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Forum: FOOTBALL BUY/SELL/TRADE 06-18-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 156
Posted By Positivity
Random auto RC lot FS...Doug Martin & more

I found a small stash of mostly autographed rookie cards from 2010-2013 and figured I'd see if there was any interest. These have a sell value of around $300...I'm looking for $100 dlvd. Don't be...
Forum: BASEBALL BUY/SELL/TRADE 06-17-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By Positivity
Random RC, auto lot FS...Kershaw and more

This is a completely random assortment of mostly autographed cards that I found in a box. Nothing huge...the sale value is around $225, I'm looking for $75 dlvd. The Kershaw lot by itself sells for...
Forum: BASEBALL 01-11-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,664
Posted By Positivity
I've owned a shop for a while....I'd be shocked...

I've owned a shop for a while....I'd be shocked if any of those coversations were real.

If they are, the owner could benefit from some customer service training. Cynicism can stand in the way of...
Forum: FOOTBALL 12-31-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,171
Posted By Positivity
Not paying attention to customers is generally...

Not paying attention to customers is generally not a great business practice. And if it's a big auto, then you'll hear about it regardless.

I also own a card shop, and I have also been selling...
Forum: BASEBALL 10-22-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,271
Posted By Positivity
Like a previous poster said, it's simply a...

Like a previous poster said, it's simply a peronal interest story. Any newspaper in the country prints them. It's not exactly hard news the writer was going after. She probably has a friend of a...
Forum: BASEBALL 10-22-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,271
Posted By Positivity
As a card shop owner in Topeka, I can honestly...

As a card shop owner in Topeka, I can honestly saw that I've never seen him. It does appear that he's a resident in a group home. I'm going to give the author of the story a call and see if there's...
Forum: Ebay/COMC/Online Selling/Shows/Paypal/Shipping 10-11-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,401
Posted By Positivity
The EXACT same thing happened to me a couple of...

The EXACT same thing happened to me a couple of years ago. My seller account, complete with 99% positive feedback and close to 8,000 feedback, was suspended indefinitely. Of course I can still buy...
Forum: TTM Auto 10-07-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By Positivity
I recall writing some on index cards, too. And I...

I recall writing some on index cards, too. And I always wrote mine by hand for the same reason. I'm working on a couple of letters now. I'm excited to get back into this!
Forum: TTM Auto 10-07-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By Positivity
Thanks for the responses, guys. I'll try to find...

Thanks for the responses, guys. I'll try to find a happy medium in my letter writing, as I have a tendency to be a bit wordy sometimes.

I would think the retired players may take more time to...
Forum: TTM Auto 10-07-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 602
Posted By Positivity
Does length of letter matter?

I did TTM quite a bit 7-8 years ago, but haven't sent anything off in a while. When I sent a request, the letter I included was always a couple of short paragraphs long, a little longer if it was a...
Forum: BASEBALL 09-21-2013, 02:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,492
Posted By Positivity
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v230/yankeenut23...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v230/yankeenut23/crowplaterainbow.jpg
Forum: BASEBALL 09-18-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 7,287
Posted By Positivity
Got this from Topps today. I'm glad he finally...

Got this from Topps today. I'm glad he finally signed them.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v230/yankeenut23/IMG_zps9c6a33db.jpg
Forum: FOOTBALL 09-14-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,889
Posted By Positivity
I haven't carried Beckett in my store for over...

I haven't carried Beckett in my store for over two years now. I was also direct with them, and I was losing money by carrying the magazine. I MIGHT have one person a month come in looking for one.
Forum: BASEBALL 09-09-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,735
Posted By Positivity
Not everyone busts wax for the prospects. The...

Not everyone busts wax for the prospects. The market in my area is more centered around established stars and HOFer's. There are less "rip and flip" guys around here now and very few prospectors. I'd...
Forum: BASEBALL 09-04-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By Positivity
Thanks for the comments everyone. My reader is on...

Thanks for the comments everyone. My reader is on its way.
Forum: BASEBALL 09-03-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By Positivity
Right on. I'm interested to hear your opinions.

Right on. I'm interested to hear your opinions.
Forum: BASEBALL 09-03-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By Positivity
Thanks for the info! I was looking at the Paypal...

Thanks for the info! I was looking at the Paypal reader too, but I didn't realize that they treated those transactions like on-line transactions. That doesn't seem to make much sense. But Square has...
Forum: BASEBALL 09-03-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By Positivity
Do any dealers here use the Square reader?

I've been thinking about using a Square reader on my Galaxy S3 for credit card payments in my shop, and was wondering if any full or part-time dealers on here have any experience with it.

The...
Forum: FOOTBALL 08-28-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 3,527
Posted By Positivity
Topps - Dexter McCluster R&S - Revis ...

Topps - Dexter McCluster

R&S - Revis

Thanks for the contest!
Forum: BASEBALL 08-26-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 701
Posted By Positivity
Thanks for the imput everyone. It was pretty much...

