Bidding: You must be signed in to your account on www.ctbids.com to
place a bid. Our auction site is designed to replicate a live auction.
When bids are placed near the close of an item, extra time is added to
allow all bidders a chance to win the item. If identical bids are placed
on an item, the first person to place their bid will be awarded the
item if it is the high bid. You can also preset your high bid and the
system will bid for you automatically and incrementally up to your
All items with no reserve start bidding at $1.00! Higher
end items may have reserve prices. Pick-up: Thursday, April 2nd from
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in Chicopee, Ma 01020.
Welcome to CTBids! If you are new to our site, you will need to register
to place a bid. To register, click the Registration button in the menu
bar at the top and type in all required information. Then you may sign
in and bid. If you have any difficulty registering, logging in, or
placing bids, please contact the site administrator at
email@example.com or call 844-4BIDHELP (844-424-3435). For all
other questions feel free to contact Chris at
firstname.lastname@example.org or text/call at (954) 627-4470.
Bidding: You must be signed in to your account to place a bid. Our
auction site is designed to replicate a live auction. When bids are
placed near the close of an item, extra time is added to allow all
bidders a chance to win the item. If identical bids are placed on an
item, the first person to place their bid will be awarded the item if it
is the high bid. You can also preset your high bid and the system will
bid for you automatically and incrementally up to your maximum.
Payment: Payment is due upon receipt of invoice and must be paid by
Wednesday, April 1st at 12:00 pm EST. To pay your invoice, log into your
account on CTBids and locate your unpaid invoice under the My Account
screen. Click "checkout". Then click the button at the top to pay via
PayPal. You may pay with a PayPal account or with a debit/credit card as
a PayPal guest. Please do NOT pay with a linked checking account,
"eCheck," or money loaded into your account, as those methods of payment
can delay the processing of funds past our payment deadline. *If you do
not receive a copy of your invoice, please follow the payment
instructions above to access and pay your invoice. Please call to
discuss any payment-related concerns before the payment deadline.
Pick-up: Thursday, April 2nd from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in Chicopee, Ma 01020
The full address for pick-up will be on winning bidd
invoices. You MUST bring all necessary help, vehicles, materials, etc.
for lifting and loading won items.
Shipping: If you require
shipping, please email email@example.com. Shipping is
available at buyer's expense with prior consent from seller. A $5-$25
handling fee will be applied based on the size and packaging
requirements needed to ship the item. We use USPS Priority. You may be
required to set up your own shipping through a carrier such as UPS or
FedEx. You will receive a seperate invoice with shipping costs.
Depending on the size of the sale and amount of shipping, it could be
7-10 days before you receive your shipping invoice. Please see our Terms
& Conditions on the listing below.
Terms: All items are sold
AS IS WHERE IS. No refunds or returns. All sales are final. Placing a
bid is an agreement to purchase and a winning bid is a contract between
you and the seller. All items not picked up during the scheduled pick-up
time will be considered abandoned and will be donated or resold with no
refund. Non-payment of your invoice by the payment deadline or
non-attendance at the pick-up may result in bidder account suspension.
For full Terms & Conditions, please see the listing below.
Terms & Conditions:
Placing a bid is an agreement to purchase. If you win, you must
pick up your item(s) or make shipping/delivery arrangements.
If you default on your purchase, your bidding privileges will be revoked
permanently. Do not bid if you do not plan to purchase.
If you bid, you MUST get your purchases on the scheduled pick-up day.
Bring necessary tools and help for picking up large items.
Loading assistance is NOT available. We will NOT be able to lift or
carry your items beyond the sale table. Don’t forget tools, dollies,
Invoices are emailed to winning bidders once
the sale has completely closed. Full payment is due upon receipt of
To make your payment: log into CTBids, visit
the My Account screen and locate your unpaid invoice. Click "checkout"
and then click the PayPal button at the top. You can pay via a PayPal
account or on PayPal as a 'guest' with a major credit/debit card.
If we do not hear from you by the payment deadline, your items will
be resold and your bidding privileges may be suspended.
SHIPPING: see above.
Full address will be provided on winning bidders' invoices.
All items not picked up during the scheduled pick-up time will
be considered abandoned and will be donated or resold. If items are
transported to a different location due to failure to pick up during the
scheduled pick up time, a $20 per lot transportation/loading fee will
be applied. If you win a lot which includes multiple items, you must
take all items in the lot – you cannot pick and choose which ones to
A 15% Buyer's Premium and Sales Tax will be added to the final bid amount when invoiced.
We have made every effort to describe lot items as accurately as
possible. Expect normal signs of wear associated with antiques,
vintage, and used items. We do not list every flaw. All items are sold
AS IS WHERE IS. No refunds or returns. Caring Transitions does not
guarantee the working order of any clock, watch, electronic or
mechanical device. Dimensions given may be approximate.