Last week we had a very interesting customer service call that lasted around 40mins (our customer service line is a Freephone so it was fine). In this call, the customer was talking about his missing treasure box, and how he won it but it has not been delivered. After explaining that the treasure box is not an actual physical box, the customer sounded dis-heartened and sad, until we eventually figured out it was a Mystery Box he was missing! (more…)
Back in 2008, the founder of MadBid was determined to enter the already controversial shopping market of penny auctions; however the vision he had was something entirely different to the unpredictable and unclear functions of many penny auctions. So let's have a look at the why this question keeps creeping up, does madbid scam you. (more…)
With Christmas out of the way and New Year well on its way, let’s have a look at the top products selling on MadBid. With all the cool new smartphones on the market it’s not surprising that the auctions have been filled with bidders trying to get their hands on the latest models. In all this rustle and bustle of bids and autobids, we have seen an increase in the closing price of auctions which at some points were not as low as we would like our auction winners to enjoy them. To ensure there are enough smartphones for all,...
Did you know that each Wednesday it's a party here at MadBid? Yeah, the Surprise Wednesdays at MadBid! All your Christmases are coming at once with a whole host of surprises. Every Wednesday on the MadBid site you can find a selection of limited time only products that are going under the hammer. We are not talking about filling your Christmas stocking with a bar of Toblerone: there's some high ticket prizes to be won in auctions! (more…)
Is your Christmas shopping list getting out of control? Are you trying to save money but can't find a good bargain and time is running out? Are your kids pestering you to get a game console but it's just too expensive? Well, your friends here at MadBid can help you in your quest for the perfect present at very attractive prices. (more…)