Top 10 Tips for Building a Sports Memorabilia Collection


  1. Certificate of Authenticity (COA) –make sure all the memorabilia comes with a COA; unless, you are 100% sure it is authentic.
  2. Choose a theme and stick with it
  3. If you buy duplicates, resale the duplicate and use proceeds to add to your collection
  4. Setup a budget
  5. Do research and ask experts questions
  6. Buy from quality sellers
  7. Keep inventory of purchased memorabilia with purchase price
  8. Plan how the collectibles will be stored and viewed
  9. Buy the highest quality collectibles within your budget
  10. Stick to your budget