By Michael Barton aka MonticelloCards

As someone who began collecting cards in 1986, I have seen this hobby change on numerous occasions. I have had wonderful opportunities in this hobby – from working shows as a teenager to being in charge of the entire sporting collectibles department of a hobby shop. To keep it brief – I have seen a lot in my 25 years. There were times this was a business for me, although I am no longer involved at any level other than as a collector. I implore you to learn from my mistakes and my experiences, as there are More >