Need Them Now - Estimated 3-5 Business Day Turnaround and starts at $100 per card. I have never seen any grading company have such a limited option and was wondering how its been working out for everyone. In the last 30 days, I found only four TOTAL SGC Solds. 8.30- LATE Party Time with DJ Grant & Amazing Tunes - R&B, Party Classics, Mainstream Dance Tunes plus member requests. I buy sgc, psa, and bgs. I counted 12 SGC 10 Solds of this popular base Prizm card in the last 30 days, with the last Sold on April 29th. The optimistic collector might assume that the star grades are correct because more time and care is spent grading these cards due to their value (and commons are graded a bit looser). Maybe a good time to invest in CLCT? Since submitting with SGC, there is a A lot of great quantitative data but this is just bashing a competitor that is substantially gaining market share comparable to just 90 days ago. I was told it would be 3 more weeks. SGC 10: $350, $360, $321 (auction), $345 per on average. There is a recent youtube interview from Cardboard Chronicles with the SGC grader for why they went from different service levels to either "I NEED IT NOW" or "I can wait for it. There’s no guaranteed turnaround time for graded cards, and the service offers no specific time frame. SGC & Beckett’s are also company’s that i trust the most after PSA with SGC seemingly having that little girl with the curl intrigue to me . Luckily those are PC so turnaround time doesn't matter. I won’t send them another card. LAST ENTRY: 9:30pm DRINKS PRICES: Happy Hour until 8pm - … So my novice question is why would anyone use SGC over a PSA on courts of higher value? SGC renewals were better still, showing a 39 day average compared with 43 days at last review. Let’s start with a very popular card – 2018 Panini Prizm Luka Doncic (Base) #280. i love sgc if for nothing else, that they but my submission into their system within a day or two of it being delivered to their office. We are being abused by PSA, and our very own buying habits are bringing us back for more abuse. Ready to take your sports card investing to the next level? This time, though, there has been a small delay. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 150 2016 SGC. The black slabs are so damn sharp. My 2018 Topps Update Ronald Acuna US250 sparkled in its SGC slab. don't sweat it. SGC’s base card grading service is a bit cheaper than PSA and starts at $10 for cards worth less than $250. 21 min JUN 3. Go ahead and sell your SGC 10 Zion now for $385. Not a huge difference in price, but what do we think about the difference in the number of Solds? Let me share with you my own experience in trying to sell my SGC graded cards, and then we’ll take a look at recent “Solds” of a few popular cards, SGC vs. PSA. We want to make our membership better, so we'd like to know why you're canceling. SGC “Regular Service” turnaround times are stated at 20 days on their website and cards seem to be coming back to collectors at or ahead of this schedule. no wait, no black hole, just 'there it is". So I’m going to stick with PSA for now. TOP 5 Sports Cards Going UP! I thought I was ahead of the curve, onto something big. Thousands upon thousands of sports cards are sitting in a warehouse at PSA – untouched, ungraded, and unsold or unadded to personal collections. Delays are inevitable, and they’re the final chunk in understanding PSA turnaround times. I would love to submit to SGC because of the faster turnaround and cost, but it doesn’t seem to make any sense if you’re trying to ascertain the highest value. Another quantified the difference in ROI as “nickels and dimes.” And fellow collectors backed these statements, via comments or likes, justifying the belief that it’s time to sub with SGC. PSA is a division of Collector’s Universe (CLCT), a publicly traded company. 1981 Topps Joe Montana #216. As it pertains to timely grading, SGC is held up as a beacon of hope in these COVID hobby times. Appreciate the effort put into the article, but we’re all getting weary of the “PSA is best, so waiting 6 months is OK…” mantra. From popular Facebook groups to prominent YouTubers (I see you PSA Collector!) The second service level is titled, “Need Them Now,” which is offered to customers who want a more concrete time frame. Twenty DAYS! Max. Let’s look at recent comps. SGC has two options 1-2 days and 40-45 days. Am I really looking to leave deferred money on the table, for 40% less now? You certainly could- You always run the risk of a lower grading which as we all know sometimes can feel a bit arbitrary. You may find an exception here and there (Griffey Upper Deck Rookie) but overall, over time, folks still love Topps. Although most of us would love to see SGC emerge as a competitor to PSA/BGS, I really couldn’t agree more with your conclusions in this article. I have a few questions if you dont mind. Prizm looks better in a SGC slab. Purists, please allow me to classify this card as “vintage” just this one time! Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed. Also one other company i will throw out that i have looked at but don’t know enough about , GMA . In fairness, it is presently selling for only $30 in PSA 10. Most times I have an auto authentication or grading service submission it goes very smoothly. But from what I can see, that’s not happening anytime soon, and I can’t afford to lose the hobby dollars waiting for it. Great article. One SGC 8 sold for $130. It definitely could be a profitable practice but requires effort, patience, and risk. You don't want to miss this. I picked this card because Mantle is hobby royalty and there are a good number of comps, SGC vs. PSA. It’s a basic service, but it’s a decent option if you’re working within a tight budget. Here’s a look at NHL rookies to watch in 2021, Three Underrated Soccer Statistics To Use When Finding Prospects, Top 12 Basketball Card Investments for the 2020-21 Season, The Ultimate Guide to Alexis Lafreniere Cards. Three PSA 7 sales averaged $975 – substantially less than the single SGC 7.5. Very good analysis! I don’t trust PSA. I don’t trust them not to protect their pop report. So for the first time in a long time I sent a group of stuff to SGC. Plus Their drop-off service! Updates on the card world and a weekly hit of the week. Leave your thoughts in the Comments below. I have 2 subs in with SGC - one is 1 card and the other is 3. Putting that up against BGS or PSA is like night and day. I want to know the condition of my card relative to a consistent benchmark. Episodes How to Listen. If the answer is no, why do you think someone else will want to buy them from you? consistency with grading, turnaround and customer service. Will I be … Well my point is that PSA has multiple turnaround options some are very much on time like the express service, the bulk is what takes forever but this seems to have gotten slightly better as well. SGC is so much faster than their competitors. The table also showed that Dorset had a below average time for processing FAC grants (at 70 days) and SGC grants (73 days). On the PSA side? If all goes according to plan. Wonderful to see a data based analysis of this very topical issue. And since BGS sales prices are comparable to PSA, this study dismisses them only on the grounds of not being an intriguing comparison, and nothing else. Thank you! One level of service is simply titled, “I Can Wait.” As opposed to offering any sort of guaranteed turnaround time for graded cards, the service offers no specific time frame. I’ve subbed multiple times with SGC since my re-entry into the hobby in early 2019. The last three 2018 Prizm (base) Lamar Jackson #212 Solds from last week: SGC 10 vs PSA 10. As an afterthought, I just checked out the price of CLCT stock. Cards valued at $50,000 and up. one bulk submission can take down an entire grading company. Any reason its PSA you chose versus Beckett? , 2018 TOPPS UPDATE RONALD ACUNA JR. PSA 10. I have seen the prices you are talking and your are spot on. Turnaround Times; Login; Previous. Specials do not apply to On-Site grading rates. In the interim, they revised their turnaround times to the current estimated 40 business day model. The turnaround time was supposed to be 20 days. I Can Wait has no set deadline. Hopefully, PSA, Beckett, and SGC can all staff appropriately and then the entire industry will continue to thrive! Here’s another SGC theory out there in the hobby: “Use SGC for PC and PSA for flipping.” This! Print Fee Chart. 951 Yamato Rd, Ste 110 (887.95 mi) Boca Raton, FL 33431. SGC “Regular Service” turnaround times are stated at 20 days on their website and cards seem to be coming back to collectors at or ahead of this schedule. SGC customers enjoy an array of unique collector support and security features, including an interactive submission platform with order tracking, grader notes, etc. These handbags are not only stylish but they are functional as well.The fall was said to take about ten seconds.The Cynthia Rowley Bridesmaids collection will be available in North America, the United Kingdom and Australia beginning in June and will be priced from $175 to $220.Straight upWed say only in New York, but this sounds just so LA. Next. Per their website, turnaround times for Regular Service are presently 73 days. Silver Luka? Value per Card (USD) Fee Per Card (USD) Current Turnaround (working days) Unlimited WalkThrough. If you are, the data suggests that grading with SGC is not the answer for you. Amazing article Steve. This is in line with my personal experience – SGC slabs do not sell at an even remote rate of PSA slabs; therefore, collectors won’t grade with them, hence fewer listings. These are some of the reasons people are jumping off of the PSA wagon and have long looked for an excuse to do so. And PSA is STILL dwarfing SGC in listings, despite being at reduced operating capacity for most of April. simple. BGS does not offer an updated turn around time for card grading services other than what is listed on the BGS grading form (which is shown below). Go Luka. no wait, no black hole, just 'there it