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Old 01-29-2009, 05:57 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Swoopo - eBay's (more) evil twin

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Ya, while you can get a good deal, you can easily spend alot more than you might want on an item. Thats how they make their money though..
Yea..you might get the item cheap but if you don't win you lose money. And either way it goes they make a profit. Seriously, like I seen a wii going for $50...might see like they are losing money BUTTTT: It cost $0.75 to make a bid that increases the price by $0.15 so that $50.00 is really 333 $0.15 bids...coming to them making --- $249.75 plus the $50 it sold for, and shipping...so they make profit on these things


not a bad thing to try..but at $0.75 a bid it seems to risky when you won't 100% win the item
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