Tag Archives: retirement

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Uncut sheet, baseball cards, $32,200, Blackwell Auctions

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Uncut sheet, baseball cards, $32,200, Blackwell Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall An uncut sheet of 110 Topps baseball cards from 1956 sold for $32,200 at an Americana Auction held June 10th by Blackwell Auctions in Clearwater, Fla. Also, a Los Angeles Police Dept. lieutenant’s badge #7, accompanied by a 14kt gold retirement badge, went for […]

So You Want to Be an Antiques Dealer?

So, You Want to be an Antiques Dealer? – Business of Doing Business – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles -August 2003 by Ed Welch The antiques trade is the easiest of all trades to enter. You do not need a license. No training or level of education is required. No major capital expense is necessary. […]

Antiques for Retirement

Antiques for Retirement, The Business of Doing Business in Antiques – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – April 2002 Antiques can make an excellent retirement business if the business plan is structured in accordance with retirement needs. No two-retirement businesses will be the same because everyone arrives at retirement from a unique lifestyle. Common […]