Author Archives: Aaron Traffas, CAI, ATS, CES

About Aaron Traffas, CAI, ATS, CES

Aaron Traffas, CAI, AMM, CES, is an auctioneer from Medicine Lodge, Kansas. He currently generates content at HeavyWorth and, before that, spent 18 years with Purple Wave in Manhattan, Kansas. Aaron served as president of the Kansas Auctioneers Association in 2017 and on the National Auctioneers Association Education Institute Board of Trustees from 2009 through 2013. He is a past instructor at CAI and co-wrote the AMM designation course from NAA. An active contract bid caller, he has advanced to the finals in multiple state auctioneer contests. During the summer, Aaron operates a farm in south central Kansas. Aaron is an active singer and songwriter and the Aaron Traffas Band's latest release, Enter: The Wind, can be found at iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.

Auction Podcast Episode 5 – PDF

You’re listening to the AuctioneerTech Auction Podcast for the week of 29 September 2008. AuctioneerTech – Technology, auctions and auctioneers – auction tech for the auction industry Hello and welcome to the fifth episode of the AuctioneerTech Auction Podcast, my … Continue reading

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eBay eliminates checks and money orders, promotes PayPal

eBay recently announced that in late October it will be eliminating checks and money orders as valid payment options for eBay sales. Remaining valid payment methods are as follows. PayPal, owned by eBay ProPay, partnered with eBay Credit or debit … Continue reading

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Auction Podcast Episode 4 – phpList

phpList provides a robust and free solution to bulk email management. Continue reading

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Skyfire browser for Windows Mobile and Symbian

As I was browsing my daily news feeds this morning, I came across an article about Skyfire. I got my Treo 700wx based on Windows Mobile 5 in November of 2006. Its coolness lasted for several months, but I started … Continue reading

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Types of Internet bidding and classes of providers

There are three main types of Internet bidding. Some Internet bidding providers allow some but not all of the types of auctions. I’ll cover some of the basics here, with future articles and podcasts building on these topics by discussing … Continue reading

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