is". PSA 10: $625 (auction), $595, and two “Best Offers Accepted” at $600 list. SGC turnaround times cannot be beaten. This card is scarce in a grade of 10 with either company, SGC or PSA (pop 107! After 5 Sportscards episode 1 Topps Project 2020, SGC Pop Report and More I talk about Topps Project 2020 is it a good investment why or why not? That way, you’ll have an idea of how long it might take before sending your order in. As you can safely assume from reading this, while I’m tempted to get a quick batch of graded cards in my hands asap, I won’t be subbing with SGC. I really just want an objective opinion on my card and I like that there are standard casings and tracking #s, etc. Uniquely, the Little Celeste can even produce its own energy, recovering and reusing the electricity it generates each time it lowers a load. I agree with you 100%. Average Solds of these SGC 5s was roughly $250, with an SGC 7.5 selling for a solid $1475 on March 15. The turnaround time with my bulk submission group is 20 business days. i buy the card. Other than what is listed on the BGS grading form of course. Collecting is a hobby – COVID is life and death. I’d be more inclined to do that with an SGC 9.5 and hope for the ‘bump up’ with PSA 10 than take an SGC 10 and pray for an equal grade elsewhere. Value per Item (USD) $200. An almost 30% markup for this card when sold in a PSA slab. Local Service in Boca Raton, Florida. I stopped on April 13th, though I’m sure there are at least that many in the earlier part of April. Have been sitting on cards since the 70’s. But what if you are that rare breed, the patient collector? Since just May 1, over FORTY PSA 10 Acunas have sold, at an average of $200 per. Lionel will always be King not matter how advanced, how innovative any other company can be. CSG Grading Tiers. Back to the “card in-hand” crowd and the argument that ANY return is better than NO return. There’s no guaranteed turnaround time for graded cards, and the service offers no specific time frame. The Industry's Most Trusted Grading and Authentication Service. This is the entire point of grading IMO. Stay-at-home mandates have crippled operations at the industry leader in grading, PSA. Compare that to the $450 average of SGC 9, and you’re losing roughly 60%, or $260 on this particular card, SGC vs. PSA. Where is it now? Fast turnaround – GMA Grading boasts a 7 day turnaround time. Full time 9 to 5. Even COVID hasn’t slowed it. It’s just a matter of time until we reach parity, a big part of that is units in play and by year end for modern product there will be a huge shift. Seems more like hundreds and hundreds. SGC reserves the right to correct the amount due on any submission that is sent in prior to the submitter calling to purchase a Gold Club membership. Now, the good part is that they do mention they will be providing estimates of those turnaround times on their website. I’ve sold cards that continued to rise beyond my sale. Also, the third company known as SGC was overrunned lately and released an update on the 24th of July 2020 regarding their turnaround times: SGC went from being the vintage grading company to the up and coming juggernaut steamrolling its way into the modern space. I have recently made some SGC purchases that seemed like the deal of a lifetime and per your data/examples maybe I paod exactly what they are worth or more. Please complete the following information, and upon review, we will provide more information and pricing. Max. one bulk submission can take down an entire grading company. I also wouldn’t do it with just any card. But what if my Acuna had come back SGC 10? Turnaround times are estimates. The bonds I had two of and sent the other to PSA. CORPORATE PROFILE Southern Globe Corporation – established in 2012 – supplies top-quality aircraft parts to its primary client, Susi Air. Why don’t we see more SGC Solds than the numbers stated here? I’d much rather wait for PSA and realize the greatest value for my cards, for flip and PC, no matter how long that wait is. Not Now. Exceed Turnaround Times; When you meet and exceed turnaround times, it will have a positive, long-lasting impact on your business. this is the card business. Maximum fee $2,500. I do have faith SGC can get it together and their rep up so the cards they slab are equal to Beckett/PSA. This is the main driver pumping SGC at the moment, the motivation behind the claim that SGC is emerging fast. SGC turnaround time I am planning on doing a card show in September, and want to have 30-40 60's and 70's RC of hall of famers graded. If I call those $550 each, that’s $580 per on average. I'm giving them some slack due to COVID and being swamped with orders. I'm currently on business day 64 for both. C. camo304 Well-Known Member. Or, you can look at the PSA markup of $55 per, just shy of a respectable 40% vs. SGC – add to that the ASTOUNDING number of VERY recent Solds – and conclude that the added dollars and much quicker flip are the apparent reason collectors are sending this particular card to PSA in droves (Pop 11,579! This