Need a desk? An airplane? How about an armored personnel carrier? Items like these and others are now just a click away for the highest bidder.
Joseph Hamrick, a 59-year-old construction worker from Goose Creek, S.C., got hooked on one such Web site, GovDeals.com, about five months ago. Since then, he's gotten good deals on a 1999 Dodge truck in great condition, 36 bicycles and more than 2,000 brand-new T-shirts, among other things -- much of which he gives away to charity and co-workers.