1. 1. Full payment shall be made on the designated pick up date and time noted on the auction listing. We accept cash or card only (Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover). We do NOT accept checks! Any item that is not paid and picked up by the close of the designated pick up hours will be deemed forfeited and that account will be permanently banned from our site.
2. All sales are subject to Indiana State Sales Tax (7%). If a buyer is tax exempt, form ST-105 from Indiana Dept of Revenue must be filled out a time of pick up or buyer will be charged tax.
3. 3. 15% buyers premium will be added to all purchases.
4. 4. All items are sold AS IS. No warranties. The descriptions of items on the catalog or advertising are believed to be correct however, neither those descriptions nor any oral statement made by the auction company concerning any item shall be construed as a warranty either expressed or implied. All items are sold “As is where is with all faults”. No refunds, adjustments, returns, charge-backs or disputes will be allowed.
5. 5. Removal of items is as advertised on each auction listing. Buyer is responsible for removal of their own items. Bidder agrees to pay any applicable storage charges assessed by auction company on any item(s) not removed by the deadline, or forfeit merchandise entirely, if premises are not available after designated removal period.
6. 6. Earls Auction reserves the right to resell any items not paid for in full or any items that were not removed by the designated removal date listed on the auction listing. We do NOT store items as we do NOT have space to do so.
7. 7. Earls Auction reserves the right to reopen, extend and/or cancel any bid in the case of system failure or technical difficulties. Neither Earls Auction or the company providing the software shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the proper function of the software for any reason. Earls Auction also reserves the right to reject any bid at their discretion. Out of state bidders who register will be denied as we do not offer any shipping.
8. 8. Earls Auction assumes no liability for your purchases. The buyer assumes liability and agrees to hold Earls Auction Company and seller harmless from any future claims that pertains to items purchased. Earls Auction is not responsible for the correct description, authenticity or defects on any lot/items and makes no guarantees or warranty. All items are being sold as is.
9. Items in boxes have NOT been opened and examined to assess for all parts/pieces/damages. Please do not bid on items in boxes if you are not willing to take the risk of an item being damaged/missing pieces, etc. No refunds will be given – bid accordingly.
10. Bidder agrees, upon registration, to these terms and conditioners. By placing a bid, the bidder signifies that they have read and understand these terms and conditions and agree to abide by the. Registering and placing a bid will count as an electronic signature of agreement to these terms and conditions. No refunds, disputes or chargebacks will be allowed.
11. To protect our sellers and buyers, ALL first time bidders will be required to complete a one time 2 step verification in order to get registered. What this means: upon registration you will be prompted to enter in your phone number to verify your information. Follow the prompts on the screen to be sent a verification code via text to validate your phone number and create your account. This is a ONE time process, and will occur the first you register.
12. Auto/Max bid feature: Auto bidding option makes bidding more convenient by allowing you to enter in your maximum bid amount that you are willing to bid on an item (not including buyers premium or tax). Other bidders do not have access to see your auto bid amount. Your auto bid will not “jump” to the max amount unless another bidder already has an auto in place when you enter yours. Otherwise, the auto bid will increment only with other competing bids until the item closes. In the case of tie bids, or if 2 auto bids are entered as the same amount, the bid that was placed first will be given precedence and be the winning bidder.