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  1. Andy Cirzan Is the Ultimate Christmas Music Crate-DiggerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | City Pages

    ... the one with Herb Alpert on it!" It was kind of inappropriate for a teenager to be into that. But then I started collecting vinyl. I always bought records and never stopped. I would go to vinyl shows and make it my business to build a pretty big ...


  2. The Loophole That Lets Debt Collectors Come After You Again & Again & AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... Debt collectors call it "withdrawal." The strategy is simple, but troubling: If at first you don't succeed at collecting on a debt, try, try again - by sending it to a different collector. The Fair Debt Collections Practices Act gives consumers ...


  3. MoreRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... 22 December and comprises 146 lots. The initial Art Institute photography sale, its first in Photography since collecting began at that institution more than sixty years ago, took place in New York on 1 October and achieved more than 90% of its ...


  4. NC Ag orders retailer doing business with servicemembers to forgive debtsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... The information the companies used to make their prediction wasn't always reliable, yet they went ahead with collecting backup payments. That resulted in some consumers paying double the amount owed in a single billing cycle, and some paid overdraft ...


  5. Top Green Bay Packers Rookie Cards of All-TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Cardboard Connection

    ... and the top modern Green Bay Packers rookie cards can be found on the next tab. While it is a main part of card collecting in general, it is important to note that condition is especially crucial for vintage Green Bay Packers rookie cards. This can ...


  6. See no trash, report no trash era is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    ... policy will add accountability to reporting and cleaning up these eyesores. Most crews that do the tough work of collecting trash across our city are doing their jobs in superb fashion. And their eagerness to embrace that work is one reason that the ...


  7. 2014-15 Upper Deck AHL Hockey CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cardboard Connection

    ... Point: Low-End Hockey Card Target Audience: Prospectors, Autograph Collectors, Set Builders E-Mail Author Ryan's collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home ...


  8. Feldman sues estate of Qatari sheikh who bid on du Pont's British Guiana stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Linn's Stamp News

    ... preserve he ran and the huge debts he ran up, but it made only passing mention of his boyhood hobby, stamp collecting. As it turns out, the philatelic world is now taking much greater notice of Sheikh Saud, for it was he who showed up June 27, 2014, ...


  9. Why Collectors Cosplayers Deserve RespectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | IGN

    ... and those who participate in cosplay. That negativity is incredibly misguided and, frankly, pretty pathetic. Collecting and cosplay are two valid ways for fans to show their love for a medium, and these pursuits deserve more respect. The ...


  10. Cooper: Schemers who hit N.C. servicemembers must pay $2.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... credit or debit card. Investigators say that, despite having unreliable information, FAC and MCS went ahead with collecting backup payments, resulting in double payments and overdraft fees. Additionally, FAC and MCS collectors apparently contacted ...


  11. Military consumers to get $2.5 million in relief, AG Cooper announcesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... information the companies used to make their prediction wasn't always reliable, yet FAC and MCS went ahead with collecting backup payments. That resulted in some consumers paying double the amount owed in a single billing cycle, and some paid ...


  12. How to Make Painted Furniture Look OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | How Stuff Works

    Antiquing is a common practice where people make newer pieces of furniture seem old, like antiques. One of the easiest ways to make furniture look antique is with paint.


  13. Airbnb To Start Collecting Tourist Tax In AmsterdamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

    While Uber battles regulatory crack downs in Europe , likely exacerbated by its brash operational style, Airbnb's more emollient modus operandi has secured its first sharing economy agreement in Europe: a partnership with the City of Amsterdam that the pair say is aimed at promoting responsible home sharing. The meat of the agreement with the city's housing and finance departments is on the tax side, with Airbnb taking on the tax collector role, by collecting tourist tax from hosts and remitting it to the city on their behalf.


  14. Airbnb's tax-collecting duties extend to Europe, Amsterdam hosts to pay from FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VentureBeat

    San Francisco and Portland were among the first U.S. cities to impose hotel-style taxes on Airbnb hosts, with San Jose set to join soon . Now, however, Airbnb is gearing up to start playing the role of tax collector in its first European city - Amsterdam.


  15. The Weird and Wonderful Spineless Critters That Basically Rule the PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wired

    ... green snail , whose beauty is also its undoing. Its shell is prized by collectors, and we now find ourselves collecting it to extinction. Indeed, much of the Academy's shell specimens come from seizures of smuggled pieces. It's a sad state of ...


  16. The Season of Giving: How to Vet Pop-Up, Disaster Relief CharitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... placed if independent research yields the right results. Fraudulent organizations may make vague claims such as collecting "For the Troops." Ask how donations will be spent and what the collector's affiliations are. The BBB has a list of charity ...


  17. Oregon E-Cycles to expand collection programRead the original story

    Yesterday | Recycling Today

    Starting Jan. 1, 2015, the Oregon Electronics Recycling Program will expand its obsolete electronics collection and recycling program to include computer peripherals and printers. The program, administered by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality , is completing its sixth year of collecting and recycling computers, monitors and television sets throughout the state.


  18. Inventive ways to display your collectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | SFGate

    Bring it to life: White-glazed plates become a school of fish swimming across the serpentine-tiled living area of a "Zoologist," one of 15 collecting personalities profiled in "Collected: Living With the Things You Love." Make it art: The hanger collection of a Machinist - a personality drawn to industrial ephemera.


  19.'s 5 Top Antique Christmas ToysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... on antiques and collectibles. She is the well-known columnist and author of more than 100 books on antiques and collecting. With her daughter, Kim Kovel, she co-authors the best-selling annual "Kovels Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide." Both ...


  20. Right at Home: Artistry and artifice in new tilesRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Tile has a rich and varied history in decor, from Roman floor mosaics to majolica to Delft ceramics to Mexican terracotta. These styles and more continue to inspire artistry.