Father's Day Promotion on DealDash & Gift Ideas!

Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 15th! Do you have a gift for your dad yet? Beginning today, and running through the weekend, DealDash is featuring a special Father’s Day promotion. All auction wins during Father’s Day Weekend Sale are FREE! DealDash pays the final sales price for the winner.
Note: “Auction winners will only be subject to a $0.01 transaction fee that goes to the payment processor and does not benefit DealDash.
Not sure what to buy your dad for Father’s Day here are a few suggestions!
1. Headphonesmonster dna
Monster DNA On-Ear Headphones – Buy it now price of $209 These On-Ear Headphones from Monster. These headphones are also wireless and still give you deep bass and superior details making your music come out fresh and crystal clear. These are lightweight and comfortable, Enjoy hours of music when you use these Monster DNA On-Ear Headphones. With this product, you have deep bass and superior details at the same time. That makes your music come out fresh and clear. These black/red headphones are lightweight and comfortable, and they provide an ultra-dynamic sound. . – See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2325845#sthash.GX8xDyYs.dpuf
2. Grilling
grill
Grilling really is an all-American rite of summer and whether you are vegetarian or a meat eater you can grill fresh cuts of meat, fish or grill up some vegetables – don’t forget the kabob skewers!
Read our grilling guide to learn more about different types of grills in  Summer Fun Guide: The All-American Barbeque.
3. Tools
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Get your dad a brand new set of tools with this awesome DeWalt 18 V XRP Cordless 6-Tool Combo Kit -which includes a cordless hammer drill, self tightening chuck, cordless reciprocating saw with keyless blade clamp, 1,330 in-lbs of max torque with the DC825 18V impact driver, DC4118 V cut-off tool with 6,500 RPM provides high power for cutting and grinding applications.

  • Hammer drill, with patented 3-speed all-metal transmission, delivers 450 units watts out of maximum performance
  • Circular saw can cut 2 x 4s at a 45° angle in a single pass
  • Reciprocating saw’s keyless blade clamp allows for quick blade changes
  • XRP™ extended run-time batteries provide long run-time & battery life
  • Impact driver generates 1,330 In./lbs of maximum torque
  • Cut-off tool provides 6,500 RPM for high-power cutting and grinding
  • Independently certified to meet applicable standards

4. New Computer
Win your dad a brand new Gateway Black All-in-one computer with Intel Celeron 1017U processor, 4GB memory, 19.5″ monitor, a 500GB Hard Drive and Windows 8.1 .

  • Intel Celeron 1017U processor
    1.60GHz, 2MB Cache
  • 4GB DDR3 SDRAM system memory
    The Gateway Desktop PC with 19.5″ monitor and 500GB hard drive gives you the power to handle most power-hungry applications and tons of multimedia work
  • 500GB SATA hard drive
    Store 333,000 photos, 142,000 songs or 263 hours of HD video and more
  • 8x SuperMulti Double-Layer Drive
    Watch movies and read and write CDs and DVDs in multiple formats
  • 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
    Connect to a broadband modem with wired Ethernet or wirelessly connect to a WiFi signal or hotspot with the 802.11b/g/n connection built into your Gateway All-in-One Desktop with Intel Celeron 1017U Processor and 4GB memory
  • 19.5″ HD widescreen Ultrabright LCD monitor
    Intel HD Graphicsgateway

– See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2323435#sthash.6NTgGTbb.dpuf
 
What are you getting your dad for Father’s Day? 🙂
 

Summer Adventure for Less Money


Are you an adventure seeker, but wish you had more money to get out there and enjoy the summer? It doesn’t take money to get outside and hike, swim and enjoy nature, but if you want to do more you will need a few of these items.
1. Kayaking
Kayaking is a fun, beneficial exercise. It helps you to clear your mind, tone your body and it’s a great cardiovascular workout. According to studies, exercise triggers the release of brain chemicals that help you feel less stressed and more relaxed.
kayakLifetime Daylite Kayak
The Lifetime Daylite Kayak is an excellent choice for beginner to intermediate recreation kayaking. The Dragonfly Kayak is lightweight and compact, making it easy to carry with its molded carrying handles. Boasting a maximum weight capacity of 250 pounds, this Dragonfly Moorea kayak is almost impossible to flip over. The two-piece aluminum shaft kayak paddle with dual-position blade feather adjustment provides quality and long-term durability.
Dragonfly Moorea Kayak Fully adjustable comfort backrest folds for storage and transport
Large watertight storage compartment inside backrest for personal items
Flat-bottom design for unmatched stability
Tunnel tracking hull channels to keep you on your course
Crafted from high-impact polyethylene with superior UV protection
Dragonfly Kayak lays flat on auto roof racks for easy tie-down Raised seating provides high and dry comfort and security  http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2323996#sthash.rRIRGsOr.dpuf
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2. Camping