is SCG’s time to gain ground and I hope they give PSA a run for their money. I have never seen any grading company have such a limited option and. Grading / Certifying. Your email address will not be published. With PSA down and an SGC battle cry across the hobby, why aren’t collectors grading this very common and popular card with SGC? So tell me, as it pertains to Zion, why would any collector sub with SGC? Based on demand and the hobby, collectors’ best bet is to see a fourth or fifth added to the bunch. If you like BGS, then stick with BGS. CCS Pressing CCS. This went on for days, maybe weeks, I can’t remember, but it was too long for a card of this caliber. This article does a good job supporting what I found anecdotally – that PSA cards command the most value and liquidity in the market. Most are in the 5-7 range. I assumed it would be even longer than usual (ugh!) Estimated Turn-Around Times; PSA Submission Form; PSA FAQ's; Beckett Grading Services provides a simple 1 to 10-point grading scale, with increments of a half point (for example 10, 9.5, 9, 8.5, etc.). I have been monitoring the price of SGC graded Luka’s and unfortunately, compared to PSA, the resale value of SGC graded modern cards is not there yet. Beckett/CBCS offices will be closed for Walk-in drop-offs and pickups, effective July 27, 2020. For ex, lots of Jordan’s for 86-88 fleer, Montana rookie, some vintage mantles etc. But there were eight PSA 10 sales in THE LAST WEEK (!! I thought these turnaround times/system was only temporary due to the influx? The cynical collector has to assume this is purposeful population control. Gleyber US99 sat in my eBay store for months before I finally took a Best Offer of twenty stinking dollars in mid-March!! But both of these assumptions are bad because they render the core value proposition pointless. READ OUR FULL DISCLAIMER HERE. Thanks to Finagle's Law (or just ignorant writers), on TV a system's failsafe will never work when it's needed the most, nor will it actually be failsafe—usually it'll be quite the opposite, sometimes referred to as 'fail deadly'. A lot of talk in The Hobby about SGC these days. Join our Membership Program now for card picks, analytics, premium community access and much more! I sold it on Instagram within seven days of receipt from SGC for $45, still well below PSA 10 average Solds at that time, of $65-$75. Similar to a couple of other posts , i am now back active in the hobby after a twenty year break . I did submit 3 cards with SGA just as a test run. The sold listings on those 28 PSA Montanas? SGC says the estimated turnaround time will be updated on its website every few days. Our staff of friendly and dedicated employees offer over 250 years of experience in the comic book market place, and look forward to assisting you. Current SGC Wait Times. Also, the third company known as SGC was overrunned lately and released an update on the 24th of July 2020 regarding their turnaround times: SGC went from being the vintage grading company to the up and coming juggernaut steamrolling its way into the modern space. In stark contrast, I found THIRTEEN PSA 9 Solds since April 13th! I was on the fence between selling them raw vs grade. At PSA 10, they would have been off my eBay shelf soon after listing, as is the case with many of my high-grade PSA listings. ", So for the first time in a long time I sent a group of stuff to SGC. So let me grade my PC Zion with SGC and I’ll grade my Zions for a flip with PSA. The national averages were 61 days and 59 days respectively. According to SGC, this service level will be approximately three to five business days. And it was much less than I was getting on my PSA cards. Those people praising SGC were bashing PSA because of their slow turns -- they have now become pretty quiet lately as SGC has become backed up as well. If we took a PSA 10 and an SGC 10 out of slabs and put them side by side could any collector tell the difference? https://anchor.fm/app. Rest in Peace SGC. What if you are someone that wants the best ROI, and you’re willing to wait to realize the optimum return? Value If you invested in CLCT stock, then I understand the impetus for trying to promote PSA, but in reality those investors will make more money when all three services thrive, and grading becomes the defacto standard for all card sales. As it pertains to timely grading, SGC is held up as a beacon of hope in these COVID hobby times. From SGC for Cards Received by them on July 13, 2020 for 20 day turn-around: I had two 45 Day turnaround submissions out before they changed the turnaround times. Basically, SGC will offer only two options — $10 per card or $100 per card (though it’s important to clarify that if you’re a bulk rate customer, it seems like everything else is business as usual). What I sent to CGC isn't, so time does play a huge part in it. This guest post came through our Article Submission Program. At this point, PSA has been on my radar as the main provider, however I am finding certain things hard to swallow. They are very well regarded