Is anyone aware of any other online, viable, respected and viable buying/selling platforms for signed memorabilia besides ebay? Not necessarily auction sites like Heritage, etc. But more similar to…Continue
"This is all good. Autograph collecting should not be enriching dealers who cannot earn a living through other means. Prices need to come down, and less demand is a great way to do that.
Many other good points. Scandals from authenticatiors shown not…"
"Cause and effect. We are now in the electronic age and live in a rapidly changing world. There is far more autographs available than there are buyers. There is no longer a sense of urgency to purchase.
The golden era of autograph collecting is…"
"I dunno - gotta be careful. Best to do your own research. The items below are all problematic IMO. Bowie didn't backdate. The Telly Savalas as Gleason is...the GA is not unexpected but its in a PSA slab and will likely stay there just as sure…"
"I agree with Woody very much and James as well. I just don't understand why folks think they have to buy first, get stung several times, and then start learning after "paying for an education". I hate that. A newbie can select an…"
"That’s very true, particularly with somewhat novice collectors. Say a newcomer wants to join the hobby and he/she buys three or four autographs only to find out a few months later that they’re all fake. They are probably…"
"If auto sales or card sales have slowed, possibly some recent and well-publicized, disappointing revelations about the validity of sports card grading and auto authenticating issues may be the culprit.
Aside from that, it stand to…"