Daily Archives: March 26, 2011

Why Your “Collectibles” Are Worthless

I’ve spent two hellish sessions now with someone who has hoarded a bunch of stuff thinking it’s all going to become collectible and increase in value.

He’s been trying to unload this crap now.

He checks prices on eBay with Highest Price listed first and thinks he’s sitting on some sort of gold mine.

It’s not the highest price that establishes any damn market, it’s the lowest.

So when he scrolls down and sees that the Highest price differs from the Lowest by five or even ten times, he doesn’t frikkin get it.

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