Services offered and associated fees.
#1. Official description and original price from the Franklin Mint Catalogs (1990-2010)
High quality PDF or JPEG (picture) file in color. If the product is found in one of the catalogs, you will get 3 images – front page, back page, and the page where your item is located. Please see examples attached. If the product brochure is the source, you will get images of the entire sales brochure. $9.95 for 1 FM item, $19.90 – 3 FM items.
#2. Recent online sales history of the same or comparable items from EBay, and, if available, from public and private databases – $9.95 for 1 item, $19.90 – 3 items.
You will get images of the official records from the completed sales which would include sales price. Based on how rare the item is, you may get between 1 and 5 official sales records. See example attached.
#3. Current market price – $9.95 for 1 item, $19.90 – 3 items.
You will get images of the current online sales offers, including item condition, location and sales price. Based on how rare the item is, you may get between 1 and 5 official sales offers.
#4. Independent evaluation of your item, including condition and completeness and recommendation of price range – for sale, or purchase, or insurance. This high and low price points and associated costs, level of effort and risk factors. If you are looking to sell your items on the spot securely with no effort, we can recommend trusted solution.
In some cases, we will be prepared to pay on the spot, or will try to find you a suitable local buyer.
Each ONE of the above services costs – $9.95 for 1 FM item, $19.90 – 3 FM items (you pay for two FM items and third one is free).
If you buy services #2 and #3, you can get #4 for FREE.
A complete package of services – 1, 2, 3 and 4 – – $29.85 for 1 FM item, $59.70 – 3 FM items.
Please note – you are not charged for any materials, such as photographs etc… 100% of your fee is for the research time and associated costs, such as obtaining catalogs and other reference materials and access to data, etc. …