There are some collectors that scour eBay, auctions, and game shops for old and rare videogames cartridges (often called ācartsā) that they can add to their collection. These collectors are the ones that are responsible for cataloguing video game history, and actively saving it from the hands of people who donāt appreciate the value of their possessions.
The world of collectibles was forever changed by the introduction of everyoneās favorite electrified critter. Pikachu, Charmander, and the rest of their colorful group stole the hearts of a generation back in the late ā90s. But more than that, the franchiseās collectibles ushered in a new, much more expensive era for the waning trading card industry.
Here are a few of the biggest toy crazes from the last 30 years. Do you recognize anything that was a playground must have when you were in school? Some of these fads are still going strong today!
There are tons of times that we lose something valuable and it completely disappears out of our lives. Most of the time people resign themselves to the fact that they probably threw it away by acciden, or left it somewhere where it then got buried. In these situations, one personās loss usually ends up being another personās good fortune.
When we go to the store today, weāre used to seeing a certain amount of useless stuff on the shelves. Maybe we donāt need 50 different types of granola bars, but as long as people keep buying them, manufacturers will keep making them.
There are plenty of times where our klutziness costs us something dear to us. Hopefully it doesnāt happen to you very often, but weāve all been there. The next time you break one of your favorite coffee mugs, or spill grease on your best dress shirt, take a look at this list and feel a little better about yourself.
eBay is great. Itās an ideal place to search for any number of things, from popular consumer goods to hard-to-find items that you need to fill in a set or fix something that has broken.
Kids love toys ā that isnāt breaking news. Even at just a few months old, kids show an affinity for their favorite toys, and things only grow from there.
Cars, homes, and passport stamps are every billionaireās favorite collection items. The mega-rich spend millions on their exquisite homes, rare cars, and all-inclusive vacations, and understandably so.