How to Bid Online
Simple and easy. All you need is an internet connection and follow these easy steps.
Find Your Item
From the homepage (or in the auction calendar or via the search facility), click the name of the auction/asset in which you are interested.
You are now on the Auction Details page.
Click "Lot Catalog" on the right-hand side of the page. You are now on the Lot Catalog page.
Find and click on an item on which you want to place a bid. You are now on the Asset Detail page.
Enter a bid price and click "Bid now".
Agree to Terms
The first time you place an online bid at a sale, you will need to -
Agree to the Sale-Specific terms and conditions
Create an account (if you are not already logged in or do not already have one)
Enter a valid credit card if prompted. NOTE: Your card will not be charged, but an amount (displayed on that page) will be held for a period of several days to a month, as determined by your bank. This authorized amount is used to confirm your address, the validity of the card, and is used as a deposit in cases of last resort.
Each time you place an online bid, you must -
Review it, enter your account password, and submit it. Bids are not placed until they are submitted from this page. NOTE: Some items have reserve prices.
After placing the bid, read the Comment on the "Bid and Offer Submission Status" page to know if the bid is higher than the reserve. Items lower than the reserve may not be sold.
Bids are not accepted until you complete this step.
The My Account section contains information on the assets on which you are watching and bidding.
Go-Dove.com has several advanced features to help you bid quickly and remain informed. These include searching and sorting, customized equipment watch lists, and bid histories.
Buying Tools - Bid Manager
After adding assets to your Bid Manager from the Asset Detail page - Click "My Bid Manager" in the top menu. The Bid Manger shows the items on which you bid, the current price, whether you are the high bidder, the reserve status, and more. This page also shows the lots you have marked to "Watch", allowing you to keep up to date with the items/auctions progress.
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- Glossary of Auction Terms
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