September 10, 2019 | Vol. 20 Issue 20
In this issue:
  Taking My Hacks: Is Trading a Thing of the Past?
  PSA Blog: Collecting Autographs Through the Mail
  Upcoming Shows
  PSA Quarterly Grading Specials

Taking My Hacks: Is Trading a Thing of the Past?
Whether it is done on the schoolyard at recess or the show floor at the National, trading is still a great way to add to your card collection. Yet for some reason it appears to be a lost art. Collectors Universe President & CEO, Joe Orlando, talks about the joy of trading baseball cards.

PSA Blog: Collecting Autographs Through the Mail
When was the last time you wrote a letter to an athlete and asked that person to sign your trading cards? Lots of collectors practiced through-the-mail (TTM) collecting as kids but stopped later in life. This PSA Blog post discusses how to get involved with that fun aspect of the hobby and make TTM autographs a part of your collecting experience.

Autographed Vintage Rookie Cards: No Longer Taboo
What basic hobby element do you enjoy most?
  1. Opening packs
  2. Trading
  3. Collecting autographs through the mail
  4. Building sets
  5. Seeing the results of your graded cards for the first time
latest news
PSA Japan Celebrates One-Year Anniversary READ MORE
Clean Sweep’s Auction #258 Features an Incredible Vintage Yankee Collection, Ends October 2, 2019 READ MORE
Part II of The David Hall T206 Collection Sports Cards Catalog Auction Ends September 19! Offered by Heritage Auctions READ MORE
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #246 Is Open for Bidding. Ends Thursday, September 12th READ MORE
eBay Seller: Steve_Novella Offers PSA Graded Lots Ending Tuesday September 17th & Thursday September 19th READ MORE
Set Registry Spotlight
2019 PSA Set Registry
As summer comes to an end, and we wind down from the busy Awards season, our focus now turns to Set Requests. So far in September, we’ve added 50 new set checklists and have processed over 400 new slot requests! Stay tuned for future updates!

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