There’s something to be said about sleeping outside, under the stars, devoid of electronics and the comforts we’ve all grown accustom to.  There are campgrounds all over the country – some in state parks others in privately owned camp grounds. Camping is an affordable way to travel and see the world, too.

The Ozark Trail 20-Foot x 10-Inch 3-Room Tent, Sleeps 10

This Ozark Trail 20′ x 10′ 3-Room Tent sleeps 10 people and can fit three queen air mattresses with room to spare. The two removable room dividers can create three separate rooms.

Ozark Trail 20′ x 10′ 3-Room Tent, Sleeps 10:

  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 center door and 2 side doors offer separate entrances for added privacy
  • 6 windows and 2 side doors for increased ventilation and panoramic views
  • Taped fly seams prevent leakage
  • Fits 3 queen air mattresses with room to spare
  • 2 removable room dividers create 3 rooms
  • 3-room family tent includes E-port, mud mat and shoe pocket
  • Comes with a zippered carry bag
  • Measures 20′ x 10′

– See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2325696#sthash.iK2lLfFI.dpuf

3. Rafting
rafting tube
Rafting down a river is a super fun and adventurous  way to enjoy the outdoors.
The Bestway 53-Inch Rapid Rider Rafting Tube on DealDash – Click “alert me” to find out when this raft will be up for auction. Constructed of high quality PVC, this raft is safe and comfortable for floating lazily down a river or navigating rough rapids!  RaftingAmerica.com is a great rafting resource.
-See more at http://www.dealdash.com/upcoming.php?id=20180
 
4. Mountain Biking
mountain bike

Mountain biking is biking a mountain over rocky tracks and boulder paths. You need a lot of physical strength and stamina to mountain bike, but the physical benefits once you work your way up to mountain biking are incredible. Plus if you enjoy hiking & biking you really should try mountain biking! Don’t want to pay over $300 for a decent mountain bike? You should bid on a mountain bike on DealDash. This Titan White Knight 21-Speed Alloy All Terrain Mountain Bike last sold on DealDash for just $0.72!

See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2302578#sthash.YDmhDmlE.dpuf

What’s your idea of an adventurous summer? We want to hear about it!

Beginner Auctions on DealDash

dealdash beginnersDo you find yourself frustrated by the tough competition all vying to win the same hot item on a penny auction site?
Even while bidding on DealDash, the competition can sometimes be tough!
Plus, if you haven’t bid a lot you really need to start out slow, practice bidding and start actually being able to win to get the hang of the way entertainment shopping auctions work. That’s why bidding on Beginner’s Auctions on DealDash is the perfect way to get your feet wet and practice bidding. Plus, you might have a better chance of winning on beginner auctions.
Beginner’s auctions are displayed on the homepage, right after you login to your DealDash account. There are just a handful of auctions that are shown that you can bid on when you are a beginner.
These items range in price, but are on the lower end of values with $10 fast food gift cards, and other smaller items under $50. DealDash limits each bidder to 1 beginner auction win.
Current beginner auctions include a Celestron UpClose 8×21 Roof Binocular, Official Major League Baseball w/ Cube Display Box and a $10 Burger King gift card.
Beginner Bidding Tips:
 
#1. Use Bid Buddy
#2 Start out by buying a bid pack.
#3 Bid on beginner auctions
#4 Use Buy it Now
buy it now
Bid on auctions that you really want and spend only the amount of bids that you can  afford when you combine the purchase with using buy it now on the item. To buy it now click the “buy it now!” link below the auction’s bidding area. Then a pop-up will show you the value and how much you pay. Buy it Now by inputting your credit card info and wait to receive it. Shipping is free on all items either won or bought with buy it now.
 

Kids Gift Guide!

