Update 12/1/10: BidMacs wrote to tell us that the “Accredited by the BBB & Audited” that we saw on a landing page for BidMacs.com was done by an affiliate marketer and they’ve since corrected this page.
Have you bid on www.BidMacs.com? It’s a 24/7 penny auction site with buy it now. At 3 am EST, this morning, BidMacs.com had about 32 active auctions: 2010-11-20_1643 Bidmacs.com Video Capture
The items that were being actively bid on early this morning included the following: $100 iTunes Card, Nintendo Wii, MacBook Pro, Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones which may have already received 6185 bids (that is if the start price was $0.) 16 GB iPad, Mac Mini, 11-inch Macbook air, 15-inch MacBook Pro, KitchenAid stand mixer valued at $499.98, a Mac laptop had over 24k bids, among others.
Currently, there are about 17 active auctions, with a few more coming up in the next few minutes. Items include a $50 California Pizza Kitchen Gift Card which seems to, that is if the price started at $0, have taken in 2,910 bids already. A MacBook pro 18,414 bids. $100 Costco Card: 1,411 bids
BidMacs.com lists the following address for correspondence:
1192 Draper Parkway #511
Draper, UT 84020
1192 Draper Parkway appears to be a UPS Store location.
Domain Registrant is hidden:
Domains by Proxy, Inc.
15111 N. Hayden Rd., Ste 160, PMB 353
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260
Domain Name: BIDMACS.COM
Created on: 28-Jul-10
Expires on: 28-Jul-11
Last Updated on: 03-Aug-10
|IP Location:||United States Orem Fibernet Corporation|
|Reverse IP:||1 website uses this address. (example: bidmacs.com)|
According to a landing page for BidMacs.com, http://www.savefunwin.com/index_v1.html, it states they’re “Honest. Trustworthy. Proven” and says they are “Better Business Bureau accredited and Independently audited.”
They seem to be located in Utah, but according to the Utah Better Business Bureau’s website, they’re not accredited.
1111 Draper Pkwy # 300 PMB
Draper, UT 84020-9089
The Shock Box LLC is a Delaware corporation registered in 2006.
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