To determine the value of antiques and collectibles, access various auction websites, hire an appraiser or contact the owner of a store specializing in collectible items. Also, consider how rare the item is, its conditio... More » Hobbies & Games Collecting

There are several online price guides for old magazines. Amazon, iGuide, Downtown Magazine, eBay and XYZ Collectibles all have sections offering price guides for vintage magazines. More » Hobbies & Games Collecting

To determine the value of a specific antique metal sign, get a free auction estimate from a dealer website such as, search for recent sales of the same sign on or search an antique signs pri... More » Hobbies & Games Collecting
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