Question: Can A Seller See Your Maximum Bid?

Can the seller see my highest bid?

No, sellers cannot see your max bid.

Only you and eBay know what your max bid is.

Whenever you win and the next highest bidder values the item within an increment of what you value it at (not that big a coincidence) you will pay your full maximum.

Ties go to the earlier bid..

Can a seller retract a bid?

Sellers can cancel bids for a few reasons, including but not limited to the following: The buyer requests you cancel the bid. The item is no longer fit or available for sale. You made an error in your listing.

Can I see who’s bidding on my item?

Anyone can see “the bids” by going to the Bid History Page (click on the # of bids on the main Listing Page for the auction).

Can a seller cancel a winning bid on eBay?

Sellers are allowed to cancel bids for ANY reason. eBay will not do anything about it. The seller may have looked at your ‘Feedback left for others’ and decided they’d prefer to sell to another buyer.

Do eBay sellers bid up their own items?

sellers can’t bid on their own auctions because ebay blocks them from doing so. as they consider the accounts linked. all bidders are anonymous (masked id’s). bidders can use proxy bidding, which automatically bids for them.

Can anyone see your maximum bid on eBay?

No one can see your maximum bid. … If you think others can see your max bid, look at the bidding history for any auction. No ones max bid is ever shown. Not to the seller and not to other bidders.

Can I sell to highest bidder if reserve not met?

If the reserve price is not met, the seller is not required to sell the item, even to the highest bidder. Some buyers dislike reserve prices as they reduce the chance of them getting bargain deals.

How do you find out who is bidding against you on eBay?

Click the Advanced Search link, which you can find next to the Search box that appears on almost every eBay page. In the Search links area on the left, click the Items by Bidder link. Enter the user ID of the bidder you want to check out.

How do you retract a bid?

If you need to cancel a bid:Go to Canceling bids placed on your listing – opens in new window or tab.Enter the item number, the username of the member whose bid you’re canceling, and the reason you’re canceling the bid.Select cancel bid.

What happens if you win a bid on eBay and don’t want it?

Sellers can only cancel a bid while the auction is still running, not after. Chances are the seller has filed an Unpaid Item Dispute (UID) so they can get their fees credited. If you do not pay for the shoes, you will receive an unpaid item strike. One strike will not affect your ability to buy on eBay.

Why does eBay show 2 bids?

Probably a case of a buyer not neccessarily being around at the closing stages of the auction to outbid anyone. So that second bid is likely the most that buyer will pay for the item.

Can I bid on my own item?

Seller rules: Sellers can’t bid on their own listings. Friends and people you know who’d like to buy your items may do so as long as they use a fixed price option like Buy It Now. Bidding on your item for any other reason isn’t permitted.