Stamp Collecting

  • Stamp Collections
    Stamp collections are growing all over the world as you read the words on this page. More and more people are becoming involved in philately because they derive such pleasure from this popular pastim....
  • First Day Issue Stamps
    The first day of issue is essentially the day that a particular postage stamp, postal card, or cover is officially offered to the public for sale. In most cases, first day issue stamps begin their jo....
  • Stamp Collectors
    You might be surprised to learn who stamp collectors are. Stamp collectors come from all walks of life, and they are both young and old, and every age between. Doctors, teachers, scientists, histori....
  • History Of Postage Stamps
    The history of postage stamps is vast, as each country around the world began using postal stamps at different times. However, if you want to get a brief background to the world of stamps and philate....
  • Stamp Dealers
    Stamp dealers can be your onestop source for information about stamp collecting in general as well as for more specific questions. If you have an unusual stamp and want to know its value, you can get....
  • Information On Stamp Collecting
    Probably the most helpful resource for finding information on stamp collecting is the Internet. Of course you could always purchase some books that deal specifically with philately, but a book can on....
  • Stamp Prices
    Sometimes it can be a little more difficult finding out stamp prices than you would think. Not all stamps are valued at their face cost, meaning that a rare stamp that says 10 cents on the face may a....
  • New Postage Stamps
    Although new postage stamps may not seem as intriguing because they lack the history associated with old stamps, they can still be quite unique. In fact, many new stamps that are issued today depict ....
  • Stamp Values
    For those people who spend a good amount of time collecting stamps, the question of stamp values pops up every now and again. It can be tricky discerning the value of one stamp over another, especial....
  • Old Stamps
    Old stamps are generally in high demand by collectors, so as you can imagine, the cost for such stamps can be quite expensive. Hobbyists who thoroughly enjoy the art of stamp collecting find that old....