in those niches I think. Thanks for all this work in article. In fairness, Alonso did move relatively quickly. Could they determine which company graded which card? Is it standard to have a turnaround time of more than 175 days on the Economy tier (with stated time of 39 days)? The sports cards market is volatile and certainly fluctuates – I’ve seen it, we’ve all seen it. I’d rather spend the extra dollars and go with a BGS group sub (Sappy’s is a good one) or pick a few higher value cards and sub-Regular Service with PSA, and hope for the best as it pertains to turnaround time. It finally sold in mid-November at $45, or less than the price (at the time) of a PSA 9. I know you briefly touched on it, but could that work? ), so I looked at SGC 7 to SGC 9 and compared it to the same for PSA. Well, I submitted a small 7 card order that was received by them on May 19, back when they still had the 20 business day service. Now they have gone the way of PSA. No, I haven't called or emailed them about my submission yet. But otherwise, I don’t buy SGC for flip or PC. As I write this, PSA has partially reopened but is still not at full capacity. Well done and very informative! There are no special membership fees to submit cards. This service level was billed at 20 days pre-COVID but often hovered around the 30-day mark (at best). Collector’s and Flippers, buyers and sellers, are not only being held captive by PSA, but allow it and enjoy it. https://anchor.fm/app All at once, the entire hobby sent us their cards and was excited to give SGC a try. I have been waiting almost a year for an Economy book, which has a stated turnaround time of 39 days. But does it make “cents?”. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Get Directions (800) 742-9212. www.gosgc.com . But while it looked hot, it didn’t feel hot when I was trying to flip it. Steve is a Film & TV professional based in New York City. What about buying SGC graded cards and then submitting them to PSA to have them regraded so you can sell them for more? My Griffey came back from PSA as inauthentic, but I opened the sealed set myself and know it is authentic, so that was the basis for my sending to SGC. Renewals also showed an overall improvement in turn-around times with FACs being processed in an average of 48 days, down from 53 days previously. Services We Provide . For vintage cards SGC is doing fine. When were no longer here and these assets out live us, the quality of the asset will determine our legacy. Renewals also showed an overall improvement in turn-around times with FACs being processed in an average of 48 days, down from 53 days previously. What am I missing? Community See All. I have never … Any insight would sure help here . Updates on the card world and a weekly hit of the week. You should always conduct your own research and due diligence. 1 EpisodesProduced by Chris MorrisWebsite. All rights reserved. The main thing I want to know is that someone has examined the card and declared it in great condition. This argument, “SGC for PC” makes no sense or cents – you are devaluing your PC, especially for a card with substantial value. Theyre not the grading company in question here. EXPEDITED SERVICE $ 50 /ticket. Take a look below and look for yourself. I focused on grades SGC 4 to SGC 8, compared to the same for PSA. In April, a handful of SGC 10 Luka’s sold for an average of $250-$300. Same Day Walk Through Immediate * Any card requiring custom insert must be submitted at the $15 level or higher. Of all the posts i’ve read on this site, I would say this is hands down my favorite. Based on my personal experience with SGC’s service and the present chatter in the hobby, there are certainly positives there, and maybe SGC will find a way to eventually close the proverbial gap with PSA. How many PSA 10s have you seen that wouldn’t even come back a 9.5 from SGC? Demand FARRRR outpaces supply. Great article and tons of good data! or. ), the turnaround time was on-point, and my cards looked beautiful in their slabs. But three PSA 4s averaged $290, higher than the $250 average of the SGC 5s, and three PSA 5s did an average of $350 or better, $100 higher than its SGC 5 counterpart. Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed. Stories shared online reflect dozens of orders currently exceeding 100 business days. I’ll sell my PSA 10 Zion in 6 months – closer to the season, mind you – for close to DOUBLE that number, and probably more. * SGC reserves the right to adjust the amount due if errors are detected in calculations, insurance values or shipping costs. Topps was aways King. I myself favor buying a PSA card all things being equal . I don’t trust them not to get lazy and just slap grades on cards. Coterminous renewals averaged 46 days compared with 52 days previously. To have my cards, and website in this browser for the next day 5s... 9 x 2, sold for an average of $ 10 per (... Package of about 20 cards off to SGC 9 and compared it sell..., 2018 Topps Update Ronald Acuna JR. 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