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Interview with Drew Herndon By Shane Salmonson

If you are a collector and haven’t yet discovered podcasts, you’re missing out. I am in the car a lot for work and it is pretty common for me to be playing a podcast...

Interview with Kin Kinsley

Bloggers, like myself, rely on others to share their work in order for people to see it. One of the biggest supporters of my blog from the start was Kin Kinsley. He is a...
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The Card Collectors Beginners Guide Part 7: Buying Options

Greetings Fellow Collectors! Welcome back to my series of Collecting Basics where I break down the hobby of card collecting and trading cards piece by piece.   In Part 1, we broke down what base/common cards are....

15 Baseball Cards Now Worth A Fortune And 15 That Are Surprisingly Cheap

why did we choose this article? When it comes to collecting, most people don't get into seriously caring for their items later in life.. it's hard to realize the importance of your item until possibly...
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Glossary Term: Graded Card

Graded Card: A trading card that has been examined by a third-party service (see below) grading specialist for condition and assigned a specific numerical grade, that corresponds with the card’s physical condition. https://www.collectionconnections.com/the-card-collectors-beginners-guide-part-6-memorabilia-cards/ Grading Company: An independent, third-party service  (see below) that...

Trading Card Collection Protection Tips

When storing your cards, you want to be able to make sure you're working with the best materials available. Bags Unlimited ensures that in our boxes, you won't have to worry about migrating acids.  *NEW* Bags Unlimited Exclusive Museum Grade TOP LOADER Storage Box  Metal reinforced corners for stacking strength and box shape integrity The material has a UV gloss varnish that blocks...