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Unfortunately, no. Not if you made the bid yourself as opposed to a minor getting on the computer and making a bid.
The eBay rules specifically state bids that win are considered contracts.
Many people mistakenly believe that any contract can be rescinded within 72 hours but that is an incorrect belief and based on some old law that allows people to get out of door to door sale type contracts.
i just wanted to make sure. i was told of a cooling off period in vehicle and real estate contracts, but i didnt know if it would apply
No, there are some states that have specific rules on specific topics but there are none in Texas that apply to this situation.
well.... thank you. do you want to buy a 1991 Mercedes 560 SEL ?
No, I like those cars a lot but we just bought a new one a few months ago (not a Mercedes) and have kids in college.
i hope this qualifies as follow up: what legal procedures are required when cars are bought in(NY,Ca)states and imported to Texas? (taxes,inspections)
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