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  • Aug 1 2016
  • 1 Aug 2016

Pokémon Go App Sparks Boost in Vintage Trading Cards

DALLAS – A new market report by Heritage Auctions, the world’s largest collectibles auctioneer, shows the new Pokémon Go app is sparking a sales boost […]

  • Jul 28 2016
  • 28 Jul 2016

Preserving your Family Documents, ‘Fabulous Finds’ and Other Ephemera

  Maj. James Boling’s “Fabulous Finds” article in the WorthPoint June 30, 2016 newsletter (“A Family History Discovered on eBay is a True Fabulous Find)” gives […]

  • Jul 25 2016
  • 25 Jul 2016

Succeeding in Your Business: Sourcing Merchandise for Sale on eBay

Slowly but surely, eBay is making a big comeback. I am privileged to be giving a talk at this week’s eBay Open Sellers Celebration in […]

  • Jul 25 2016
  • 25 Jul 2016

Final African Elephant Ivory Ruling Could Effect 30,000 Americans

On July 6, 2016, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) issued its final ruling regarding the import, export, sale and general disposition of African […]

  • Jul 22 2016
  • 22 Jul 2016

The Great Restoration Debate: Steiff Teddy Bears and Stuffed Animals

Of course, every collector’s fantasy is to find their dream piece in pristine condition for $10 at a garage sale next door—that’s what reality television […]

  • Jul 21 2016
  • 21 Jul 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Collectors Are Not Clutterers / Collections Are Not Clutter

Allan “Mr. Ice Cream” Mellis is a good friend with a subtle sense of humor. Recently, I received an email from Allan with the heading: […]

  • Jul 20 2016
  • 20 Jul 2016

Demographics, the Economy and the Dynamic Pricing of Today’s Collectibles

I was watching “Antiques Roadshow” on TV the other day, and saw something I haven’t seen before. I think they’ve done it for a while; […]

  • Jul 19 2016
  • 19 Jul 2016

More Items Around the House You Can Sell—or Even Auction

Rocks, shells, quilts, ceramics, toys, carved chairs, paintings, coins in a jar, bags of jewelry and binders of tobacco cards, oh, and a rather large […]

  • Jul 18 2016
  • 18 Jul 2016

Creative Solutions to Furniture Problems: Use What’s Available

In a fit of Spring cleaning, never mind what time of year it was, my wife decided to clean out her old cedar chest. When […]

  • Jul 14 2016
  • 14 Jul 2016

Don’t Throw it Away! That’s Some Surprisingly Valuable Household Junk

There is gold in your drawers that you may not be aware of. Don’t feel bad. We Americans are accumulators. Consumerism drives our economy; when […]