All value submissions must be separated by type vintage modern ultra modern and tcg and each card on the submission must have a declared value under 200. Rounded or fuzzy corners.
Submitting your trading cards to psa is the first step towards getting the most from your trading card collection.
How much is it to get your cards graded. On the other hand creases can be so heavy that they cause some of the card s image to flake off. The cost of psa card grading will depend on the type of sports card its value shipping options options added and the number of cards sent in. Try our authentication comic grading services learn more.
From there service levels go up in tier along with corresponding fees. The real cost to have a card graded is usually 14 to 17 per card when you consider the overpriced shipping and insurance charges. What is card grading.
So grading your nm card that sells for about 125 will net you about 95 00 after grading expenses while selling the ungraded nm card returns as much as 110. For instance if you have a raw card that you send in to get graded it s probably going to cost anywhere from 20 if you submit via a group submission to 50 solo to send it in and get it. Fees start at 20 under the economy service for cards valued up to 499.
Now if you re lucky enough to get a nm mt grade you still have to subtract the 30 00 or so in grading expenses and you end up netting about 320 if everything goes perfectly. The heavier the crease the less it s worth. Having your cards encased by a third party grading company such as psa increases the value of your card significantly as long as it grades well you want to ensure your cards grade out to at least a psa mint 9.
Psa is the largest and most trusted card grading service in the world. It is quite common to pay 40 to 300 plus shipping handling and insurance to have a mickey mantle baseball card or another high dollar card graded. Service excludes autograph dual service cards and supersized cards.
There s very little value gained when your card is encased in a near mint to mint psa 8 case. Generally the higher the value and the faster the turnaround is the more you can be prepared to spend. As the value of the card goes up so do the charges.
199 maximum declared value. Walking through the bgs process. Creases in modern cards affect the value more than with vintage cards but not much.
Learn more about the different types of grading services and the benefits of psa grading. There are multiple levels of service that vary according to the card value and the turnaround time the time it takes for your submission to be completed.