are two types of hobby for collectibles. One type is collecting objects
with some sort of dollar value, and the other type is collecting objects
with little or no dollar value. The hobby of collecting object with
no dollar value is not expensive, and almost anybody will be satisfied
with this type of hobby. Take an example: Collecting throwaway lighters,
or collecting empty cases of different cigarette boxes.
can collect these objects without spending a single dime (beyond what
you would have spent anyways, at least) and still satisfy yourself.
The hobby of collecting object with no dollar value usually has no possible
potentials for earning. The hobby of collecting object with no dollar
value is mainly a hobby to pass time and deriver a sense of achievement.
There is a very remote chance that some one will come and pay for collectibles
like throw away lighters or empty cigarette boxes.
are enumerable collectibles with no dollar value. Some of them include
the likes of empty beer tins, wine bottles, match boxes and many more.
Anything that we throw away could be considered collectibles with no
dollar value. Sometimes children have the habit of collecting many useless
things, and this habit becomes a hobby when they grow up.
the hobby of collecting object with a dollar value, the hobby of collecting
object with no dollar value is available in abundance, very accessible,
and free. You can collect lots of worthless collectibles and group them
or classify them before storing them neatly. There are even some hobbyists
who collect paper napkins. They have whole rooms devoted to storing
thousands of different paper napkins. Some disposable objects require
special attention while storing.
the most of these hobbies have absolutely no resale dollar value. But,
it is quite possible that after some years, the same objects may be
worth something. For this to happen one usually has to wait 50 years
or more and hope that the item gains some sort of historical value.
Meanwhile, you should simply enjoy the hobby of collecting objects with
no dollar value.
will never find the collectibles in any of the hobby books. There are
some exceptions though, such as rock or mineral collecting. A single
rock in the river beds is worthless, until some hobbyist who collects
the rock wants the particular rock that you possess. But this is a rare
exception. Most of the worthless objects remain worthless, but give
hobbyists enjoyment for hours.
there is a movement to earn returns from the hobby of collecting object
with no dollar value. It is hard to judge the experiences of those hobbyists
who claim to be earning handsomely from the worthless collectibles.
Basically, these hobbyists launch a website for the collectibles they
enjoy to collect, and the create interest for these objects.
are many websites for hobbyists who collect paper napkins, tooth picks
etc. If you feel the urge to collect, you should never do it in hopes
that someday it will pay off and you will get rich off of your hobby.
You should do it for the love of the object, or for the desire to amass
the collection. This will provide you much more pleasure and satisfaction
with your hobby.