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What do you get when you combine the excitement of a penny auction, the great deals on fashion found on a site like Zulily or Hautelook, and the deal section of Groupon and combine them? I think you would get something a lot like this new deal site launched by CEO and founder of popular […] Read More

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Have you ever purchased discounted bid packs on If you've visited that website you will have seen that the penny auction site is frequently advertised there. Penny Auction Central is said to be owned by Monika Barnes an ex-Penny Auction Watch forum member who has gone around for years talking down about me and this site. […] Read More

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Recently a famous penny auction bidder aka the unstoppable "powerbidder," Gary, known in the penny auction world as realbidtowin stopped back on the Penny Auction Watch to say hello. Realbidtowin is special because not only was he able to build a famous reputation in the penny auction world, he was also one of our very first Penny […] Read More


Anyone remember highest unique and lowest unique bid penny auction sites? Not many of the sites that offered this entertainment shopping model are around today. If you liked unique bid auctions and miss them, you may want to check out DidaBid says they're a California based company that offers a twist on penny auctions […] Read More

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Penny auction enthusiast? Check out this paper published in the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration The Scholarly Commons Articles and Chapters School of Hotel Administration Collection 2013 entitled Shopping, Gambling or Shambling? Penny Auctions By Stacey G. Robinson - East Carolina University, Michael D. Giebelhausen - Cornell University and June Cotte - Western University […] Read More


Shane Marcus, founder of the brand new - soon to launch penny auction for worldwide travel deals, recently e-mailed to let us know about his new site. PennyVacay will launch on July 1. This new bidding site will offer vacation packages, and have the "first of its kind" reward and loyalty program built into the […] Read More

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What have your bidding experiences been on One Penny Auction Watch member tells us that she is still owed 5 items dating back to January 27 of this year.  That's over 5 months now! Did you know that there's actually a law regarding how fast a company ships to a consumer? Check this out, […] Read More

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The following article is a guest contribution submitted to us by a reader.  The Penny Auction Industry will always be suspected of shady dealings. In the history of penny auctions never once has any site owner said, "My site runs shills and bots." (Editor's note, except for our "Shillo site" and the few penny auction […] Read More

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