What You Need to Know: Buying from Slattery Auctions

You’ve surely noticed the fact that most auction centers are now offering sales, the question is, can you still get a bargain? And how does the whole process work? Recently I picked up a couple of items from Slattery Auctions, so stick with me while I step you through how that played out. Continue Reading »


How To: Buying a Laptop at Online Auction

I hate buying technology, not because I don’t like cool new gadgets and useful tools for the workplace, it’s just the cost. Actually, to be truthful it’s not the cost, it’s the money I loose as soon as I walk out the door with my shiny piece of new technology. Whether it’s Harvey Norman, Dick Smith or any retail shop, the fact is as soon as you have got out the door with that new laptop it’s value has plummeted. Continue Reading »


How To: Bargain Hunting at Online Car Auctions

Recently online car auctions have been gaining in popularity with both of the major Australian car auctioneers, who run regular in-house weekly auctions, now offering online bidding systems to the public. There are many others too. So, how to get a bargain set of wheels? Lets explore how. Continue Reading »


How to Sell on Ebay – Tips for Selling Success

Selling on Ebay is really pretty straightforward, a few clicks, fill in some boxes, a couple of selections and kaboom your item is listed for sale on one of the worlds most popular marketplaces. As simple as it is, there are still plenty of tips and things to watch out for when selling on eBay that could help increase the interest in your item and its final sale price. Continue Reading »


Australian Online Auction Sites (like eBay)

The sites presented here, offer ‘Consumer to Consumer’ auction sites like eBay, e.g. where individual sellers can list goods for sale. Whilst none of these sites come close to having the mass of eBay, it’s worth remembering that eBay has been online for over a decade while most of these sites are less than 2 or 3 years old and are solely Australian focused. Continue Reading »


Making Money on Ebay – Easy as Cleaning up the House

There are several easy ways to make yourself some extra money via auction websites. One of the first ways is to start cleaning your house from top to bottom and finding all those things that have been collecting dust for years. At the same time as removing clutter and unused items from your house you’ll be working towards turning them into cash. Continue Reading »