TERMS & CONDITIONS:
All questions regarding this auction should be directed to Wardlow Auctions, Inc. Any member of our staff would be happy to answer your questions and make this an enjoyable auction experience for you.
Wardlow Auctions, Inc.
3600 Chamberlain Ln., Suite 222
Louisville, KY 40241
Office: (502) 489-5515
Auctioneers: Matt Woods, Caitlin Wardlow
PLEASE READ; DIFFERENT BIDDING PROCESS:
Bidding ends Monday, December 5, 2022, beginning at 3:00pm. This auction will be simulcast on our website and with LiveAuctioneers.com, closing consecutively, one lot at a time. This auction will have a different bidding process with LiveAuctioneers.com simulcast bidding such as an in-person auction. Please see the "Close of Bidding" paragraph below for more details.
Online bidding is offered as a courtesy. The Auctioneers, Wardlow Auctions, Inc., Seller, and the Internet and Software Providers do not guarantee or warrant the online bidding procedure and/or system to operate without interruption or malfunction, and shall not be held responsible in the event of such.
Close of Bidding: The bidding will begin to close at 3:00 PM (Eastern time zone), Monday, December 5, 2022 EST. The closing of items will be consecutively, one lot at a time. Auction will be simulcast on LiveAuctioneers.com with incoming competing bids accepted from both Wardlowauc.com and Liveauctioneers.com. Bidding procedure will closely replicate an in-person event with bidding period extended and terminated at the discretion of the auctioneer. Auctioneer at his, or her, sole discretion reserves the right to declare an item sold once bidding has ended on one website. For example, if the auctioneer if does not receive or advance additional bid due to a simulcast glitch, the auctioneer may deem the item sold for previous bid.
Inspection: All rugs are staying on location at Frances Lee Jasper Oriental Rugs and can be viewed any time during normal business hours which are Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. They are located at 1330 Bardstown Rd., Louisville, KY 40204.
Pickup Information: NOTE: There will NOT be a cashier onsite at Francis Lee Jasper Oriental Rugs adn there for all purchases must be paid for prior to pickup. This can be done by paying online through your invoice, calling Wardlow Auction to pay over the phone, or coming to the Wardlow Auctions office to pay in person. All purchases can be picked up at Frances Lee Jasper Oriental Rugs at 1330 Bardstown Rd., 40204, on Wednesday, December 7 and Saturday, December 10, during the store's business hours of 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Due to the nature of this auction, there will not be a SignUp Genius for pickups. If you fail to pick up your items, you may be charged a $20 rescheduling fee. In the event that extenuating circumstances prohibit you from picking up on Thursday or Saturday, please email Caitlin at email@example.com. Please read Abandonment of Property Due to Failure to Pick Up further in the terms for additional information.
Items are sold “as is - where is” with no guarantees or warranties. It is the Bidders responsibility to inspect the items and research any and all descriptions and information to their complete and full satisfaction prior to bidding. All sales are final.
Buyer’s Premium: A 10% buyer’s premium will be added to the winning bid of each item to determine the final selling price.
Payment Terms: NOTE: There will NOT be a cashier onsite at Francis Lee Jasper Oriental Rugs adn there for all purchases must be paid for prior to pickup. This can be done by paying online through your invoice, calling Wardlow Auction to pay over the phone, or coming to the Wardlow Auctions office to pay in person. All items must be paid for in full prior to removal and not later than 4:30 pm on Saturday, December 10, 2022. Payment may be made by cash, credit card, good personal check, Official Bank Check, or bank certified check. All purchases over $1,000 must be paid for by cash, credit card, Official Bank Check, or bank certified check; personal checks will not be accepted. Most buyers choose to pay for their items when they pick them up. However, you can also click “Pay Invoice Now” when you receive your invoice and complete payment online. If you fail to pick up your items, we will go ahead and charge your credit card.
Attention Credit Card Buyers: Due to a nationwide insurgence of attempts to purchase items with the use of a stolen or fraudulently obtained credit card, for any such suspected transactions, Wardlow Auctions Inc. hereby reserves the right to: 1) request buyers to provide a copy of their driver’s license and credit card with which they are paying, and 2) withhold shipping of purchased items for a period of up to 10 calendar days to insure that payment and validity of the transaction is good.
Shipping: We work with a company called Fragile Pack of Louisville to handle customers' shipping needs. Buyers should contact Scott Logsdon of Fragile Pack at (502) 423-0000 for shipping questions and needs, and let the Auctioneer know you plan to ship. All shipping costs shall be paid by the buyer.
