Auction Terms & Conditions Thank you for participating in Strawser Auction Group’s Online Auctions. It is important that you familiarize yourself with the terms and conditions as all sales are final and irrevocable. The terms of sale are non-negotiable.
--- BIDDERS PACKET: All bidders who have registered for the online auction can view copies of the terms on the specific Auction Detail Page.
--- ONLINE REGISTRATION: Registration for this auction (online) finalizes each bidder's agreement to the terms and conditions of sale which are incorporated by reference into your bidding. Do not bid until you have read the terms and conditions.
There is no fee to register but a valid credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover only) will be required to verify identity. By bidding you are representing to Strawser Auction Group and the Seller that you have read and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions for this sale as stated herein. If you do not agree with any of the terms and conditions stated, DO NOT BID as you will be bound by those terms and conditions.
--- CONDUCT OF THE AUCTION: The Seller and selling agents reserve the right to preclude any person from bidding if there is any question as to the person's identity, credentials, validity of the credit card, fitness to bid, financial ability to buy, etc. All decisions of the Auctioneer are final. THE SALE WILL BE CONTROLLED BY THE AUCTIONFLEX/BIDOPIA SOFTWARE. Strawser Auction Group is not responsible for malfunctions or system errors which cause a bid or bidder to fail to be recognized or registered. If there is a dispute, the Auctioneer may re-open the bidding at the Auctioneer's sole discretion and shall serve as the sole arbiter as to who is or is not allowed to bid. Seller reserves the right to cancel or withdraw any personal property item at any time and approve all final bids.
--- BIDDING: Bidding starts at the nominal Opening Bid(s) indicated and is open to all who registered and are approved by the way of verified identity and credit card information. Internet pre-bidding is available prior to the auction. Online bidding and live in-person bidding will be offered during the live auction starting at 10:00 AM EDT Saturday July 9th, 2022. The last bid shall be made final. The Bidder is responsible for knowing which item he is bidding on. Auctioneer cannot honor “mistakes”.
--- AGENCY DISCLOSURE & GENERAL OFFICE POLICIES: Strawser Auction Group represents the Sellers only and does not inspect merchandise on bidder's behalf.
--- DISCLAIMER & ABSENCE OF WARRANTIES: All items are sold "AS IS, WHERE IS" basis. PLEASE NOTE: Some coins may have a grade on the package or in the listing/lot title, This grade IS NOT to be relied upon, unless the grade is by a Certified Grading Company. Some grading companies do not guarantee their grades. Therefore, bidders should educate themselves about legitimate vs illegitimate grading services. Many times a seller will give his opinion on the condition and many times it is not correct. Please use good judgment or call with questions. No Returns!
No warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, concerning the Personal Property, its condition, or the condition of any other components on the Personal Property, is made by the Seller or Strawser Auction Group. The information contained online or in the catalog is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Seller or Strawser Auction Group. Each potential bidder is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations, inquiries, and due diligence concerning the personal property.
--- BUYER'S PREMIUM: A Buyer's Premium of 10% will be added to an online winning bid and included in the total purchase price in addition to any applicable sales tax AND a 3% credit card surcharge. There is no Buyer's Premium for in-person attendees.
--- PAYMENT: The Credit Card that you have on file when you registered for this auction WILL BE BILLED FOR YOUR INVOICE UP TO $999.00 IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE AUCTION. Invoices of $1,000.00 OR MORE WILL BE PAYABLE BY CASH OR WIRE TRANSFER ONLY. ALL INVOICES MUST BE PAID WITHIN 48 HRS OF CLOSE OF AUCTION OR WILL BE SUBJECT TO LATE FEES. Contact email@example.com for bank wire instructions. *A $25 service fee will be charged to any account whose credit card on file is declined for any reason. Shipping charges are separate and the shipper will contact you for payment.
--- EXECUTION OF WINNING BID: Within 48 hours of the close of the auction, the Buyer will be contacted by the Auction Company via email with their invoice copy showing a listing of items won at auction.
--- SHIPPING/ PICK-UP/REMOVAL/FEES: Packing, shipping, and insurance is the responsibility of the buyer. Paid items must be removed from the auction facility within seven (7) days. It will be up to the buyer to determine if there are any shipping regulations for any item(s) purchased, and the buyer is responsible for any shipping regulation requirements. No refunds will be allowed for any item(s) that cannot be shipped due to said regulations.
