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Why a Customized Insurance Policy is the Best Way to Protect Your Valuable Collections

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 coverage appropriated to the value of our collection, leaving us to find other avenues of protection. Read More >

 

Collectibles Spotlight

Collecting dolls over the past 30 years has been a very meaningful chapter in my life. Raising two boys as a single mom and working 30 years in the mental health field, my hobby helped sustain my own mental health. Researching antique dolls, reading everything I could get my hands on about antique dolls, participating in a doll club, and, of course, searching for that special doll were all a fun departure from my often stress-filled job. Now that I’ve retired, I finally have the time to give many hours a week to my doll activities, including doll repair, arranging displays, and even buying and selling doll accessories on eBay. Read More >

Collectors' Stories

This is my 1967 Chevelle Malibu. Its significance other than its age, is the year I married my wife. I found it in a cornfield in Saratoga NY, all shot full of bullet holes. I had it flat bedded to my house and put four years of work into it, searching junk yards for parts. Finally it is a fully functional shinning jewel. Read More >