Whether you have a kid’s birthday party to attend, or would like to buy your kids new toys just because check out these awesome kids toys and games and see how you can get them for cheap!
kidkraftidkraft

Looking for  a gift for a little girl in your life? Check out these high quality KidKraft dollhouses.  Girls can let their imaginations soar with the KidKraft Designer Dollhouse. This dollhouse features adorable artwork and fun furniture pieces, and offers life-like spaces for girls to play house with their dolls. In addition, girls can store stray dolls and accessories in the KidKraft Designer Dollhouse. With three dynamic levels of open space, a bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, and living room, this compatible Barbie doll dollhouse is a stunning toy that any doll-lover child will adore. Easy to assemble and with 11 included pieces of furniture, your child’s realistic dollhouse can be outfitted with a bed, bathtub, couch, sink, table, and chairs right out of the box. She’ll love this dollhouse for years to come! $147-$163 value, but cheaper if you win it on DealDash where bids are only $0.16 right now!
leapfrogleappad2
The Disney Princess LeapPad2 Explorer Learning Tablet, Pink is perfect for a girl who loves Disney! Or the girl or boy who loves Monsters INc there’s the LeapPad2 Monsters University. The LeapPad from LeapFrog allows you to choose from hundreds of fun educational games, eBooks, Apps, videos, music and more. The tablet allows you to learn how to read, art, music, science, geography, language skills and more!

 
Give your child the gift of learning with this LeapFrog Disney Princess LeapPad2 Explorer learning tablet that helps develop reading, art, music, science, geography, math, language skills and more through fun games, apps and eBooks. Great for kids aged 3-9 years. It has a 4GB processor and requires 4 AA batteries.



cupcake
Kids love cupcakes and there are even great recipes out there to make them gluten-free these days if they are allergic to gluten.
The Nostalgia Electrics CKM-100 Cupcake Maker bakes up to seven cupcakes in five minutes using you favorite recipe or mix. See these auction deals at http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2319748#sthash.v4Ophakl.dpufkids
The Kid’s 5 Piece Folding Chair and Table Set is great for your pint-sized little ones. Idea for arts and crafts, games and birthday parties.  – See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2319421#sthash.YpTMKocg.dpuf
glitter pens
 
RoseArt Washable Glitter Glue Pens, Assorted, .36 oz Tube, 9/Pack
For the kid who loves arts & crafts these glitter glue pens are washable and will allow them to express their creavity! Plus, this is an affordable gift with a buy it now price of $11. Perfect for the beginner bidder on DealDash because if you try to win it with maybe a few bids and don’t you can buy it now for $11 and get all of your bids back.
 
– See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2319329#sthash.LFCw9PfZ.dpuf
nanoApple® – iPod nano® 16GB MP3 Player (7th Generation) – Silver  This redesigned touchscreen iPod nano plays music, FM radio, and videos; includes built-in Bluetooth technology; and features a pedometer and Nike+ support for fitness. – See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2319326#sthash.gafmPlt1.dpuf
 
For more gift ideas be sure to follow this blog on a daily basis and check out all of the auctions on DealDash.com!
Good luck & happy bidding.
 

The Best Deals On DealDash June 2nd-9th!

If you haven’t seen the great deals bidders have been getting this week you really should! Check out some of the best penny auction deals for the week of June 2nd to the 9th.
Today this Epson Expression Home XP-310 All-in-One Printer/Copier/Scanner sold for $0.04, with a buy it now of $71 – congrats pamelasue1956.
epson

– See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2317683#sthash.IuLlFAcI.dpuf
Yesterday, June 8th, this brand new Panasonic 12 Amp JetTurn Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner sold for only $1.15! With a buy it now price of $171. What a deal!  This vacuum is lightweight and easy to steer with “jet turn” technology. Great job hrtnurse77, enjoy your new vacuum!
panasonic  – See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2315410#sthash.5m8NYpuP.dpuf
On Saturday this 16GB iPhone 5 ended for $1.21 margo21 only spent a few bids to win!iphone 5Then, on June 6th this Stork Craft Hoop Glider & Ottoman sold for $0.71  with a retail price of $177.  Way to go tanksprincess! If you are expecting a little one or know someone who is, this rocking chair/glider would be perfect!
stork craft
On June 4th, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7 Inch Tablet with 8GB memory just sold for $0.92! With a retail value of $140. amazon kindle fireJune 3rd, this Roku 3 Streaming media player sold for just $0.07 with a buy it now place $102. This little device is jam packed with thousands of hours of entertainment! Choose from 1,000+ channels of streaming movies, TV shows, sports and more to any HDTV. Plus, there’s a motion-controlled remote to play games or plug headphones in to watch late-night flicks.roku
 
This Dandby Refrigerator/Freezer combo sold for just $1.57 – jammalee spent less than the total 157 bids that were placed by all participants in the auction! Perfect for in the family room, garage, office or workshop!danby
Congrats to everyone who scored great deals on DealDash this week! Wishing you many more deals to come.
 

