Sellers must specify an opening bid for their auctions or sales

The opening bid may be lower than or equal to the reserve price in an auction, and it helps buyers make bids or offers in the same ballpark as the reserve price.

Buyers can’t make bids or offers below the opening bid – Adult Flipp will only submit bids and offers above the starting price for seller review

In a public auction, a bid that’s equal to or higher than the starting price or opening bid may still be rejected at the seller’s discretion.