Auction Terms & Conditions All individuals registering for the auction must provide proper and complete online registration to bid. Any fields not filled in or information that cannot be verified may result in the inability for you to be in volved in the bidding process. All bidders must be 18 years of age or older to bid. By registering for an auction or placing a bid you agree to be bound by all of the Terms & Conditions outlined and presented herein and any other announced Terms & Conditions of auction or rules of this site.
ALL ITEMS ARE SOLD AS IS, WHERE IS. ALL SALES ARE FINAL! repeating ALL ITEMS ARE SOLD AS IS, WHERE IS. ALL SALES ARE FINAL! All items should be considered untested unless otherwise noted. There are no returns, exchanges, buybacks or refunds. Bidder waves their right to a charge back and agrees that they will not charge back on any credit/debit card purchases.
All auction purchases will be charged to the verified credit card used for registration AT THE CLOSE OF THE AUCTION. If you want to use a different payment method other than the credit card used for registration you must notify Massey Auction Service Inc. prior to bidding to recieve approval. All puchases made with alternative payment methods must be paid in full within 12 hours of the close of the auction. After that time if payment is still pending the purchases will then be charged to the verified credit card used for registration. All items must be paid for in full prior to pick up. If payment is withheld or there is a failure to pick up purchases at the designated times Massey Auction Service Inc. reserves the right to terminate your online bidding privileges.
Payment methods are CASH, VISA, MASTERCARD, & DISCOVER. All invoices will include a 10% buyers premium added to the bidders total winning bids amount. . If paying by credit or debit card. The card being used and drivers license of the card holder must match.
Due to recent changes in the shipping processes there have been changes made to Massey Auction Service Inc. terms & conditions involving shipping & handling. Massey Auction Service Inc. will not pack and ship small items under $100 dollars that will not fit in a flat rate shipping box/container. Massey Auction Service Inc. will not initiate or orchestrate packing or shipping of larger items such as furniture. The shipping, packing & handling of these larger items will be the sole responsibility of the buyer. All scheduled pick ups by buyer cotracted 3rd party shippers will need to be scheduled through, and are subject to, the availability of the Massey Auction Service Inc. staff & facility. All 3rd party shippers must present a copy of the paid invoice in order for Massey Auction Service Inc. to release any purhases. Any international shipping arrangements need to be dicussed prior to purchase
If shipping is available on an item that has been purchased at auction the BUYER will need to call Massey Auction Service Inc at 314-517-1488 the day after the Auction ends between 9am - 2 pm to notify Massey Auction Service Inc. that shipping is needed. The buyer will need to have a valid credit card availible to pay for that shipping. All shipping & handling fees will be seperate from the auction purchase invoice.If UPS is being used for shipping Massey Auction Service Inc. will deliver the purchase to the UPS store. The UPS store will then contact the buyer and arrange packing and shipping. Massey Auction Service in no way declares, estimates, implies or guarantees the costs, limitations, requirements and/or conditions related to the shipping of any purchases through UPS. Massey Auction Service Inc. is in no way responsible for losses and/or damages as a result of the shipping and packing process. It is the sole nresponsibility of the buyer to arrange, contract and pay for the moving of larger items or any purchases that require a freight pick up or any other form of crating or shipping through any 3rd party packer or mover. It is the sole responsability of the buyer to arrange pick ups within 7 working days of the close of the auction from which the purchase was made. These pick ups must be scheduled ahead of time with Massey Auction Service Inc. Any items left on the premises after 7 working days of purchase will become the property of Massey Auction Service Inc. Massey Auction Service Inc. is not responsible for delays resulting from or associated with any aspect of the shipping process. The buyer will negotiate/discuss any problems with shipping with the selected agent and/or business used. Massey Auction Service Inc. WILL NOT ISSUE ANY REFUNDS DUE TO THE HIGH COSTS OF SHIPPING. Shipping and handling is an important part of any on line purchase and should be investigated fully before a purchase has been made. Please contact us with any questions about shipping & handling prior to bidding.
It is the bidders responsibility to determine the condition, age, genuineness, value, and any other determinative factor. All descriptions & photos are offered as a guide only. Do not rely only on photos to make any buying decisions. Be sure to read descriptions and preview all items personally on preview day or make arrangements to do so with Massey Auction Service Inc.
All persons attending the exhibition, preview, auction, sale, or that are involved with the pick up and/or removal of merchandise from any location involved with the auction process assume all risk and liability resulting from damage and/or injury to persons and/or property and specifically release and indemnify Massey Auction Service Inc.or masseyauctionservice.com and all of their Officers, Sellers, Employees, Agents and Assigns from any liability of any kind.
Massey Auction Service Inc. may add or withdraw any item/items at any point during the auction process.
Massey Auction Service Inc. reserves the right to refuse to issue a buyers number to any person and/or persons. All bidders agree to provide any information and/or identification requested to complete the registration process including but not limited to photocopies of drivers license and credit cards. Credit and/or debit cards being used in the registration and payment process must match in name and identity to the valid drivers license of the buyer.
All items must be removed during the defined dates and times designated for auction pick up. Failure to pick up and/or pay for the items purchased shall result in the items being deemed abandoned and the buyer will lose all rights, title, and/or interest in these.
During the Auction you can check the status of your bid at anytime. Note that no bids can be withdrawn after the auction for any reason.
Bidding is similiar to that of ebay type auctions it is recommend that all bidders include their maximum bid when placing any online bids. If you place a maximum bid the software will play out the bids as you would at a live auction and only uses the funds required to beat out other bidders using the prescribed bid increments. If two people place the same bid amount the first bid placed wins that amount.
On the day of the auction closing, the first item will begin to close at 6:00 PM CST and an item will close every 10 seconds there after. The closing time of each lot will be automatically extended an additional 2 minutes whenever a bid is placed within the last 2 minutes of that lot closing.
Massey Auction Service Inc. reserves the right to cancel, suspend, extend, reschedule individual items or auction events and make changes to auction closing times.
Server & Software Technical Issues can happen: If for any reason the system goes down or there are any technical difficulties related to the server, software or any other online auction related technologies, Massey Auction Service Inc. reserves the right to extend, delay, suspend and/or reschedule the bidding process. Neither the company providing the software nor Massey Auction Service Inc. shall be held responsible for any missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason.
Massey Auction Service Inc. will be collecting all applicable and/or required Missouri sales tax on all internet sales. Any registered bidders with a sales tax exempt status or that have a valid sales tax permit must provide Massey Auction Service Inc. with copies of all permits and/or documentation prior to any bidding or they will be charged Missouri sales tax. Any Missouri sales tax that has been collected will not be refunded. All tax exempt documentation submitted must be in the name of the business, DBA or person that is registering to bid.
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