Collector Chronicles

Determining the Value of Your Stamp Collection...
Stamps are a journey through time. They bring us back to a prominent place, person, or historic achievement. Every stamp has its own beauty, with each type classified into a distinct category. As collectors, we have boxes and albums full of stamps ranging from decades…
The Value of a Rare Book Collection...
A rare book collection can be priceless to its owner. We’ve read these books time and time again, keeping them safe on our bookshelves for years, maybe decades. Although you may not know it, those rare books can be worth thousands of dollars. A book…
Collector Coin Values Rising: When You Should Provide Protec...
The collector coin market is expanding. Values are rising and the demand for rare coins remain strong. This is evident by the number of coin auctions we are seeing, as well as the number of thefts and burglaries we've seen in 2015 alone. There are…
Why a Customized Insurance Policy is the Best Way to Protect...
We all like to collect specific items. It's a hobby, and once we delve deep enough into that hobby, our collection earns some value. Whether it's coins, stamps, figurines, dolls, guns or memorabilia, we want to ensure they're protected. Many homeowners policies don't provide adequate…
Collector Insurance: How It Will Protect Your Comic Book Col...
When you have a collection hobby, you grow your collection and look for antiques and rare items to get your hands on. Once the value of your collection increases, you go through all the steps to ensure it is protected. For comic books, the slightest…
Benefits of Insuring your Sports Memorabilia Collection...
We spend years starting and growing our collection of sports memorabilia that by now it could be worth thousands of dollars. Whether you're seeking autographs at a game or attending events where your favorite player is signing, your collection can include everything from signed helmets,…
Value for Classic and Collector Vehicles Expected to Rise in...
Car collecting has gone to a whole new level in recent years, and the amount of money raised at auctions has drastically increased. Throughout 2014, classic cars were auctioned off at record prices, totaling a whopping $1.3 billion to collectors in North America. When there's…