On Tue, 24 Oct 2000, PeterGrenader wrote:
> Further update: I wrote this guy and he admitted, with tons of attitude along
> with it, that '1woeman' is in fact his dad in Austin and he was intentionally
> trying to jack the price up. I believe this is against eBay's guidelines.
> Could someone verify this before I make a formal complaint?
It's part of the policy. I just put several items on eBay last night and this morning (Bridgestone catalogues), and in the confirmation e-mail, it said that "shill" bids were against eBay's policies. Now, whether they consider this to be a shill bid may be up in the air.