We rely on advertising to keep the lights on.

Please consider adding us to your whitelist.



Advanced search

This topic is for users to discuss eBay, not for advertising eBay items. If you are a small business you can advertise here

Reserve not met help!

(2 Posts)
PenguinBear Sat 02-Mar-13 16:01:23

If you're the highest bidder but the reserve is not met, is there a way for the buyer to offer it to you at a lower price within the sale or would it have to be a Seperate transaction?

Are you legally bound in the same way?

E.g. If the sale ends and the item is unsold due to not reaching the reserve, if the seller contacts you and offers it at the max you bid, you can refuse cant you?

lljkk Sat 02-Mar-13 16:19:59

yes of course you can refuse.
A lot of transactions are completed off Ebay, though,seller avoids FVF so they feel they still got a good deal. That's what seller may be suggesting.

Ask seller to relist thru Ebay if you want Buyer protection.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now