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Millionaire.com Sets Grand Opening Auctions

Millionaire.com scheduled grand opening auctions for April 30 at its newest auction facility, the Global Auction Emporium, located in Bluffton on the main artery into Hilton Head, SC.

LiveBid, a subsidiary of Yahoo!, will broadcast the auction live over the Internet. Participants may register to bid over the Internet at LiveBid.

Millionaire.com, in affiliation with Manheim Government Services, will host the first auction consisting of U.S. Marshals' confiscated goods. More than $4 million worth of fine jewelry, art, antiques and other confiscated items including 170 gold bars, a South Sea pearl and diamond necklace with matching earrings and a 194 karat emerald (appraised at over $1,000,000) will be sold, the company said.

Millionaire.com's grand auction of the day will begin at 4 p.m., featuring approximately 400 lots including antique American and European furniture, collectibles, classic motorcars, paintings, sculptures, bronzes, jewelry, crystal, stained glass, and historical memorabilia.

Millionaire.com markets products directly to consumers through its millionaire.com site, Millionaire Magazine, real-world auction houses and live auctions over the Internet.