Protect Your Documents with Paper Shredders

PAPER SHREDDER
Photo By Patrick Haney – https://www.flickr.com/photos/splat/4602622808
Don’t have one of these guys around to help you shred your documents? (I wonder if the employees at Google do this… http://unleashedunlimited.com/google-is-dog-friendly)
If you are looking for a deal on a paper shredder you should check out the auctions on DealDash! Sensitive personal information on everything from bank statements to bills and tax records, or even records from other people if you work in an industry where you have documents with personal information on them can pose to be a huge personal security risk – identity theft happens when a scrupulous individual gets ahold of your personal information. This can be social security numbers on loan applications or tax documents, make sure you shred these documents before you dispose of them.
There are quite a few different paper shredders on the market and DealDash offers a lot of chances for you to get one at a discount. Take a look:

  • Royal – RL170MX 29172A 17-Sheet Cross Cut Paper Shredder – Gray is valued at $189.99 It shreds 17 sheets per pass and has a 26 litre wastebasket.
  • Royal Sovereign – Auto Feed Microcut Shredder – Black –  This one shreds paper, staples, credit cards and paper clips with this shredder that features Auto Feed entry that securely disposes of up to 75 sheets per pass while you accomplish other tasks.
  • 6-Sheet Crosscut Shredder with Easy Lift Handle -“Ideal for home or office use, the 6-Sheet Crosscut Shredder with Easy Lift Handle delivers a neat, foolproof performance. It can shred up to six 20-lb bond papers simultaneously or one credit card at a time. Equipped with the advanced ShredSafe feature, the auto start paper shredder shuts off power in the event of a “forced entry”. The shredder comes with a cover plate that closes the entry when not in use. To ease paper jams, you can use the manual reverse option. Equipped with thermal protection, the shredder keeps the unit from overheating thereby ensuring its durability. Also, the electric paper shredder features an easy-lift, single-hand handle for quick and hassle-free waste removal. The papers are shredded into 7/32″ x 1-27/32″ pieces in a crosscut fashion, ensuring your sensitive data doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. Furthermore, the machine can effortlessly handle small paper clips as well as staples.”
  • GBC Cross-Cut Shredder –  “Choose a shredder that is more than just tough. The Swingline DX18-13 cross-cut shredder is the right choice for quality and value, ideal for moderate shared usage. Non Stop Jam Free technology delivers hassle-free performance. Now with self oil for hassle free maintenance, shreds CDs credit cards, staples, and paper clips. Strip-cut shreds up to 20 sheets at once into a 13 gallon bin. Auto shut down conserves energy. Shredder stops and indicator light glows red when too much paper is inserted. Simply remove excess sheets until indicator light turns green to continue shredding. No mess made, no time wasted.”
  • GBC Swingline DX18-13 – Shredder – cross-cut. “Choose a shredder that is more than just tough. The Swingline DX18-13 cross-cut shredder is the right choice for quality and value, ideal for moderate shared usage. Non Stop Jam Free technology delivers hassle-free performance. Now with self oil for hassle free maintenance, shreds CDs credit cards, staples, and paper clips. Strip-cut shreds up to 20 sheets at once into a 13 gallon bin. Auto shut down conserves energy. Shredder stops and indicator light glows red when too much paper is inserted. Simply remove excess sheets until indicator light turns green to continue shredding. No mess made, no time wasted.”
  • Fellowes W-11C 11-Sheet Crosscut Shredder, Black/Silver – “Protect your private information with this Fellowes 3103201 crosscut shredder that accepts paper, staples and credit cards. The safety lock disables the shredder to eliminate unintentional use.” See more at: http://www.dealdash.com/battle.php?auction_id=2317252#sthash.ba2PHToK.dpuf

Check out all of the auctions for paper shredders on DealDash’s entertainment auctions at DealDash.com.

