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function get_style21970 () { return "none"; } function end21970_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid21970').style.display = get_style21970(); } Note this screenshot from penny auction bidding site Bidideal.com. It’s a screenshot capture of the homepage of Bidideal with their slider, this page states “The Sydney Morning Herald – See what the media has to say,” “Online auction website advertising […] Read more


function get_style21827 () { return "none"; } function end21827_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid21827').style.display = get_style21827(); } Have you bid on Bidders Paradise aka Bp8.hk? BiddersParadise – Would You Bid On a Hong Kong Owned Penny Auction? The Hong Kong based penny auction that raised red flags with us here at Penny Auction Watch since early last year […] Read more

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function get_style21369 () { return "none"; } function end21369_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid21369').style.display = get_style21369(); } Is this penny auction legit?   Maybe the name says it all… Right now on LazyBids.com there are 63 items all actively ending here in under  1 minute. There appears to be bidders on each item. Leading bidders usernames: krazytj, SteveOOOO2, […] Read more

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function get_style20980 () { return "none"; } function end20980_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid20980').style.display = get_style20980(); } We’re hoping BidTastik’s makeover includes shipping items owed to bidders. Early in January a Penny Auction Watch member wrote us to ask if we had heard whether or not other bidders were not receiving items from the penny auction site […] Read more

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function get_style20834 () { return "none"; } function end20834_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid20834').style.display = get_style20834(); } “You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.” -Abraham Lincoln Just a few days ago we received the following e-mail […] Read more


function get_style20796 () { return "none"; } function end20796_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid20796').style.display = get_style20796(); } A few months back we made a very interesting discovery about the penny auction site Ziinga.co.uk, a very disturbing finding that seems to suggest a correlation between the site and the site’s management/development company, evidence which we believe appears to […] Read more


function get_style20742 () { return "none"; } function end20742_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid20742').style.display = get_style20742(); } If you can’t already tell, I’m frustrated. I was frustrated when I started this site back in ’09 after I had what I thought was a pretty good experience on a site that actually did shill bid, then I was […] Read more


function get_style20556 () { return "none"; } function end20556_ () { document.getElementById('epicycloid20556').style.display = get_style20556(); } Did you bid on the penny auctions at TheBidShak.com? A few months back I personally purchased bids and tested out TheBidShak.com. I won a few gift cards and still had bids remaining in my account. I was surprised to find […] Read more