Frustrations of Being a Team Collector - One of the things I've noticed that a lot of collectors are into, particularly in the blogosphere, is team collecting. I like team collecting, too, in case...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
A Bargain Boggs
Well, I've mentioned this a few times recently, but as time goes on I find myself less and less interested in modern cards. Conversely, I find myself more and more interested in cards from my youth and earlier. One of the things I've been pursuing specifically is copies of iconic cards of the '80s graded mint 9 by PSA. I'm not sure what it says about me, or about the current state of the hobby, that I'm more interested in spending my limited hobby funds on graded copies of cards I already own raw, but it's where I'm at.
Back in November I snagged one such card off of COMC for what I felt was a real steal:
How about you? Have you ever picked up a graded copy of a card you already owned in raw format just because you like the card that much, or found a real bargain?