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What are the best times to bid on DealDash?

Hello there DealDashers!  Time for my weekly blog posting to answer your questions.  One question we get regularly is “What are the best times to bid on DealDash”? 


The simple answer is there is no “Best Time” to bid on DealDash.  It is just that sometimes can be a little better than others.  There are a lot of things you have to look at here in figuring out what time to bid is to your best advantage.  But remember this does not guarantee a win. 


I will use myself for an example here.  I live in the Eastern Time  — Read full post


DealDash Auction Bidder Bios

see no, hear no, speak no evil Many of us shopping on DealDash are guilty of wanting to admonish someone in our bidder bio. Someone who is stomping bids all of the time or threatening everyone with their millions of bids or tons of money. We all want to say something witty and put them in their place. What I have found is that most of the people we are trying to reach with our “message” never even look at those little bios! They are the ones that are pressing that “bid button” like their life depends on it, never once actually logging in to the item  — Read full post

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Incentive to outbid other DealDash bidders

As a satisfied DealDash customer I just want to share a few thoughts about participating on this auction site.

For starters, I’d like to make reference to other bidders and the things I see bidders write in their bidder bio. Although some may be a veteran, disabled, unemployed, etc. will other bidders really cut them a break? Personally it gives ME more of an incentive to outbid them and win. After all, this is an auction, not a charity.

Furthermore, if you think “stomping” or “rapid fire bidding” is a useful strategy, check out the wins of other stompers. Usually  — Read full post


Out-of-Season Shopping on ~~~ No Way!

Okay, it’s November, and even in Florida, unless you have a heated swimming pool, the water is a bit nippy to actually go swimming.  So why would I bid on a swimming pool lounger on at this time of year?  If you have read any of my blogs, you must know that almost everything I bid on benefits a rescued cat or dog.

I have a 1 ½ year old female cat named Ricki (her sister’s name is Lucy by the way).  Ricki was one of my county shelter foster kittens.  She was, as they say in the business,   — Read full post

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New Bidder Tips for

Helpful DealDash TipsHello, fellow bidders.  Thought I would put my 2 cents worth in today.  I have read through most of the tips here and they are quite helpful, so sorry if I repeat anything that has already been said.

One of the first things I learned as a new bidder was to not go “click” crazy.  It is really easy to just keep bidding and not pay attention to how much you are actually spending.  Remember, your total cost of any item is the final sale price, plus the cost of each of the bids you just spent.  So, if you  — Read full post