Sports Card Articles

It’s Not What You Spend but What You Pull

By Stephen Duell aka spuds1961

I’ll start this off by saying I am probably one of the cheapest if not the cheapest collector out there, as most on the boards of SCF will know by my many discounted retail breaks. I make a modest salary and I will treat myself to an expensive hobby box every now and then, as long as the Mrs. Is okay with it. For my money though, I find it a lot easier to break even or come out ahead on the discounted retail front. Here is my thinking; yes I might have to deal with More >

Book Review: Beginners Guide to Online Card Trading

By Karine Hains aka Pheebs888

The world wide web is a big big playing field; for us collectors it is an invaluable tool at our disposal to further our collections. However, it’s not always easy to fin your way around the Net and know what to do and when to do it when it comes to online trading. We’ve all been there, we were all beginners once with about a million questions to ask and for those of us who did not know anyone else who collected online, it might not always have been a smooth ride. Like it or not, More >