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★☆☆☆☆

“Owner seems determined to provide poor service ”

Written on: 22/08/2014 by olpe.murphy (1 review written)

Poor programming, lots of bugs in the interface. Also, the owner, Mark, appears to be a bit paranoid. When he shut down the forums, I lost all interest in this website. He sent me e-mail saying they would suspend me as a seller, because I had too many canceled transactions. The reason I had to cancel the transactions, was because I had already sold the item on another web-selling website. Why was it still listed on Bonanza? I don't know, because Bonanza had promised to update my Bonanza… Read Full Review

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Written on: 22/08/2014

Good grief! Now he has sent me 7 (seven!) messages telling me to pay my monthly seller-fees bill. When I log in, it says I don't owe any money! See what I mean about poor programming? (I am a programmer, so I am a little snooty about poor programming.)

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★★★★★

“Best online shopping”

Written on: 24/07/2014 by SoulsTouch (1 review written)

Tbh, my Bonanza review is a bit biased, but I just love this shopping site. I'd shop online at bonanza.com before I went anywhere else. Their prices are often lower than other online selling sites because they don't gauge their sellers for seller fees, so sellers can lower their prices. They also don't spend a ton of money on advertising. Negative reviewers must be paid to leave reviews because Bonanza is giving other online selling sites a run for their money. Sellers are flocking there in… Read Full Review

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★☆☆☆☆

“This is a mini-ebay without any legitimacy. I ordered...”

Written on: 04/07/2014 by jhaan2 (1 review written)

This is a mini-ebay without any legitimacy. I ordered a tent and it never arrived. The seller never returned my attempts to contact her. Yet she took my $70. Unfortunately, Bonanza immediately refers you to paypal or amazon to get your refund. They essentially put frauds on their site who set low prices, take your money, and then Bonanza forces paypal and amazon to fix their problems. LAME business model; cheats. Steer clear. … Read Full Review

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“after many years on eBay, I thought i'd give bonanza a...”

Written on: 27/06/2014 by Rohano13 (1 review written)

after many years on eBay, I thought i'd give bonanza a try. could it just be Coincidence that the next morning some hacked my paypal acct. & emptied it out ?… Read Full Review

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“You will lose your money and never get the product!”

Written on: 16/06/2014 by Dante321 (1 review written)

NEVER shop with this company. I have shopped online with other companies without incident. Always received what I purchased. No so with Bonanza whom I purchase a CAIO rolling bag. NEVER received bag and the payment to her went through on my paypal account....lesson learned NEVER again will I use this site you will never receive your purchase… Read Full Review

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“Ni Traffic for sellers / Bonanza treats sellers badly”

Written on: 14/06/2014 by McKnight126 (1 review written)

Very rare to sell anything. The fees (if you ever sell something) have become very high if you want your items to be seen in "google shopping." Which does not appear to have increased sales. If you have a problem with a buyer forget it. They will assign a customer rep to watch every email you exchange with your buyer. They insist on a refund for the buyer no matter what the situation is, even if unfair. They will suggest to your customer to do a charge back via Paypal! Leaving the customer… Read Full Review

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“Bonanza is a rip off. Ordered a toy, never recived it. ”

Written on: 16/05/2014 by Humphriesjg291 (1 review written)

Bonanza is a rip off. DO NOT ORDER FROM BONANZA! Ordered a toy and never recived it. Refund was not forthcoming. So i am out $16.00… Read Full Review

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“Save your time and keep your money safe, DON'T SHOP HERE!”

