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Someone contacted after auction ended making an offer

(4 Posts)
moominliz Thu 27-Sep-12 18:35:54

The item (a bundle of clothes) I was selling didn't get any bids however seconds after it finished someone sent me a message asking how much I'd take for the bundle with postage. Postage was offered on the auction and the start price was quite reasonable.
I'm a bit confused as to why they didn't bid if they wanted it! Is this just someone being cheeky trying to get a bargain, should I ignore them?

DanyTargaryen Thu 27-Sep-12 18:37:32

Maybe they discovered your auction in the final seconds and missed chance to bid?

fergoose Thu 27-Sep-12 18:38:00

If you want to sell to them tell them you will relist and they can bid - or if you want you can relist and add a buy it now price.

moominliz Thu 27-Sep-12 19:17:24

Thanks, hadn't really thought of those things, I think I'm getting a bit sceptical of ebay and assuming the worst when I shouldn't! :-)

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