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Mandela coins – an investment fueled by a legacy

Explore what makes R5 Mandela coins worth far more than their five rand face value and where you can buy and sell these for the highest cash prices today.

The collectors’ corner

There is something deeply rewarding about finding a real treasure; an item that holds both history and value. An heirloom that you can not only own, but also pass down to family and friends. Antiques and collectibles can make a wonderful hobby, and their rarity makes each find so much more exciting.

Sharing the (pre-)love: top tips for selling secondhand items

If you’ve been doing some decluttering during the lockdown, you could be sitting on a small goldmine – the things you no longer want could be exactly what someone else is looking for. As one of SA’s favourite places to buy and sell preloved items, bidorbuy can help you turn your clutter into cash. There’s […]

Collecting vintage brooches

Brooches are beautiful pieces of jewellery very often overlooked. They come in many shapes and sizes and can easily transform a dull outfit into an interesting one. You will find that brooches span across a broad spectrum when it comes to value. By this, I mean that some brooches are valued at very little or […]

Tips for vinyl collectors

Vinyls are quite popular these days, having made a come-back in recent years. Move over coins and stamps, vinyl collecting is the new kid in town! There are many great places you can find quality vinyl records at great prices. This blog post is here to lend some help and useful tips for new vinyl […]

How to identify rare stamps

A stamp is a small, adhesive little piece of paper. Yet, for some, they are a passion and a source of wealth. The most expensive stamp in the world was sold for $9.5 million. So, if you are hoping to identify a rare stamp in your collection, read on. 1. Use stamp collecting books Stamp […]