REGARDING THE SHIPMENT OF YOUR ITEMS: if the auctioneer determines that it is something we can ship to you we will do so (*we will not ship large or very heavy shipments, or high dollar items that would require insurance), and this will be done per the auctioneer's discretion. Once we determine the shipping charges the amount will be added to your invoice and processed to your card on file. If we cannot ship it, it will be sent with our shipper which is Pakmail (firstname.lastname@example.org) (we are limited to one shipper as our other shipper cannot insure coins). Once Pakmail has your items packaged they will send you an invoice via email and this can be paid through Paypal**please note: Pakmail does not have access to your credit card information on file, payment for shipping is separate and billed through the shipper. For those of you who want to pick up your items, you can do so BY APPOINTMENT ONLY by contacting Mr.Strawser - email@example.com. Please let us know as soon as possible if you want to pick up your items so they aren't sent with the shipper.
The location of pick up is at our office @ 200 N Main St. Wolcottville IN and is BY APPT ONLY. **PICK UP IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. THE AUCTION ITEMS ARE NOT STORED AT THIS LOCATION THEREFORE AN APPOINTMENT IS NEEDED IN ORDER FOR YOUR ITEMS TO BE BROUGHT TO THE OFFICE FOR PICK UP. If you show up without an appointment, your items WILL NOT be here.
Online purchasers who wish to pick up their items must do so within seven (7) days and can do so by contacting Mr. Strawser, firstname.lastname@example.org, to make an appointment . **PICK UPS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. THE AUCTION ITEMS ARE NOT STORED AT THIS LOCATION THEREFORE AN APPOINTMENT IS NEEDED IN ORDER FOR YOUR ITEMS TO BE BROUGHT IN FOR PICK UP. If you show up without an appointment, your items WILL NOT be here.
The location of pick up unless otherwise notified is at our office: 200 N Main St Wolcottville, IN - BY APPT ONLY.
If the winning bidder cannot pick-up the items on the above allotted dates and times, there will be a $25 fee charged for a Strawser Auction Group member to meet the winning bidder on a different date and time.
Paid items must be removed from the auction facility within seven (7) days. After seven (7) days, any item(s) remaining at the auction facility will be placed in storage. Fee for storage will be $10 per day, per item. If item(s) remains in storage for more than 60 days it shall become the property of Strawser Auction Group.
--- DEFAULT: If the winning bidder refuses or fails to complete the transaction for ANY reason (including, but not limited to, remitting the total purchase amount, or arranging pickup of the item), Buyer shall relinquish ANY right to complete the transaction and shall have no rights or interest in the property, as well as forfeit all deposit monies as liquidated damages to Seller. PLEASE BE ADVISED: Various state statutes give Seller the right to pursue legal action against bidders who refuse to complete transactions. This may include (but is not limited to) suit to compel completion of the sale, and/or criminal charges of fraud or other intentional act.
--- AUCTIONEER RIGHTS: Auctioneer Reserves the right to make changes to an auction, to split or combine lots, cancel, suspend or extend the auction event.
--- DISPUTES: If any dispute arises concerning any part of the online auction process, payment of items, quality, quantity of merchandise being sold or if an item has been paid for by a buyer and then the item is no longer available for buyer to obtain. The auctioneer has final say so on resolving said dispute and auctioneer may elect to refund to the buyer their total funds used to purchase said items as resolving the dispute. If the auctioneer elects to refund buyer their money, buyer herein agrees that this will terminate all said buyer's rights to any future claims against Strawser Auction Group and the seller concerning this matter.
YOU ARE ENTERING INTO A BINDING CONTRACT. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR BID CANCELLATIONS. THE REGISTERED BIDDER IS PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE, LEGALLY AND FINANCIALLY, FOR ALL AUCTION ITEMS BID UPON WHETHER REPRESENTING ONE'S SELF OR ACTING AS AN AGENT. AN ONLINE BID ACCEPTED AT PUBLIC AUCTION IS A LEGAL AND BINDING CONTRACT TO PURCHASE. ANY BIDDER WHO FAILS TO CONSUMMATE A PURCHASE WILL BE BANNED FROM BIDDING AT ALL FUTURE SELLER AUCTION EVENTS AND MAY BE PURSUED FOR CIVIL AND/OR CRIMINAL VIOLATIONS.
STATEMENTS MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER WILL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER PREVIOUS PRINTED MATERIALS OR ANY PREVIOUS ORAL STATEMENTS
Strawser Auction Group
200 North Main Street (office only)
PO Box 332
Wolcottville, IN 46795-0332
Seller User Terms
Bidder User Terms