person in the state of OHIO that does NOT call or email us or that does not pickup will be considered forfeited and/or abandoned.
Once the items are weighed and packaged we will then process the CC on file a second time for shipping, handling and insurance fees and ship the package the next day the USPS or UPS pickup.
BUYER/BIDDER BEWARE: By placing a bid, the bidder acknowledges that she/he has entered into this agreement as the result of a thorough reading and understanding the Terms and Conditions and inspection, or acknowledged opportunity to inspect the merchandise being purchased and that all merchandise is sold in an "AS-IS, WHERE-IS, and AS-INSPECTED" condition with any and all faults.
While descriptions are believed to be correct and accurate, the Auctioneer and the Seller make no warranties or guarantees, expressed or implied, as to the genuineness, authenticity or merchant-ability of, or defect in any item, and will not be held responsible for any discrepancies or inaccuracies. No warranties are made as to the merchant-ability of any item or their fitness for any purpose.
ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
It is understood and agreed that the Auctioneer is acting as an agent only and shall in no case whatsoever be held liable by either party for the performance of any term or covenant of this agreement or for damages for non-performance thereof. Purchaser does hereby indemnify and hold harmless Auctioneer, Auction Company and Seller from any and all damages and claims of any type whatsoever caused by the removal of the item(s) purchased. Please inspect the lot numbers and read the descriptions. You are bidding on the described item, always read the item description.
IMPORTANT! The Auctioneer will have the option of reselling, removing, storing or abandoning, at the expense and risk of the purchase, items not paid for and/or removed within the specific time. The buyer agrees to pay all deficiencies, legal, collection; transportation and storage expenses associated with delinquent accounts or abandoned items. Choose Wisely: We want everyone to get a good deal and most will. However, when you bid on the wrong item or decide an item is not suited for your intended use, our clients are not willing to assume the cost of your mistakes. When in doubt about condition, completeness or suitability for intended use, please bid accordingly. The Auctioneer reserves the right to add or remove items from the auction - split or combine lots - add minimum bids or reserve prices - cancel, suspend, extend or reschedule an individual item and or auction event - make changes to the auction closing times or inspection or removal times. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract and/or agreement, or breach thereof, shall be settled by the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Auctioneers and Sellers liability shall be limited to the refund of bidders purchase price.
The above-stated Terms & Conditions of Sale cannot be altered except in writing by The Auctioneer.
ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT US PRIOR TO BIDDING.
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