Written on: 06/05/2014

This is an AWFUL business, with VERY bad business practices. I wish I could have selected ZERO stars! They appear to allow Sellers on their website to improperly enhance what might otherwise be a bad feedback rating, by selectively importing feedback from other websites. On top of this, Bonanza.com doesn't appear to really care about what their sellers really do, or how good or bad they really are. They basically tell you to go to the payment source, and don't seem to even attempt to… Read Full Review

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“Bonanza Site Are Nothing But ScumBags”

Written on: 01/03/2014 by Abbiew380 (1 review written)

Didnt even sign up for a seller account for a month and already they suspended our account because they couldnt charge $3.00 in sellers fees to a credti card that was perfectly valid. We had $3.00 worth of seller charges for February. Immediately they removed our listings and removed our login. Without any emails whatsoever everything was gone. Are you that pathetic that you remove a perfectly good seller because you cant charge a mesely $3 that wasnt even due. There weant even a full months… Read Full Review

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“Not Much Help”

Written on: 01/02/2014 by markm37 (2 reviews written)

I purchased one item thru Bonanza.com. Never received the iem and had no help from Bonanza....I strongly recommend you pass on these guys. STAY AWAY FROM BONANZA.COM… Read Full Review

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“To any seller that wanting to do business, say the...”

Written on: 25/12/2013

To any seller that wanting to do business, say the hell away from Bonanza. They will charge your credit card left and right for every single charge whether or not a buyer paid for the item. They will tell your customer to interfer with your business by filing false disputes with PayPal for every little thing. The second you get one problem, without you having any say, they will suspend your account, not allow you access to pending orders and will tell all your customers to file disputes… Read Full Review

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“Beyond Terrible! Zero Stars”

Written on: 03/12/2013

It's sad that this rating system forces you to give a star, they do not deserve that - they deserve to be closed down. Complete and utter clutter website, if you import from your eBay or Etsy they reduce the price of your merchandise forcing you to undercut yourself! They even import things that sold long ago. To stop it, you must manually take action, good luck trying to do that, and their support (lack there of) is utterly worthless… Read Full Review

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“Out 35$ due to Bonanza.com. Do not shop there.”

Written on: 20/11/2013 by Gspark (1 review written)

I purchased razors from Bonanza.com. They never arrived. turns out they had been mailed to an old Paypal address rather than the address I submitted to Bonanza. I have yet to hear from them... Guess the customer is not so important… Read Full Review

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“Bonanza Treats Their Sellers Like Gargage”

Written on: 07/11/2013

This site is the most paranoid company ever around. They dont care about their sellers and treat them like garbage. They egg buyers on to leave negative feedback and dont bother to remove falsley stated comments. They will suspend you without notice and without reason. They will put blame on everyone else and think your stupid. They tried to blame Google for old feeds being posted, when every seller knows the only thing you have to do is kill the file. They gave every single lame ass excuse… Read Full Review

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Roulu's Comment

Written on: 01/12/2013

“Bonanza Treats Their Buyers Like Gargage too”
A Their Sellers treats their customers like dung, will talk to you until they get your money then you have a fight to get your money back!!

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Internetbuyer's Comment

Written on: 10/02/2014

Same here, just signed up for Bonanza as a seller and yes they are SUPER PARANOID, they are putting new seller accounts on hold and asking for 2 or three other stores you've sold on for a look on how you run your business. That is extremely odd since your a new seller. It looks like what these gents say will be true for our experience.

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★☆☆☆☆

“Fraudulent Seller in Bonanza”

Written on: 04/08/2013

I purchased Gillette Fusion Replacement Blades (4 Cartridge) on 7/30/2013 from the seller on BONANZA. 

 I just received the package today and when I opened the package, it was not in the original box but in an opened package AND 2 OF THE RAZORS WERE USED!!!! 
This is unethical, dishonest and unsanitary!!! 

When I contact Bonanza, the customer support did not apologize and told me to solve myself with the seller. … Read Full Review

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★☆☆☆☆

“On 7/5 I purchased Norton Internet Security (2013)...”

