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The allure of online shopping is not lost on a majority of people, as about 1.66 billion people worldwide buy goods online. Buying items from the comfort of your own home is not only for the casual online shopper. Online auctions are becoming popular to buyers of all kinds. While there are many advantages to an online auction, we outlined the four major benefits of bidding through technology.


Save Time & Money


Because your travel time is nonexistent, you won’t have to worry about taking time off of work or spending your weekends on the road. No traveling means no money spent on gas and money saved by not putting unnecessary miles on your vehicle.


Comparing & Research


Backes Auctioneers typically has our online auctions open up a week in advance to bidding. What this means for you, is that you have time to research the items you have interest in purchasing. You have the ability to compare different models and years of equipment in order to see what would best meet your needs. You can research the items to determine how much you are willing to bid come game time. This is a great way to organize your purchases and get the best deals!




While there is a specific time frame in which you place your bid online, you have the flexibility to bid on items 24/7 during that time. You can place a bid while you’re at home sipping a cup of coffee or even while you’re sitting in a car wash. At Backes Auctioneers, we want to make getting your desired items as easy as possible. You can even contact us online with your questions for a fast response.


Choices Galore


As an online bidder, you are able to view hundreds of different items in minutes. You can personalize what items you are seeking out in the search bar to get the exact item your business needs. This is an incredibly more personalized approach than a live auction where you may have to wait through items you aren’t interested in at the time.


As we discussed, there are tremendous benefits to participating in an online auction. Make the process simpler with a safe and trusted business. See our upcoming online auctions for your next big steal.



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