Bidding Tips

HOW QUICKLY DO AMAZON PRICES CHANGE?

HOW QUICKLY DO AMAZON PRICES CHANGE? Just today I won something for the holidays in my ShadowBid account that is an amazing example of how quickly the prices change at Amazon. A couple of weeks ago I placed a bid on some holiday decorations that were $95 at the time. I actually didn’t expect the…

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OTHER SELLERS AND YOUR AMAZON BID

OTHER SELLERS AND YOUR AMAZON BID We recently had a ShadowBid user write to us to ask why her bid had not purchased when she could see that the price was below her bid of $10 Awesomely, this was a bid for wireless Nintendo controllers, which I would also love! But more important than how…

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SHOES CHANGE PRICE!

SHOES CHANGE PRICE! There are some people who know that shoe prices are inherently volatile, and some people have no idea. Whether you knew this before or not, most people don’t know the best way to take advantage of this volatility. In this piece you will see a few examples of massive changes in shoe…

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PRICING A BID

PRICING A BID Choosing a bid price is an important detail …If you bid too low, you will probably never win the product. Also, your bid price only represents your max. Most likely, the price will fall below your bid and you will save even more money! There will always be stories of people who…

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HOW TO BID

HOW TO BID ONCE YOU HAVE FOUND THE ITEM YOU WANT TO BUY, IT’S TIME TO PLACE A BID. As you can see in the picture, it’s a simple process with only a few choices. In this example with the Vizio 4k 50″ tv, the current price is $722.77, but we think it will drop…

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ITEMS TO BID ON

ITEMS TO BID ON Hello ShadowBidders, We get a lot of questions about what other users are bidding on, and what we ourselves bid on. This will be the first in a continuously updated stream of bidding ideas. Most people initially assume that ShadowBid is only for bidding on expensive luxury items. But actually, it…

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