Getting Started with BidFTA Online Auctions

Welcome to the exciting world of BidFTA Online Auctions, where the thrill of finding amazing deals meets the convenience of shopping from your home. If you're new to online auctions or BidFTA, this guide will walk you through the essentials to get you started on your bidding journey.

Why BidFTA Online Auctions? It’s Not Too Good to Be True

At BidFTA, we believe in transparency, customer satisfaction, and offering outstanding value. Unlike traditional retail or e-commerce shopping, auctions provide a dynamic and engaging way to shop, ensuring you get the chance to secure deals that are hard to believe but absolutely real. Whether you're looking for electronics, furniture, collectibles, or everyday items, BidFTA offers a vast selection with the potential for significant savings.

How to Get Started

Step 1- Create an Account: Your first step is to sign up for a BidFTA account. This process is straightforward: visit this link , click on the 'Register' button under the “New Customer” section, and enter your details. You'll need to provide some basic information to set up your account, ensuring a secure and personalized bidding experience.


Step 2 - Verify your email address: Once you submit your profile you will be prompted to verify your email address. Once completed you are then able to log in and move onto step #3.

Step 3 - Add a Payment Method: To participate in auctions, you'll need to add a payment method to our secure site. We accept various forms of payment, ensuring flexibility and convenience. Simply navigate to “My Account” > “My Cards” to update your payment method. Don’t worry, your card will only be charged when you win an auction item.


Step 4 - Browse Auctions: While you can scroll all available auctions, we recommend using the filters to narrow down your search. What makes BidFTA different is our in-person pick up. Using our filters you are able to filter to only the locations in your area. You can also filter out by each product condition.


Step 5 - Start Bidding and Winning: Now that you have an established account and understand how to filter for items near you, it’s time to start bidding!

Want more information on BidFTA and Online Auctions? Here is a quick look into how our auctions work:

Auctions run for a limited time only: Most auctions last for approximately three days, giving you ample time to browse, bid, and revise your bids on items of interest. Add items of interest to your watch list and check back frequently, so you never miss the chance to be the winning bidder!

Location pick up: After winning an item, you'll pick it up at a designated location. We provide detailed information on where and when to collect your items, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free experience.

Bidding Styles: Familiarize yourself with the different bidding styles at BidFTA, from traditional incremental bidding to more strategic approaches. Understanding these styles can enhance your bidding strategy and increase your chances of winning. Learn more about this and other best practices here.

Filters: Use our robust filtering tools to navigate the wide array of items available. Whether you're looking for specific items, brands, or pick up dates, our filters can help you find exactly what you're looking for quickly and efficiently.

Fees Associated + Rules and Guidelines

While bidding can lead to great deals, it's important to be aware of any associated fees and our product conditions. We strive for transparency, so all fees are clearly outlined on our website. For detailed information, please visit our terms & conditions to see all policies.