Written on: 03/08/2013

On 7/5 I purchased Norton Internet Security (2013) 1Year 3PC Software from Bonanza.com Order #10792051 sold by shoppingusa who is located at 400 E Pine Street #215, Seattle, WA 98122 On 7/6/2013 Bonanza sends me this email: shoppingusa July 06, 2013 02:09 AM Hi, Please use :: JTMX42TGWJVPR7HH722Q4DXJ To Activate your Norton Internet Security 2013, 3 users 1 year. You can download it from. http://us.norton.com - Download as trail and activate it using key above. Please leave your feedback… Read Full Review

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★☆☆☆☆

“Don't waste your time!”

Written on: 02/08/2013

Don't waste your time ordering from this company! The don't list on their web site that items will be shipped from CHINA!!! I placed an order nearly 2 months ago now and still have not received the item! It took two times trying to contact them before they finally sent a tracking number. Tracking reveals the item has been sitting somewhere in a facility in New Jersey since the 26th and still no projected delivery date!. So don't waste your time, if you can find what you're looking for… Read Full Review

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Belangers's Comment

Written on: 01/10/2013

Yes, some resellers may be from overseas, but, I am a reseller from the USA, and I list on Bonanza. I just started doing so. Not all resellers or products bought are from China. It is like Amazon. Not all items come from Amazon, most of them come from resellers, and Bonanza should indicate the country of origin for the shipping.

They did not require that I post where I ship from, but, recommend it. That should be a policy that they write where the reseller ships from. I am having difficulty myself stopping from shipping overseas, and they do not even give me a place to stop my items from shipping anywhere in the world,.

I will just refuse the shipments if they are outside the US.

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★☆☆☆☆

“Close Stores With No Warning, or Explanation Why”

Written on: 13/06/2013

I've sold all over the internet for the last 10 to 15 years, and on Bonanza for the last five. One day they suspended me from the site with no warning, and shut my store down. They refuse to give me any specifics why. I can't remove my financial information they insisted I had to put on the site, and I can't access my items to move them to my other venues. If you are a seller, stay away… Read Full Review

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Sillywilly100's Comment

Written on: 31/07/2013

I agree 100% Bonanza is not a trusted selling venue. I sold on there for 4 years and they did the exact same thing to me. I moved on quickly and opened my own website and am so happy to be away from bonanza. I decided after Bonanza no one will be the boss of me and my items so I opened a website and am doing 150% more sales on my own then I ever did on Bonanza. Stay away from Bonanza!!!!

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★☆☆☆☆

“SELLERS BEWARE!!!! THEY TREAT YOU LIKE YOU ARE NOTHING!”

Written on: 09/06/2013

I opened a store on bonanza in 2010 had been with them for 4 years. Approximately 2 months ago they shut down my store with NO warning. I just tried to log in one day and got some error message and couldn't log in. Contacted them via support and they gave some bogus reason that was completely untrue as to why they shut me down. They didn't even give me a warning so I could move my items to another site. Years of hard dedicated work down the drain. I DO NOT recommend this place for sellers… Read Full Review

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Jayzz's Comment

Written on: 12/06/2013

Same thing happened to me on the same day, but I had a store there for five years. I have hired an attorney to get answers. The Bonanza help desk would not tell me what had happened claiming they couldn't give any specifics. Hopefully, an attorney will get them to open up.

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Doeydodo's Comment

Written on: 31/07/2013

I am happy to hear you hired an attorney I'd love to know what the attorney finds out and how it's handled. Keep us posted it's about time someone took a legal stand to bonanza!!!! I applaud you!

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★★★★★

“bought and sold on bonanza”

Written on: 05/05/2013

I have bought several items from bonanza, and all were described correctly and all arrived nicely packed, ebay and bonanza forums are the same to me, say sonething and someone else instead of actually helping you, they want to cut you to threads. ebay forums are terrible. You get those long time arrogant users that do not know how to approach a subject with a helping hand. Instead you get smacked. I try to stay away from them. bonanza is much easier to list on that ebay. and my sales have… Read Full Review

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Vf8170's Comment

Written on: 06/06/2013

Sorry but Bonanza has NO buyer protection. They have to many scams because Bonanza lets them get away with it.

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