The biggest gripe I have with online trading is getting a package and finding out it was poorly packed. The result: dinged corners and damaged cards. There are many ways to pack cards so that they make it to their destination in one piece. Single Card You can use a regular envelope or a...
Of course, times have changed since this thread was started with postal prices climbing, but some of the suggestions here are worth heeding.
$160 in pwe is bizarre,I agree, but I'd argue that $20 - $30 or even $50 in *well secured* pwe isn't so crazy. in 3 months I've made a little over 100 trades, almost all in PWE. as far as I know, I am batting 1.000, but I;m sure I just jinxed it.
Anyway, 100 2 ounce stamps is $75. bubble mailers cost me about $4, or $400 for 100 packages.
$400 - $75 = $325 postage saved. even if a couple get lost or damaged, and I paypal you to make you whole (or mail your cards back), I come out way ahead.
that said, I do ask if PWE/bubble preferred on book > $30, and totally respect my trading partner's preference.
and now that I'm doing math on here, I need to go to bed
PS - fun fact, I had to google what PWE and DLVD meant when I first got on here.
PPS - not so fun fact: who puts a loose card (not even penny sleeve) in a pwe? had one on here, and one on ebay, do this.