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Australian Sells Life: Ian Usher Disappointed With Winning Bid

First Posted: 07- 2-08 04:48 PM   |   Updated: 07-10-08 05:12 AM

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SYDNEY (Reuters) - A man who put his life up for auction on eBay found it wasn't worth quite as much as he thought when he settled for around A$100,000 ($96,000) less than his target price.

Ian Usher, 44, held the seven-day auction of all his belongings, including his three-bedroom home in the west Australian city of Perth and a trial for his job at a rug store, after the break-up of his five-year marriage.

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Filed by Dave Burdick  |  Report Corrections