How do I send coins to PCGS grading?

PCGS offers two different ways to submit coins either by (1) joining the Collectors Club or (2) going through a PCGS Authorized Dealer. Both will get your coins graded. Below are overviews of each method so you can decide which is best for your situation.

Does PCGS grade paper money?

About Banknote Grading PCGS is proud to launch PCGS Banknote as the premier third-party certification service for paper currency. Our roots in grading paper currency trace back to 2005, and we are excited to offer PCGS Banknote certification and grading services in-house and on United States soil.

Who is the best coin grading service?

If you want the certification of your coin to be universally accepted you may want to stick to the two most trusted services, Numismatic Gaurunty Corporation (NGC) and Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). NGC and PCGS are trusted around the world because of their consistent and reliable grading.

How do I fill out a PCGS submission form?

Submission Guidelines

  1. Member Name and Number: Fill in your name and PCGS Collectors Club member number.
  2. Return Shipping Address: Fill in your return shipping address and contact details.
  3. Service Group: Select a Service Group (one per form).
  4. Genuine Option: All coins submitted are subject to being deemed as Genuine (not gradable).

What comic books are worth a lot of money?

10 Rare Comic Books That Are Worth a Fortune

  • Action Comics No. The inaugural issue of Action Comics marked the first appearance of Superman and helped kick off the superhero genre.
  • Amazing Fantasy No.
  • Detective Comics No.
  • All Star Comics No.
  • X-Men No.
  • Tales of Suspense No.
  • Marvel Comics No.
  • The Incredible Hulk No.

Are comics from the 90s worth anything?

Although the end of the 20th century was a troubling time for the comic book industry, some comics from the ’90s are worth the kind of money that would make Bruce Wayne take notice. But the most important ’90s comics in terms of storytelling and character development aren’t necessarily the most valuable.

Are comics dying 2020?

Comics aren’t dying. Numerous publishers sent creators “pencils down” messages, and the weekly comic release schedule virtually shut down. Diamond since announced a May 20th return to comic book shipment, but the damage was already done.

Where can I sell old comic books?

“Generally, higher-end comics sell at auction close to their price-guide values,” says Segall. “Lower-end comic books are very difficult to sell….Other sites

  • Alibris.
  • Amazon.
  • Abe Books.
  • Comics Price Guide.
  • Go Collect.
  • Comic Book Realm.
  • Nostomania.
  • Heritage Auctions.

Which is better PCGS or NGC?

My take: PCGS is more of a market grader with a higher emphasis on eye appeal/luster while NGC is more of a technical grader with more emphasis on surface preservation/strike. As always YMMV and it varies from coin to coin and series to series as well.

Where is the best place to sell old comic books?

MyComicShop (Lone Star Comics) Lone Star Comics sells online as MyComicShop. It’s been selling comics since 1961 and is the largest comic book retailer in the world making it a great place to trade your comic books for cash. MyComicShop is a two-generation family-owned business with over 100 employees.

Is NGC grading worth it?

It is a much better value to get expensive coins graded than it is to get common coins graded. That is why you see most coins worth over $5,000 in grading holders and why you don’t see a lot of low value graded coins.

How do I know if my comic book is worth money?

The easiest way to determine if your comics fall into the “good” category is by looking at the cover price. Almost all comic books have the retail cover price at the time of publication on the cover. The valuable ones will have 10c, 12c, 15c, 20c, or 25c on the cover.

What is the most rare comic book?

New Adventure Comics #26

Do pawn shops buy comic books?

Pawn shops will be able to offer you money for your comic books immediately. Keep in mind though that pawn shops are resellers, so they will offer less than the face value of your comics.

How do I get a comic book appraised?

Your Local Comic Book Store Local comic book stores are experts in your local market but also have broad understanding of the dynamics of the industry. They could be a great first-place to get an appraisal.

What is the best way to sell a comic book collection?

If possible, sell in person Working with a dealer or being able to assess a collection’s physical condition can be a good way to get the best deal, especially if you’re willing to be patient. While sites like eBay or Sell My Comic Books can be good, you might be able to get a slightly better deal in person.

How do I verify a coin?

When authenticating coins use a visual inspection, which can immediately show up any blatant fake. Any two-headed coin, for example will not be an error, but a fake. Verify this by holding a genuine coin in one hand and tapping it with another of the same denomination.

What DC Comics are worth money?

Marvel and DC Comic Books Worth Big Money

  • Tales of Suspense #39 (First appearance of Iron Man)
  • Amazing Fantasy #15 (First appearance of Spider Man)
  • Action Comics #1 (First appearance of Superman)
  • Flash Comics #1 (First Appearance of The Flash)
  • Captain America Comic #1 (First appearance of Captain America)
  • X-Men #1 (First appearance of the X-Men)

What is the most sold comic book of all time?

X-Men #1

Is CGC grading worth it?

Graded comics can hold a higher value over their raw counterparts. Slabs help preserve the condition of a comic. Graded comics make for cool display pieces.

Are Archie comic books worth anything?

And comics is a field where rarity and condition — immaculate condition, please — leads to value. The most valuable Archie comic book ever known to have been sold went for more than $140,000. Archie made his first appearance in a comic book in 1941, in the issue “Pep No. 2”; that’s the one which made the big money.