Terms and Conditions

Children in the Wilderness requires that you read, understand, accept and comply with the following terms and conditions in order to bid in an online auction hosted by us.

Bidder Eligibility
You must be at least 18 years of age and able to form legally binding contracts under applicable law.

Auction Close
The item is offered for online pre-bidding only and bidding for the item will continue during a silent/live event auction. Auction Close refers to the end of bidding during the silent/live event auction.

Your Bid or Purchase is a Contract
When you place a bid on an online auction item, you enter into a legally binding contract to purchase the item from the seller (CITW) if you are the winning bidder. You are the winning bidder if your bid is the highest bid at Auction Close and your bid is accepted by the seller. When you purchase a fixed-price item, you enter into a legally binding contract to purchase the item from the seller.

Payment Terms
If you are a winning bidder or purchase a fixed-price item, you agree to pay the seller the full amount of your winning bid.

Seller’s Terms
When you place a bid on an online auction item, you are agreeing to any specific terms and conditions imposed by the seller, and included by the seller in the item’s description

All Bids are Final
Once you have placed and confirmed a bid, your bid can not be retracted (except in the case that the completion of the transaction would violate the law).

All Purchases are Final
Once you have confirmed a purchase, your purchase is final and cannot be cancelled (except in the case that the completion of the transaction would violate the law

Tied Bids
In the case of two bidders placing the same maximum bid, the bid first received by the Children in the Wilderness system will be deemed the leading bid.

Government Regulations and Taxes
You are solely responsible for compliance with any country, federal, state or local tax laws governing your purchase. It is your responsibility to report and pay any applicable taxes.

Auction Changes
Sellers reserve the right to add or remove items from the online auction at any time without notice.

Privacy Policy
By providing your personal information, such as address, phone number, or email at time of entry, you understands that Children in the Wilderness may use such information to communicate with you for the purposes of administering the Children in the Wilderness and complying with applicable laws, regulations and rules. Information collected via the registration form will be used to send you further communications from Children in the Wilderness regarding services, incentives, offers, promotions, or other messaging related to Children in the Wilderness’ mission.

Acceptance of Terms of Service
You must read, understand, accept