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 Posted 08/02/2021  10:33 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add TNG to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I love that running Queen. All these posts are good, thanks for the funnies.
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 Posted 08/05/2021  9:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Snobro110 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
How can you tell when a coin dealer is on vacation?

He's got a tarp thrown over his house and all the lawn furniture is on the roof.
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 Posted 08/05/2021  9:44 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add TNG to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Good one! Thanks
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 Posted 08/10/2021  2:56 pm  Show Profile   Check NumisRob's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add NumisRob to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
If only popular song lyrics reflected our passion...
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 Posted 08/10/2021  3:48 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Nells250 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
the "cleaned my coins" one made me chuckle outloud to myself!
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 Posted 10/12/2021  9:29 pm  Show Profile   Check westcoin's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add westcoin to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply


From Charmy Harker AKA The Penny Lady and her article "Dealer War Stories"

https://thepennylady.com/charmys-ar...war-stories/


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 Posted 10/13/2021  11:35 am  Show Profile   Check GrapeCollects's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GrapeCollects to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
God I hate dealing with those people lol. Every darn show.
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 Posted 10/13/2021  2:10 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add NumisEd to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
The COINBERT one is fun.
But in all honesty, the is no negotiating whatsoever during coin shows?
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 Posted 10/13/2021  2:15 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add ijn1944 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Excellent portrayal.
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 Posted 10/13/2021  4:39 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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But in all honesty, the is no negotiating whatsoever during coin shows?
There is plenty, but when it is not to your liking, you either accept it or move on.

I have been in that same spot more than once. Dealer would not budge. I moved on, did not find anything comparable at any of the other tables, then came back and paid what they wanted.

One time I felt lucky because when I came back someone in front of me was holding my coin! They were having the same conversation I had earlier! Luckily they moved along and I got what I wanted to own for more than I wanted to spend. I do not regret it though.

I guess I am even luckier these dealers did not raise their prices when I came back.
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 Posted 10/19/2021  1:34 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Conder101 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
In Coinbert if I was the dealer

Sure I can change $100 (give back $45)

Hey I thought we agreed to $49!

The other six dollar charge was because you lied when you said that all the cash you had on you was $30.
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The other six dollar charge was because you lied when you said that all the cash you had on you was $30.
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 Posted 10/22/2021  2:25 pm  Show Profile   Check chafemasterj's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add chafemasterj to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
The Coinbert comic was fantastic. Witnessed versions of that conversation more than once.
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