Protect Your DealDash Winnings Keep It Safe

Are your important documents, irreplaceable photos of your children when they were growing up, and expensive jewelry, gold, silver or your expensive electronic wins safe from fire and burglary? If not, you really should consider getting a safe. DealDash has tons of safes for auction and the past few have sold for super low prices!
Top safe auctions on DealDash:

  1. SentrySafe – Waterproof Fire Chest Safe – H2300 is a fire safe, waterproof safe that resists temperatures of up to 1550 degrees for up to 30 minutes! It features a full-time spring latch and continuous 360 degree jamb. The seal is waterproof so it will protect your documents and important items in the case of a flood. The last 2 auctions on DealDash for this very safe have sold with final end prices of $0.29 and $0.35!safe deals
  2. SentrySafe Cash Box – This cash box will let you organize and keep you cash, coins and other small valuables safe. Valued at $19 and can be purchased via buy it now if you don’t win.   cash box
  3. SentrySafe 1.2 Cu. Ft. Water-Resistant Biometric FIRE-SAFE  – About one of the safest safes 😉 you can get, this SentrySafe 1.2 Cu. feet biometric safe stores your belongings and keeps them extra safe with a fingerprint lock so only you can unlock it! sentrysafe
  4. Disguise your valuable treasured belongings by hiding them in this nifty book safe!  The Barska Hidden Book Safe features a hardcover book disguise and is really lightweight for storage on your bookshelf. The interior steel safe features a key lock for protection. safe book
  5. First Alert Fire Resistant Executive Safe with Digital Lock – This safe has a really classy look and feel, on the pricier side too with a retail value of $673.34 score this via penny auction on DealDash and you will be able to keep your things safe in this ultra-secure unit featuring pry-resistant concealed hinges, a programmable clock with override key, two adjustable shelves and a key rack. The safe will protect the contents in a fire for 20 minutes up to 1200 degrees F. You can enter a unique passcode of two-eight digits too and in the event of an emergency power failure you can override with a key to gain access. Build to last with 3 live/3 dead door bolts with fully carpeted interior.fire alert

See all of the upcoming deals on fire-safe safes and security boxes on DealDash.com.
 

Make Your Home a Smart Home

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If you home isn’t smart yet it’s about time it becomes that way. Smart homes, once a dream seen on The Jetsons are now closer to becoming reality than the futuristic dream they once were.
First up in the innovative homes category is Nest.

“Nest’s mission is to reinvent unloved but important devices in the home such as thermostats and smoke alarms.” Have you heard about the Nest Learning Thermostat?

Nest was acquired by Google in January of this year and the Nest Learning Thermostat has been their top seller since its invention in 2011.
This powerful little thermostat is jam-packed with features you probably couldn’t even dream of.
With auto-schedule the Nest Thermostat is able to program itself in about a week. It creates a personalized scheduled based on temperature adjustments that you make and continually adapts to your life. There’s a smart Auto-Away feature that senses when you leave your house and automatically adjusts the temperature to avoid heating or cooling the house when empty. Remote control is one of its best features, you can set and control the temperature of your home from wherever you are using your smartphone, tablet or computer. You can also check on your energy history and change your schedule. So say it’s dead of January and you’re sipping margaritas down in Cozumel and your house is in the balmy state of Minnesota, North Dakota, or Canada, when you leave it’s say 50 degrees but forecast says temps will drop down to -15 degrees. All you have to do is login to the Smart Thermostat software and adjust your home’s temperature accordingly
Compatible with most 24V heating and cooling systems
For wide-ranging use.
Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity (802.11b/g/n)
Enables you to control the thermostat with a compatible device, including mobile phones, tablets and computers, while away from home.
Auto-Schedule
Learns the temperatures you like and creates a customized schedule for your home.
Auto-Away
Automatically switches to an energy-efficient temperature when you’re not home. The Nest Leaf lets you know when the temperature is set at an energy-conserving level.
System-Match
Understands what kind of system you have and activates specific features to keep you comfortable.
Energy history and report
Shows how much energy you’ve used and provides tips to help you conserve.
Easy-to-install design
Utilizes the included screwdriver and screws for a simple setup.
The Nest Thermostat can help you save utility costs. Plus, save even more money if you score a new Nest Learning Thermostat on DealDash. The last one sold for $0.21 – that’s only 21 bids by everyone! Wow?! nest thermostate dealsCheck out 10 more gadgets that can make your home more futuristic: 10 gadgets from CES 2014 that will make your home more futuristic than the Jetsons’