My Account - view and modify your account details.
Dashboard is the first thing you see in the My Account section. It
provides a single place to see at a glance Account Details, easy access
to your Wishlist, Feedback, Messages, Current Bids, and Purchases. Even
more details and data can be accessed via the menu selections on the
LEFT hand side of the screen. Those parts will be explained in below
Pretty straight forward to use, just another way to selectively access messages.
Purchases = This will show you details of your purchases with ability to view Invoices, Status of payment, Shipping info, Messages about this purchase, and Leave feedback.
Current Bids = Will show details about lots you are currently or have placed a bid on if the auction has not closed yet.
Buyer Tools = Access any lots you have added to your Watchlist(wishlist).
You can access only Received or Leave Feedback.
Personal Information = This is the information you entered when orginally registering with the site. You can also made changes to your information. For instance address, telephone number, Email, and change your password if you need to. Plus many others areas of your personal information.
Email Notifications = This is where you would change what you wish to receive emails about from the site.
User Verification = Shows status of whether you have been verified or not plus some basic personal data that you can also update here.
Account History = Shows you the account payment/transaction history.
The Address Book feature allows you to have more than address associated with your userid. This would come in handy if you wish to purchase/pay for an item and have it shipped elsewhere than your primary address location.
The Text Messaging section is where you can change or remove your cell phone information used for text status alerts about auctions.