Thanks for the imput everyone. It was pretty much what I expected. For the record, I declined an ad in this year's listings before I made the post, but I was curious about opinions. My Yellowbook rep...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-26-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 701
Posted By Positivity
How many of you use a phone book to find an lcs?

I had a discussion with Yellow Pages today about not renewing my ad in the phone book, website, etc. It would save me close to $1000 a year by not being listed.

My arguement is that most people...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-05-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By Positivity
I started buying a few Aaron Crow cards for my...

I started buying a few Aaron Crow cards for my store since I live in Topeka, KS and he's from here.

Now, 30 1/1's later, I think I have a super collection. :)!
Forum: FOOTBALL BUY/SELL/TRADE 08-01-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 56
Posted By Positivity
Looking for Vince Wilfork

Are there any serial numbered, game used, auto, or rare Vince Wilfork cards out there? I'm looking to buy them...possibly trade if I can find some stuff you like. I'm not looking for base at this...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-26-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,187
Posted By Positivity
You begin to prepare your "80's/90's were...

You begin to prepare your "80's/90's were overproduced" speech because you can spot the 1991 Fleer and 1990 Donruss cards in the car as the person selling them pulls up to your shop.
Forum: BASEBALL 07-22-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 840
Posted By Positivity
I still trade for wax in my store, but I'm picky...

I still trade for wax in my store, but I'm picky about it. If the cards either move quickly or are nice cards for my showcase, then I'll definitely consider it.
Forum: BASKETBALL 07-15-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,544
Posted By Positivity
Just sent you a PM. I have this: ...

Just sent you a PM. I have this:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v230/yankeenut23/IMG_0020_zpsdf89f526.jpg
Forum: FOOTBALL 07-09-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 442
Posted By Positivity
I have a "Build Your Own Pack" table at my shop. ...

I have a "Build Your Own Pack" table at my shop.

It's a 5000 ct box with base commons, stars, semistars, and a some inserts sorted by sport. I charge $5 for as many cards as the customer can fit...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-30-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 7,287
Posted By Positivity
And right on cue, Lough is 4-4 today with a homer.

And right on cue, Lough is 4-4 today with a homer.
Forum: FOOTBALL 06-28-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,525
Posted By Positivity
This is nothing new...and certainly nothing new...

This is nothing new...and certainly nothing new in basketball. In fact, Upper Deck made it almost a yearly occurance before losing their NBA license. 2007-08 was a perfect example, as UD locked up...
Forum: FOOTBALL BUY/SELL/TRADE 06-26-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 101
Posted By Positivity
Some FB randoms FS...Luck, RG3, Kaepernick

Picked up a few cards today and figured I'd throw them on here before Ebay. Prices include shipping.

I'm cool with making deals, but I'm not selling for resale. :)!
...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-19-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By Positivity
Did anyone participate in the 2013 Archives hobby shop promo?

Has anyone taken advantage of the Topps Archives promos?

Last week you could buy a special Archives cello pack for $0.25. These packs contain the exclusive Day Glow parallel.

The Archives promo...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
Ok, so what blame do we put on the players who...

Ok, so what blame do we put on the players who are contracted to sign autographs for Topps products? Matt Kemp isn't signing his cards, but no one is mad at him. Topps is paying him for his...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
I'm not direct with Topps, so me being a dealer...

I'm not direct with Topps, so me being a dealer has nothing to do with it. I don't think there is any reason I got what I got, but I won't complain if the next one I get is a scrub. Can't hit a...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
But think about it....Topps is in a no-win...

But think about it....Topps is in a no-win situation. If they pull cards from the run of a product so that collectors don't have a chance to pull the cards from packs, the customer complains. When...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
Not that I feel the need to prove anything to...

Not that I feel the need to prove anything to anyone on here, but here's this to make those who doubt me happy.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v230/yankeenut23/20130604_111706_zpsf2755031.jpg
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
I'm not saying it's normal for Topps to do that,...

I'm not saying it's normal for Topps to do that, it's just what happened to me. I have no reason to lie about something that doesn't matter in the long run like redemption replacements.
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
Lol. I buy collections and cards off the streets....

Lol. I buy collections and cards off the streets. I even buy cards from Ebay. I don't open product.

I bought the Crow redemptions because I PC Crow. I've made posts about it. I'm not disappointed...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
When I'm getting A-Rod, Ortiz /50 autos for...

When I'm getting A-Rod, Ortiz /50 autos for replacements for Aaron Crow redemptions, 8-10x is spot on.

2011 Finest Crow autos (the on-card autos, not the dual jersey autos) go for $2-$4. (A red...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
I've received three of these "sticker dump" cards...

I've received three of these "sticker dump" cards as replacements and have sold them all for 8-10x what the repemption itself would have gone for.

Sticker dump or not, there is really no room to...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,708
Posted By Positivity
I'd be excited about a deceased HOF autographed...

I'd be excited about a deceased HOF autographed card that's not available in packs or boxes over an autographed card from a border-line decent pitcher that will be signing autographs for the next 20...
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