Commonly Asked Questions

How do I place a bid in the EREF Auction?

  • Silent Auction: Click here for a PDF with bidding instructions.
  • Live Auction: Visit booth #551 to register in person from the hours of 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 10th to 3:15 PM Wednesday, May 11th.


How do I get my items?

  • After payment is received and processed, EREF staff will send you contact information to coordinate delivery of your items.
  • Please see item descriptions for location of item(s) to ensure freight costs are considered prior to placing bids.

Do I have to provide a credit card prior to bidding?

  • Silent Auction: A credit card must be provided prior to placing a bid.
  • Live Auction: A credit card is not required at registration.


Do I have to pay by credit card?

  • Silent Auction: Silent Auction items should be paid by credit card. Credit cards provided prior to bidding will be automatically charged when the silent auction closes (May 11th at 4 pm PT). Invoicing and payment via check or wire transfer may be arranged for purchases over $5,000.
  • Live Auction: Live Auction settlement will be at booth #551 after the live auction closes. See below for acceptable forms of payment:

               - Wire transfer

               - Credit card
               - Cashier's check
               - Money order
               - Certified check
               - Corporate check
               - Personal check (must be approved by EREF President)

  • The preferred method of payment for purchases over $10,000 are wire transfer or check.


How do I register to bid on the Executive Outings?

  • Executive Outings will be auctioned off during our Live Auction at Booth #551. You may register in person at the EREF booth from the hours of 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 10th to 3:15 PM Wednesday, May 11th.