Like anywhere else that you find a surging market where both price and demand are exceeding the imagination, "bad fruit" always begins to develop.
Let me give you an example: Why has identity theft become so popular? It is because stealing someones identity and using their cards and finances is very lucrative for folks who have no conscience or don't fear life staring at bars. But take one thief down, 10 more pop up. "Lucrative" was the main concept here.
Back to our friendly Pokémon market and Baseball Card markets. Let's look at a few examples of Scams I stopped before passing them on to our buyers. Fortunately, I've been around the block enough times to sense a fake and protect our customers, who put their faith in us when confidently purchasing through CardboardandCoins.com
Let me first say here that I did have a bad experience myself when I first started buying Pokémon cards some years back when they really started to take off…