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"Selling your Trains" Newsletter Archive

Train Adventures: The Snowy Road to Illinois
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24 May 2018

Train Adventures: The Snowy Road to Illinois

May 24, 2018

Catching a Lead for a Train Estate Sale It all started with an unexpected phone call on Wednesday from my friend Tony, the owner of America’s Best

Sn3 Brass: A Narrow Gauge Path Less Traveled
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30 Mar 2018

Sn3 Brass: A Narrow Gauge Path Less Traveled

Mar 30, 2018

Variety is, as they say, the spice of life, and working at Trainz over the years has shown this to be true time and time again. With new collections a

Do It Yourself! How to Sell your Trains on TrainzAuctions.com
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2 Mar 2018

Do It Yourself! How to Sell your Trains on TrainzAuctions.com

Mar 2, 2018

Some collectors would rather sell their trains themselves in order to receive full market value for their train collection rather than getting wholesa

Estate Planning Guide for Train Collectors
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30 Jan 2018

Estate Planning Guide for Train Collectors

Jan 30, 2018

Part of owning a train collection is that you will have to decide what happens after you cannot care for it anymore. If you haven't started estate pla

California Brass: One Hot Collection!
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13 Dec 2017

California Brass: One Hot Collection!

Dec 13, 2017

As the Chief Engineer of Trainz.com, I have the pleasure of traveling all over the country to see and assess some truly diverse model train collection

Guide to Selling your Trains: Where to Sell Model Trains
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22 Nov 2017

Guide to Selling your Trains: Where to Sell Model Trains

Nov 22, 2017

There are a surprising number of ways to sell your trains. Educating yourself is the first step to making sure you find the option that works best for

Scott's Story
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18 Oct 2017

Scott's Story

Oct 18, 2017

My Introduction to Trains I was just a kid when Dad brought home a whole bunch of model trains that he had purchased from his boss. Overnight, our