November 16, 2018 11:30 AM

Hot Wheels first-day cover burns up the track: Inside Linn’s

Also this week, learn where to find Christmas stamp info online and explore classic stamps of Ecuador with Janet Klug.

November 16, 2018 11:00 AM

Collecting outside the box via local postal ads

John M. Hotchner shares a local postal flyer circa 1974 promoting available philatelic products as possible Christmas gifts.

November 15, 2018 03:40 PM

Nov. 15 Jenny Invert sale sets record

Locked away in darkness for nearly a century, the mint condition error stamp entered the market with a bang at the Thursday afternoon Siegel auction.

November 15, 2018 11:45 AM

Status of U.S. no-die-cut press sheets: Week’s Most Read

Our most popular article this week was Jay Bigalke's update on the United States Postal Service's press sheets produced without die cuts.

November 13, 2018 12:45 AM

United States 2016 nonprofit stamp is a sleeper

Most dealers and collectors have yet to notice that the “USA” and Star coil is not readily available in quantity.

November 13, 2018 12:30 AM

Betsy Ross stamp contest winners

Fake news, polka dots, and laundering instructions: Readers have fun with the Betsy Ross 1953 3¢ commemorative stamp.

November 09, 2018 09:15 AM

Status of United States no-die-cut press sheets

Jay Bigalke has an update on the United States Postal Service's press sheets produced without die cuts.

November 09, 2018 09:00 AM

Young Americans on stamps of Japan and Russia

John M. Hotchner takes a look at Japanese and Russian commemorative stamps featuring two young Americans.

November 09, 2018 08:00 AM

Washington Stamp Exchange to close: Week’s Most Read

Here's a look back at our five most-read stories this week.

November 07, 2018 11:00 AM

APS 2020 spring meeting will take place at Westpex

The show is scheduled to take place April 24-26, 2020, at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront in Burlingame, Calif.

November 05, 2018 11:45 AM

Looking for stamps missing colors not as simple as it might appear

An expertizer takes a look at various examples in the search to determine whether a stamp is a Scott Catalog listed error or not.

November 03, 2018 02:00 PM

Hot Wheels, John Lennon among recent U.S. stamps receiving Scott numbers

These new Scott catalog numbers were assigned to U.S. stamps issued during the past month.

November 02, 2018 09:45 AM

Florex stamp show in new location in Kissimmee, Fla.

The Florida Stamp Dealers Association and the Central Florida Stamp Club will present Florex Nov. 30 and Dec. 1-2, at the Osceola Heritage Park Events Center.

November 02, 2018 08:00 AM

Dealing with detrimental gum on Confederate States stamps

A special feature in the 2019 Scott U.S. Specialized Catalogue sheds further light on controversial gum issues related to Confederate stamps.

October 31, 2018 09:30 AM

Tip of the week: 1901 Fast Ocean Navigation stamp

This bicolor engraved United States stamp is a real treat for the eyes.

October 31, 2018 09:15 AM

What are these children thinking? You tell us

The cartoon caption contest stamp for November is this 1968 6¢ commemorative featuring four young people under the banner “Support Our Youth.”

October 31, 2018 09:00 AM

Working together to create a successful stamp show

In mid-October, the American Stamp Dealers Association collaborated with Nojex to jointly host a show in East Rutherford, N.J.

October 29, 2018 01:30 PM

Stamp illustrations appear on vintage postcards

John M. Hotchner shares three illustrations of United States stamps found on postcards from the early days of the 20th century.

October 29, 2018 12:45 AM

Washington Stamp Exchange to close at year-end

Washington Stamp Exchange of Florham Park, N.J., a fixture of the stamp hobby for 85 years, is closing its business at the end of 2018.

October 24, 2018 08:15 AM

Tip of the week: Alexander’s Matches 1¢ Chicken stamps

If poultry is your thing, these stamps are for you.