well it is one of themost talked about option website in america.providing online consumers a way to bid on brand new products andsave money while they shop. right from the comfort of theirown homes. with us today, two ladies whoknow an awful lot about online auctions site shopping because,well, let’s just say they do lot of it.barbara sellers and roseanna heffernan.welcome ladies! good morning.good morning.
so, listen.i know that online shopping has just become wildly popular.what is it? is it the lower prices?is it the better deals that are encouraging more and more peopleto shop this way? i mean what are the advantages?well, it’s just a lot of fun! and it’s very convenient becauseyou don’t have to leave the comfort of your own home.which is fun for me! i love shopping in my pj’s.also, a great deal for people who are handicapped and the findit difficult to get out.
or live a lond distance from ashopping center. you know, how long have you allbeen using online auction sites and what are your favorite ones?so i know that you love deal dash.what about you? i absolutely love deal dash.i’ve tried multiple, just to check them out and see what’sout there but deal dash. they are fair, they’re arehonest. i get wonderful, wonderfulproducts at a great price. how easy is it though to maybecomplete the majority of our
holiday shopping using anauction style site to shop. you know, for me.i’d rather not go out there and get into traffic and use my gas.and try to find parking spots. i’d rather sit home and have acup of coffee, get online, do my shopping.it’s just absolutely wonderful. me too.because one of the wonderful things about shopping online isthat it’s really fast and easy to find exactly what you’relooking for. deal dash has a wonderfulvariety of items to shop for.
well, let’s get right into it.what kind of things have you all won?well, for instance. this camera that retails for$999. i got it for $18.30.$18.00? yes.oh my goodness! you also got the sim card and ialso got the camera case. the case came with it too.right. for the same $18?right. and now my next item is going tobe the zoom lens.
oh good for you!how about you, roseanna? well, i’ve won multiple things.i’ve won many tv’s, kitchen appliances, video games.i do all my christmas shopping online.but one of my favorite things actually that i use all the timeis this conair sound machine. as a post pardom nurse, i havebabies who sometimes who have to go into therapy.they’re not happy about that so this is something that reallysoothes the babies and that i use all the time.aw that’s wonderful.
these ladies were such successshoppers on deal dash that the creators said oh my goodnessthey are winning all these bids, we are going to be make themstars. they ended up using you all fora national television commercial, right?isn’t that fantastic? yes!yes! that’s amazing.so, what was it about? were you just winning bid afterbid after bid? not every bid but we certainlydid get our share.
i have won over a couple ofhundred auctions. (music)i got all this for less that $50 on dealdash.comhow about you barbara?well, the first 4 months, i won 104 auctions.because i tried other penny auction sites.but it soon became obvious to me that deal dash is by far thebest one. you know i have to tell youhonestly it does seem kind of a little too good to be true.to think that i could get say,
an ipad for $10.how is that possible? you have to be at the rightplace at the right time. you’ve got to get out there andbid. right.what happens if i’m shopping though and i don’t win the bid?well, as long as you shop for only the items that you wouldbuy anyway. like this gas car, that i gotfor 83 cents. this is a $50 gas card.i know i’m going to be buying gas so if i don’t win, i can buythe gas card and deal dash
always ships free of charge.even if you do a buy it now. so, i have nothing to lose.what kind of tips can you offer? strategies?anything you can give us so that we can now go out and win someauctions? one of the things, is deal dashhas a bid buddy with no limit. so you can put as many bids inthere as you want. you don’t have to sit there infront of your computer the whole time if you have something to doyou can put your bids in, you can go do something else andcome back and check your
auction.barbara you were so funny. you were like, yeah i put mybid in. i got out i mow the lawn, i washthe dishes and you can come back and check right?and see where you are? and it’s very easy to add morebids or subtract bids. if you see that probably don’twant to bid that much money or that many bids, you can cancelyour bids. and they go back into youraccount automatically. let me ask you real quick beforewe let you go.
the fair auction guarantee ondeal dash. what is that?well, the fair auction is if you are new to deal dash and you tryto win an auction and you don’t win.you can get your bids back and try again.oh that is terrific to know. so there are no losers on dealdash. only winners!i love it. i love to shop.obviously. so ladies thank you for stoppingby and giving me another way to
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