How to spot a fake: Piece of art

Art can be a fantastic way to invest your money and visually pleasing at the same time. Sure popping your dosh in an ISA is excellent and watching the balance grow, ...
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Buying art or antiques at auction

If you collect a particular item, style or period, it’s far easier to find what you’re looking for online, browsing from the comfort of your sofa, rather than spending your ...
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How do I protect myself when buying? (no masks required)

The theme of protecting ourselves is one we are becoming all too familiar with – but fear not, this time around you don’t need a mask! Just some good old-fashioned common sense ...
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How liquidation auctions work

Many of us dream about being our own boss but aren’t sure of where to start. If you’re thinking of changing your lifestyle and starting your own business, even just as an ...
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How to spot a fake: Antiques

Antiques bring joy in so many ways, the searching, the discovery, learning the history of the item and of course, the way they look. Nothing is more disappointing however than ...
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How to spot a fake: handbag

If you’re looking to invest in a designer bag but without the hefty price tag of buying directly from a high-end store, getting your hands on a pre-loved version can seem like ...
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Start your own business and become a reseller

Following a strange prolonged period of lockdown, working from home or being furloughed, many among us are re-evaluating how we make an income. Whether that’s an enforced ...
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An interview with auctioneer David Palmer

David Palmer is a freelance auctioneer with well over 30 years experience in the auction world, having sold across a huge spectrum of auctions. We recently chatted to David to ...
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How do I receive my goods?

Weirdly enough, unboxing videos are some of the most popular channels on YouTube. Let’s be honest, you don’t want to watch someone else experiencing the priceless anticipation ...
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Watches, a buyer’s guide

Time is precious…
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How to budget overhaul your home

Thanks to Covid-19, many of us spent a lot of time staring at the same four walls this year. Suddenly noticing all the small imperfections in every room and quietly regretting ...
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Important questions to ask before buying

If you’re thinking about buying from auction, you want to do it with your eyes open. It’s all about informed decision making. Here, William George give you a list of the ...
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10 steps to get started as an online auction buyer

Interested in buying from one of our auctions but aren’t sure how to get started?You’ve come to the right place, as below are our top 10 steps to get you bidding and winning ...
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Buyer’s Guide - Cars Online

So, you're after a new Whip? You've got a few choices… Head down to the main local dealership for a fleecing! The best part about this is you don't just get fleeced on the day, ...
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How to recognise a fake: Watches

Owning a luxury timepiece is an attractive prospect to many people; however, it can be daunting if you don’t know what you are looking for. They often come with a hefty price ...
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An interview with our MD Robin Gray

We grabbed our busy MD Robin for a chat about his life in the auction world.
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How to sell in a crowded market

Online auctions are a fantastic place to get your item(s) sold. Attracting thousands of customers every week who are interested in a plethora of things and are ready to spend. ...
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What to look out for when buying at auction

If you’re new to the world of online auctions, then welcome! It’s an exciting place to uncover a world of treasures that other shoppers are sure to miss, but don’t rush in like ...
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The most unusual things sold at auction

The auction world is packed full of weird and unusual items. Where the most unique things find the widest audience, which is offered from the most diverse range of sellers in ...
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How does an online auction work?

The short answer is, it works very well! Especially in the current climate. Picking your way around a dark, fusty room looking for trinkets isn’t what we’re about at William ...
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