Where an item is being sold within a Standard Auction as well as a Buy Now, if someone bids rather than offers the ‘Buy Now’ price, the Buy Now option disappears, and the item reverts to a standard auction.
You will then have to wait for the auction to end or bid higher if subsequent bids come in, to win the item. Therefore, if you are prepared to bid as much as the Buy Now price, it is advisable to use the Buy Now option.
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What if my bid was the same as the winning bid?
Bid Increment – How does it work?
I have won an item but I no longer want to buy it. What should I do?