Investing in Collectibles in 2015
With stocks and bonds being prone to fluctuations, many investors devote a portion of their portfolio to investing in collectibles such as art, antiques, comics, baseball cards, etc. For some, investing in collectibles is a great way to make money. It also offers some relief from the often-confusing world of stocks and bonds.
Like any investment vehicle, investing in collectibles like art, stamps, or comic books can be risky, not having a measurable value and not providing a dividend. While investing in collectibles can be enjoyable, the only way to make money here is to find someone willing to pay more for it than you did.
Whether the motivation to invest in collectibles is financial or aesthetical, it’s important to do your homework.
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