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Old 02-06-2007, 04:53 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Pepper View Post
Can you set up the Hammersnipe so it will "one up a bid" in your favor? Example will it bid $1.00 more than the last so you can win the bid.
That would totally defeat the purpose of using a bid sniper.

Just set it for the max you are willing to pay. You can link auctions together so if you win one, it will cancel the other snipes.

This is all to prevent bid wars. ANYTIME you have bid up on an auction is a time you have wasted money.

Granted, when I SELL, I always start auctions at 1 CENT to promote bid wars. Yes, that is hypocritical, but I want to save money, and make money at the same time.

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