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The ebay Bargain of the Century?

The ebay Bargain of the Century?

Autographs.co.uk 04/04/2018 0
Every now and again we will all find a nice bargain on ebay. Sometimes, after it has turned up, it turns out to be not what we thought but on occasion we have something to celebrate! One of my best bu...
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The rise of the Robograph signature part two!

The rise of the Robograph signature part two!

Autographs.co.uk 26/03/2018 0
If you have read part one you will now have a basic understanding of how an Autopen machine creates a signature, and if you have studied the John Lennon signature previously shown you should now be ab...
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How can i avoid buying fake signatures?

How can i avoid buying fake signatures?

Autographs.co.uk 23/11/2017 0
Every day i am asked about the authenticity of an item that they have just found on Facebook or ebay etc. In so many cases the item is a hopeless fake and should easily be spotted without paying me to...
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The Rise of the RoboGraph signature, part one!

The Rise of the RoboGraph signature, part one!

Autographs.co.uk 28/10/2017 0
 "Robographs"  (a name i have coined for want of something better) are autographs created by a robot machine.  These are now becoming the scourge of the autograph world, and are becoming increasingly ...
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Section 75 and fake signatures!

Section 75 and fake signatures!

Autographs.co.uk 26/10/2017 0
If you have been sold a signed item which you now believe to be not authentic, then you may want to get a refund! however, that is not always as easy as it seems as most forgers are clever enough to d...
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Safely packing your items for postage

Safely packing your items for postage

Autographs.co.uk 09/08/2017 0
Every day i receive items through the post for authentication or perhaps for stock. In most cases they have survived the postal system, but in some cases they have not. So here are a few tips from som...
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Free Autograph Authentication - How good is it?

Free Autograph Authentication - How good is it?

Autographs.co.uk 30/07/2017 1
There are a number of companies around that will give you a free authentication on your signed items, but before you send off your scans you should ask yourself why they would offer this service for f...
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How do i know this autograph is authentic?

How do i know this autograph is authentic?

Autographs.co.uk 27/07/2017 0
Any dealer will tell you that this is a very common question, and certainly not an easy one to answer. The simple answer from the dealers point of view is "you don't, but i do!"  After all the dealer ...
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Can you value my autographs?

Can you value my autographs?

Autographs.co.uk 26/07/2017 2
 This is another very common question, and the answer is of course yes we can. Its something we do every day for ourselves for items that we have purchased from collectors and other dealers etc, and o...
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ebay profits down!

ebay profits down!

Autographs.co.uk 23/07/2017 0
Ebay posted their latest trading update this week, and its not looking good! This is what they said....... "For the three months to June, the company reported a massive drop in net income from continu...
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Can you authenticate my autographs?

Can you authenticate my autographs?

Autographs.co.uk 26/06/2017 0
  That is a question i get asked almost every day, but when questioned about the autographs i will be told exactly where when and how they were obtained, and offered photos of them being signed. So th...
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Buying Autographs on Facebook

Buying Autographs on Facebook

Autographs.co.uk 10/06/2017 0
We have all heard of it, and we all use it at sometime or the other, but should we consider buying autographs via those on facebook? Because of my previous post about obtaining a refund on ebay from a...
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Update on getting a refund from ebay.

Update on getting a refund from ebay.

Autographs.co.uk 21/05/2017 0
A previous blog post has proved to be very popular and i have had several messages thanking us for adding it this to the site. If you are unaware of how to go about obtaining refunds from sellers on e...
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How safe are auction houses?

How safe are auction houses?

Autographs.co.uk 04/05/2017 0
Most weeks i get asked about items in a local auction of some kind, and this week was no exception!  One auction had listed a number of 70/80's vinyl albums all of which were fully signed by the vario...
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How to obtain a refund on ebay.

How to obtain a refund on ebay.

Autographs.co.uk 13/04/2017 0
Have ever bought a signed item on ebay and then found out that its printed or simply not authentic? Then you will know just how difficult it is to obtain a refund, unless you know how!  As we all know...
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