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How Big are the Collectible Markets? Are We Really Spending $200 Billion Every Year on Them?

How Big are the Collectible Markets? Are We Really Spending $200 Billion Every Year on Them?

Musings By Joschik

I have always been interested in this subject and since starting my MBA in 1991 looked for studies or other data points.  I never found a satisfactory 3rd party study and ten years ago I commissioned the only one that I know of.  I am collating my thoughts and the various facts I found in this […]

Vision for the hobbyDB Value Guide

Vision for the hobbyDB Value Guide

Musings By Joschik

The hobbyDB Value Guide will be the most up-to-date and accurate on the net, primarily because we plan for it to be drawn from the most comprehensive range of data sources possible and to have it updated by many stakeholders in real time. Our data sources will be: Expert Opinion As a jumping-off point, we’ll […]

Sinclair’s Auto Miniatures – A Trip to the Beginning of Diecast Collecting

Sinclair’s Auto Miniatures – A Trip to the Beginning of Diecast Collecting

Joschik

When a former team member called and asked for some help to sell her late father’s collection we were only too happy to help (I wrote an earlier article on how to best sell a collection).  When she then arrived with 20 boxes of amazing models I was glad we offered help, her father Jim […]