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Friday, May 17th, 2019
gun auction tips

You might think auctions are just a way to sell things where the highest bidder wins. But, this isn’t always true. There are more rare events called absolute auctions, where the auctioneer sells all merchandise, regardless of price, to the highest bidder. Most auctions now have some of the items listed for sale as subject to a reserve. If the bidding does not go up to a certain pre-set price, then the item will not sell. These reserve prices do not have to be announced to the public.

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
man holding hunting rifle

There is no standard “best rifle” because each person will have a different view on what that may mean. All hunting rifles have pros and cons. It isn’t about choosing the one that is objectively better than the rest of the competition but about identifying the rifle that best suits your needs. This post will go over how to think about your ideal hunting rifle. This will allow you to narrow your choices to the handful that are the best for you.

Monday, April 29th, 2019
bidding strategies

There are many great deals you can find at a heavy equipment auction including vehicles, farm equipment, and supplies. Whether you are familiar with these auctions or will be attending one for the first time, it is good to understand the process. Here are some tips to help you know what to do at auction.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
payment methods for buying a car at auction

Technology has changed how you can pay for your new car at auction. You no longer have to walk into a sale with a pocket full of cash to buy a personal or business vehicle. Auction houses now have the ability to verify your funds, enabling them to offer you different payment options. This means you don’t need a dealers license to buy the car you want. Common payment methods include checks, financing, credit cards, and cash.

Friday, April 19th, 2019
Antique gun auctions in texas

If you collect antique guns, you should think about the best option for handling this part of your estate. Discussing this can be uncomfortable and stressful, especially if you have items of significant sentimental or monetary value. There could be problems for your beneficiaries, executors, and family members if you do not plan ahead. Understanding your options for estate management can help you decide how best to handle your antique gun collection.

Monday, April 15th, 2019
farm equipment auctions in Texas

When you are looking to buy heavy equipment or work vehicles, an auction should be your first choice. You have a few things to consider when you begin searching for a new piece of large machinery. Being realistic is the primary consideration, and that means you don’t need the latest model off the assembly line to complete a job. New is not always better (although it may look nicer) and there are often more benefits to buying used machines and vehicles.

Friday, April 12th, 2019
are car auctions good

There are several ways to get a car these days. You could go to a dealership, find private sales, get a hand-me-down, and even buy online and have a car shipped directly to your house. Another option is to go to a car auction. Most people see this is a last resort, so it is okay to be a little skeptical.

Monday, February 18th, 2019
gun auction tips for selling guns and antique firearms

If you are looking to sell your guns, whether they are new or antiques, you likely have many questions. Besides understanding federal and state regulations, there are many other things to consider before selling. This includes what type of auction you should choose and valuing your collection.

Monday, February 11th, 2019
antique guns Frequently Asked Questions

Having an antique gun might mean you are in possession of an expensive piece of history. Prices on antique guns have gone up over time as the supply diminishes. The price depends on which gun you own. Certain manufacturers such as Colt and Winchester Repeating Arms are often in high demand which brings their values higher at auction. More and more people are becoming interested in collecting antique guns because they are being seen as a form of tangible assets. The following are some of the most common questions new collectors and sellers have about antique guns.

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
gun and antique firearm collection and auction tips

It can be exciting but hard to start a gun collection because there are so many choices available to you. You have to decide if you want to collect antique guns, modern guns, or both. No matter your choice, there’s a large number of options to choose from for your collection. There is also a lot of information available. In fact, just searching one specific gun can lead you to a wealth of information on that particular firearm. Here are some tips and tricks that can help you start your gun collection.