Police in Chatham, Ontario are seeking information about a burglary at a local card shop that resulted in the loss of thousands of dollars worth of sports cards, including three Wayne Gretzky rookie cards. The loss may force the owner to sell what's left of his business. Sometime between Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday at 5:00 p.m., unknown suspect(s) forced their … [Read more...] about Card Shop Victim of $40,000 Heist
Fans tired of seeing big market, big money teams advance in the playoffs aren't complaining about it, but losses by the Red Sox and Yankees cost Steiner Sports at least $1 million in revenue according to the company's CEO. Brandon Steiner's New Rochelle, New York-based company has deals with both teams to sell memorabilia and the Yankees and Bosox are far and away the … [Read more...] about Yankees Loss Cost Steiner
The loss of its major trading card licenses has forced Upper Deck through several rounds of layoffs over the last three years. A few more workers were let go last month including public relations manager Terry Melia. "On Friday, July 22, I was laid off from the Upper Deck Company," Melia wrote in an email. "After 14 years of dedicated service, my number finally came up. I … [Read more...] about Upper Deck Company Lays Off Five
Buying, selling, and trading sports collectibles can easily become a very lucrative hobby. With the online auction sites like eBay as well as specialized sports collectibles sites and shows, it can be very simple to find the items you need for your collection, and sell the items you are ready to get rid of. If you've got the right touch, investing in sports memorabilia … [Read more...] about The Tax Man Cometh; Are You Ready?
If you're buying and selling collectibles a regular basis, knowing some basic tax rules and regulations is a good idea. … [Read more...] about Collectibles and Taxes: What You Should Know
Publicly-traded purveyor of sports memorabilia and fan products Dreams, Inc. is hoping to battle its way out of the loss column. … [Read more...] about Revenue Up, Losses Down for Dreams Inc
Are the post office's money troubles causing them to give you the hard sell when you tote your bubble mailers to the window? … [Read more...] about Delay of Game: Post Office, 10-Yard Penalty
Former Penn State and Seattle Seahawks' running back Curt Warner is suing his insurance man over football memorabilia he lost in a fire at his home last year. … [Read more...] about Warner Sues Over Memorabilia Loss