Found 110 articles matching Editorial category.
  • Nov 2 2017
  • 2 Nov 2017

GETTING TO KNOW YOU: BRAM HEPBURN, ANTIQUE BOTTLE COLLECTOR AND DIGGER

  Though his education and business ventures have been in the culinary arts field, his passion for antiques has now moved to the forefront, especially […]

  • Sep 5 2017
  • 5 Sep 2017

My Recent Buy–Or in This Case, My Recent Find: Joseph Noel Interview, 1938

Sometimes, what you buy just leaves you scratching your head and wondering. The photos below and the accompanying story are such an item. Instead of […]

  • Apr 14 2014
  • 14 Apr 2014

8-Year-Old WorthPoint Fan Gives Antique Valuations at the Topanga Vintage Market

ATLANTA – 8-year-old Connor McCrory, known as “America’s Youngest Picker,” will be giving free antiques and collectibles valuations using the WorthPoint Mobile App at the […]

  • May 1 2013
  • 1 May 2013

Five Appraisal Options for First-Time Estate Executors

My friend Stan showed me the inventory that he’d just completed for his uncle’s estate. He was proud of his thoroughness; he claimed to have […]

  • Aug 21 2009
  • 21 Aug 2009

‘Great Find’ Article Generates Reader Comments

We’ve had a lively discussion following the publication of an article about Will Seippel, WorthPoint’s founder and CEO, and how he stumbled upon a “Great […]

  • May 26 2009
  • 26 May 2009

Rinker on Antiques: What Do Our Customers Want?

On May 12, I attended Western Connecticut State University’s Macricostas Entrepreneur lecture entitled “Succeeding as an Entrepreneur in Today’s Challenging Economic Environment.” Douglas K. Mellinger, […]

  • Feb 19 2009
  • 19 Feb 2009

Point of View on WorthPoint

Question: Do you consider investing in art, antiques or collectibles an alternative to the stock market? Would you share your strategy with the rest of […]

  • Feb 11 2009
  • 11 Feb 2009

What Makes a Hobby Board Game Valuable?

Many board games found in antiques shops and other secondhand retailers may not be as valuable as some might hope. More specifically, there exists a […]

  • Feb 4 2009
  • 4 Feb 2009

Licensed Board Games: Junk or Jewels?

By Michael Barnes What is a licensed board game? Chances are you’ve seen plenty and probably played several in your time. They’re the board games […]

  • Jan 30 2009
  • 30 Jan 2009

Preserving precious letters from the past

How do I protect a collection of poignant World War II letters from my father? First, copy them. Until recently, I always suggested photocopying. Today, […]