Is Autographed Sports Memorabilia Worth It

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I saw an article the other day claiming that sports memorabilia is one of the top 10 biggest wastes of money. Chris Pummer, who wrote the article claims that, “This market for the celebrity struck may be the greatest separator of fools and their money ever.” He lists premium coffee to go and cigarettes as […]


The Exciting World Of Autograph Collecting

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The hobby of collecting autographs scaled to new heights of popularity during the 1980s. Earlier on it was only children who asked celebrities for their autographs. However, soon people from all age groups began to get interested in philography. Seeing the huge market potential of autographs as memorabilia, the dealers and celebrities started charging money […]


Celebrity Autographs Spotting The Frauds

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Celebrity autographs are not only fun to collect but they can also serve as great investments to add to any portfolio. There are a several things to keep in mind when purchasing celebrity autographs to be sure you are investing in authentic autographs. Recognizing fake autographs is almost a black art. Spotting them can be […]


Sports Autographs A Sound Investment

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You don’t have to be a sports fanatic to have an interest in collecting authentic sports autographs. Famous athlete autographs can help boost the value of your portfolio as well as help you turn a quick profit. The key to having a valuable sports autograph collection is being able to recognize the fraudulent autographs on […]


Finding Companion Pieces Is Like A Treasure Hunt

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Looking for a companion pieces for your treasured item can be a fun venture. Companion pieces can also make the value of the piece, in certain instances, more valuable. How is that you ask? Believe it or not there are certain magazines that run out of print; there is simply no archive available for some […]


Collecting Autographs For Fun Profit

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Autograph collecting is a fun and rewarding hobby, but it’s also a lucrative business for many entrepreneurs. As a hobby, autographs are a terrific way to own a piece of memorabilia that has been personally signed by your favorite actor, musician, athlete, etc. Collectors across the globe are always looking to add the unattainable signature […]


Sports Memorabilia Fraud On The Rise Again

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Fake autographs on eBay are more prevalent today than during the FBI Operation Bullpen sting a few years ago. It seems that this new generation of fraudulent sellers have forgotten how many people the FBI put in jail during their investigation. The industry’s leading autograph authenticator, PSA-DNA, claims that only 33 percent of more than […]