I Need to Insure My Baseball Card Collection…Now What?
You just never know what your family has in their attic or garage. What do I mean? Some may have some pretty cool collections. Anything from stamps to art, even Pez dispensers could be hiding at your relatives home! So what if your grandfather left you his baseball card collection or signed baseballs collection? You’ve got Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron and Jackie Robinson… now what?
First thing you want to do is get the cards appraised by a sports memorabilia specialist. This specialist will determine the value of the baseball cards based on age, the team and the player. Depending on the value of the collection, you might want to consider a collectibles policy. Some homeowners insurance carriers do include a collectibles category, but it might have certain limitations.
If you have the appraisals of the collection, call an agent and they would have what they need in order to properly insure it. If something were to happen to the collection, you may not able to recover the sentimental value that was lost, but the right insurance policy can help to replace or repair the collection. Get an appraisal today so that you can determine whether or not your Massachusetts home insurance policy covers you.
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