on January 24, 2023
Trading cards have always been popular, but their popularity has skyrocketed in the last decade or so. More people are getting involved and buying packs and boxes left and right. There’s also been some development of new and unique ways to open cards, such as card breaks. It’s a fun way to get a lot of people excited about opening cards, but there are also negative possibilities, such as damaged cards. If you continue reading, you can learn what to do if you get a damaged card in a card break.
What Is a Card Break?
First, you must understand what a card break is and how it works. You can buy a pack of cards or a box of packs, but depending on the rarity of the cards, these packs and boxes may be incredibly expensive. Some avid collectors purchase cards this way, but the average collector will need to join a card break. Card breaks involve one person or business buying an entire box of cards, like we do at JRI Cards. From that point, other collectors can “buy in” a spot
on January 19, 2023
In the world of sports, many different trading cards are going around. There are a few classic and rare football and baseball cards, but people tend to underestimate the worth of basketball cards. Collectors are still trading these valuable cards like hotcakes, and their value is shooting through the roof. Read on to learn more about 10 of the most expensive basketball trading cards of all time!
1980-1981 Topps Scoring Leader Card
Last year, this card sold for $840,000 at the Goldin Auctions. There are many scoring leader
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on December 19, 2022
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on October 30, 2022
While American football may be a newer sport than baseball, that doesn’t make it any less popular! Football is the most-watched sport in the U.S.; that interest translates to trading cards. With trading cards from the first days of football all the way to today fetching high prices on the card market, you may be wondering about the most valuable football trading cards.
on October 25, 2022
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on October 24, 2022
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