Registration: Registration is free but does require several important pieces of information. Bidders must be registered with a full name, address, and telephone number. An email address is also required so bidders may be sent winning bid notifications and auction invoices. Information from your credit card is to be held on file. This information is obtained to deter defunct bidding and to facilitate payment once you receive your invoice. The account will be charged if an item has been unpaid after the allotted time for payment has passed. Registration may only be completed with an acknowledgment that the bidder has read and understood all terms and conditions for the sale and online bidding.
How to Register for First Time Bidders: Click on “Register to Bid”, at the next page click on “Sign Up”, and then complete the information requested. Upon successful completion you will receive notice that you are approved to bid.
If You Have Already Registered: If you have already registered and been approved, you simply click on the “Register to Bid” link and on the next page, click on “Sign In”.
Description of Items: All descriptions and information are believed correct, but are not guaranteed and as such the Auctioneers, Wardlow Auctions, Inc., and/or the Seller shall not be held liable for inaccuracies in the information. It is the Bidders responsibility to obtain or verify, prior to bidding, any information they consider critical to their decision to purchase. Preview times are available for potential bidders to physically inspect the items. All bidders are encouraged to inspect and research all aspects of the items, descriptions and information provided to their complete and full satisfaction prior to bidding. The items are being sold “as-is” “where-is” with no warranties or guarantees of any kind including merchantability and/or fitness for particular purpose.
Bidding: Online bidding is to be understood as a binding contract. Bids will be taken with the understanding that the bidder will honor their winning bid with sufficient funds including all applicable taxes and fees. Do not bid if you do not intend to pay. Notification of winning bids will be sent via email along with an auction invoice within 6 hours of the auction’s close. Be sure to check your "Junk" email folder if you do not receive your invoice within that time frame. Bidding can be made using two methods on our website- by clicking on the “Bid $$$” button or by clicking on the “Set Max” button to establish your maximum bid. Bidding increments are pre-set and vary in relationship to the value of the item.
Bidding Increments are pre-set as identified below: Bids must at least be the “asking” amount and in whole dollars. You can bid an amount higher than the next “asking” amount if you wish.
Up to $20.00 - $1.00 increment
Up to $50.00 - $2.00 increment
Up to $100.00 - $5.00 increment
Up to $500.00 - $10.00 increment
Up to $1,000.00 - $25.00 increment
Up to $10,000.00 - $50.00 increment
Up to $50,000.00 - $100.00 increment
“Set Max” Feature: This feature does your bidding without the bidder having to constantly view, log in, and bid on an item. Setting a maximum online is much like coming to a live auction with a preset spending limit in mind. The program will bid for you, in the prescribed increments, and only up to your set maximum bid for the item. Your Maximum bids are kept confidential and not available for other bidders to see. Any bidder can raise or lower a maximum bid at any time prior to the close of the auction.
Sales Tax: All sales are subject to 6% Kentucky Sales Tax unless you are in the business of buying for resale and have a current Kentucky Resale Exemption Certificate.
Penalties: Any bidding found to be fraudulent and/or negligence to provide proper payment in the allotted time will result in all appropriate legal action. Any invoice not fully and properly paid for in the allotted time will be charged to the credit card account presented at registration and the items forfeited. Delinquencies will be noted and will prevent the individual from participating in any further live or online auctions conducted by Wardlow Auctions, Inc. Wardlow Auctions, Inc. retains the right to prevent anyone from participating in this and future online auctions who does not abide by the terms and conditions of the auction or whose actions are not in the best interest of our client, the Seller.
Transfer of Title and Ownership of Property: Title and ownership of property purchased shall convey to buyer only upon payment AND pick-up or shipping of the property by the winning bidder.
Abandonment of Property Due to Failure to Pick Up: Unless special arrangements are made with the auctioneer, for any items not paid for and/or picked up by the winning bidder within SEVEN (7) days of the date payment was due, the property shall be considered abandoned and any interest the winning bidder may have in the property shall revert back to the seller or auctioneer and there shall be no refunds to the winning bidder. Additionally, failure to pay for or pick up your items will result in the loss of future bidding opportunities.
Auctioneer's Right to Bid: In accordance with KRS330.220(6)(a), it is hereby disclosed that, with permission from the seller, the auctioneer and any auction staff members reserve the right to bid.