eSnipe News

News BidPoints Payment Problem Fixed

[Posted on Monday, June 01, 2015 00:00]

Our payment system had a minor server problem this week that prevented some customers from purchasing BidPoints.

If you need to top off your account, drop by here and we promise it will work this time. Sorry for the inconvenience.

News eSnipe Servers Not Affected by "Heartbleed" Bug

[Posted on Tuesday, April 08, 2014 00:00]

If you're a user of Yahoo! Mail, your eSnipe information is not affected. You may be aware of the recently exposed "Heartbleed" exploit. eSnipe employs a different operating system on its servers than the ones affected by Heartbleed, and our servers do not use the OpenSSL versions it targets.

News eSnipe Facebook Orphan Abandoned, Better-Looking Replacement Launched

[Posted on Sunday, February 09, 2014 00:00]

eSnipe is returning to Facebook, but we've moved. I would like to say we have a good reason for the new web address, but the truth is... marketing, positioning, structural issues, yada yada. Not exactly a big loss, because we were terrible at updating it. We hope to do a better job this time around. Check us out at

News More Than You Wanted to Know About Selling Brains on eBay

[Posted on Monday, January 06, 2014 00:00]

The good folks at eCommerceBytes have been kind enough to publish our article on the recent Brains for Bucks scheme hatched in Indianopolis. See

News Newsletter: Outhouses & Bullion

[Posted on Sunday, July 14, 2013 12:14]

Latest newsletter is up at, and it includes what may be the longest treatise about buying bullion on eBay in the history of the world.

News eSnipe Smashes the $7 billion barrier!

[Posted on Saturday, July 12, 2014 00:00]

It's official: eSnipe has saved its customers well over $7 billion since 2000. Press release at PRBuzz and further explanation right here. We've been waiting ages for this to happen.