He started at age 18. Fourteen years later, Jason Mains is still selling sports cards and memorabilia in a small Iowa town.
He’s combined two things most folks with a little disposable income seem to like. Movies and sports are what drives a Waukee, Iowa business.
Jason Mains opened Waukee Sports Cards as a teenager but he’s managed to find a way to keep customers coming in–sell what they want and be friendly. His 2 million card inventory has shrunk and he’s got a video rental store in the same building to help pay the bills.
"It’s fun, it’s crazy. Everybody wants a piece of the game," he says.