CHAPTER TWO ESTATE SALES (CHAPTER TWO) Terms and Conditions
Thank you for registering with Chapter Two. Please read the following Terms and Conditions very carefully. You will find a link at the bottom of the page, which will take you to the registration form. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Buyer "Contract" Agreement. Bids placed on the CHAPTER TWO website is an actual contract between you and Chapter Two. You are responsible for paying all amounts due to CHAPTER TWO. PLEASE DO NOT BID IF YOU ARE NOT ABLE TO PICK UP AND PAY FOR YOUR ITEM(S) WON DURING THE SPECIFIED TIME FOR EACH AUCTION.
You also agree that you are at least 18 years old and are able to enter into a legally binding contract.
You agree that you will pay for all items won during each auction.
You agree not to alter or tamper with the bidding process or the pricing of any items in each auction.
Internet Bidding. Items will begin to close at a rate of 3 items per minute on the scheduled date and start time of the online sale closing period. The items will close in the order listed on the website. All online sales will feature an automatic extension system. If an item receives a bid within the last 3 minutes, the close time will be extended by another 3 minutes from the time the bid is placed. The time will continue to be extended with each newly placed bid and the item will not close until the specified minutes have elapsed with no additional bid activity. On the last day of the sale the system will show exactly how much time is remaining. VERY IMPORTANT; Be certain to continue to hit the refresh link. As time expires this will be the only way to view the most current bid.
Bidding Instructions. Please contact us if you need assistance with the bidding process. You can also select the link above to read the bidding instructions in greater detail.
Payment. We accept cash, checks, and credit card payments. Payment is due in full at the time of pickup. Pickup times will be noted on each auction. Note: A 3% premium will be added to all credit card purchases to help us offset credit card fees we incur.
Item Descriptions. All items are described to the best of our ability and sold "AS IS". In the case of faults; chips, cracks, general damage, etc., CHAPTER TWO does its best to describe the fault within the description. CHAPTER TWO does not assume that our assessment of condition will be the same as yours. Most of the items CHAPTER TWO sells are antique, vintage, and/or used. CHAPTER TWO will not list every flaw associated with each item as these are to be expected. CHAPTER TWO offers a public preview for the purpose of providing you the opportunity to see items in person before placing a bid. If you are unsure of an item's condition make arrangements to attend the preview and bid accordingly.
Limited Liability. You agree and understand that CHAPTER TWO is not responsible for worked performed or errors of CHAPTER TWO or other carriers in packing or shipping of purchased items, whether or not such carrier is endorsed by CHAPTER TWO.
Sales Tax. All sales are subject to various state sales tax laws. Tax exempt users must provide Vendors license information (state and license #) upon registration. After receipt by CHAPTER TWO, you are not required to send tax exempt information for future sales unless requested by CHAPTER TWO.
Standard Shipping. If you would like to request to have an item shipped, please reply to the email invoice you receive following the sale close with your shipping request. You will be billed the actual shipping costs plus corresponding handling charges with a minimum charge of $7.00 plus an additional charge of $3.00 for each additional lot. A revised invoice with shipping and handling charges will be included with your order. CHAPTER TWO will use reasonable efforts to ship the merchandise within ten (5) business days after payment is received.
Non-Payment. Items not paid for in accordance with the Terms and Conditions will be forfeited. CHAPTER TWO may, at its discretion, resell the items or donate the items to a charity of CHAPTER TWO's selection. CHAPTER TWO may also report your account to collections for the combined total of the original invoice amount and any moving or storage fees.
Failure to Pick-Up. I f you do not pickup any items within 7 business days from the close of bidding CHAPTER TWO may, at its discretion, resell the items or donate the items to a charity of CHAPTER TWO's selection. CHAPTER TWO may also report your account to collections for the combined total of the original invoice amount and any moving or storage fees.
Governing Law. You agree that any claim or dispute you may have against CHAPTER TWO must be resolved exclusively by a state or federal court located in Hamilton County, Ohio.
By clicking "CONTINUE TO SIGN-UP" I agree that I have read and accepted the terms and conditions above and that I am at least 18 years old.