All this talk about fake signatures and the crooks that are trying to rip you off, please keep in mind that there is a current BONANZA of autograph conventions being held in the next few months from sea to shining sea. Here is your best defense at fighting forgers that you are not not buying any of their junk, and instead support the artists that are attending the below conventions. Take a look:
http://www.zurkopromotions.com/ - this weekend, Grayslake, Il.
http://hollywoodcelebrityshow.com/Rose.htm - this weekend, Chicago
http://www.wizardworld.com/home-apple.html - October 1st -3rd; New York
http://www.twilightconvention.com/cal/twilight_or.htm - October 1st -3rd; Portland, Or.
http://www.spookyempire.com/guests/ - October 8th -10th; Orlando
http://www.twilightconvention.com/cal/twilight_ana.htm - October 8th - 10th; Anaheim, Ca.
http://www.hollywoodshow.com/ - October 9th & 10th; Burbank, Ca.
http://www.rockandshock.com/ - October 15th - 17th; Worchester, Ma.
http://www.creationent.com/cal/woh.htm - October 15th - 17th; Burbank, Ca.
http://www.creationent.com/cal/stchi.htm - October 22nd - 23rd; Chicago
http://www.chillertheatre.com/main.htm - October 29th - 31st; Parsippany, Nj.
http://www.eyeconfla.com/ - November 5th - 7th; Orlando, Fl
http://www.creationent.com/cal/farscape.htm - November 5th - 7th; Los Angeles
http://www.supermegafest.com/ November 20th and 21st; Framingham. Ma.
http://www.steelcitycon.com/ - December 3rd - 5th; Monroeville, Pa
DON'T FORGET to join the Facebook page, "Celebrities Understanding Celebrity Autographs". Good luck and don't let the crooks ever win!!