Following the success of June’s eBay Auctions event, we are excited to announce that COMC Auctions will be featured on eBay’s homepage from August 10th – 16th. This is the perfect opportunity to greatly increase the visibility of your auction consignments!
The focus of this event will be basketball as the NBA resumes their 2019-20 season, but high-end trading cards from all sports and genres are welcome for this event! Premier League Soccer has resumed play, and the MLB is starting their 60 game season in July.
Items must be received by 7/31 to be eligible for this promotion.
Here’s everything you need to know about submitting your sports cards for maximum exposure in this event.
When and how to submit your cards:
COMC users have multiple options for submitting cards for this event. Whether you already have cards consigned with us which you’d like to auction off, or you are considering sending new cards specifically for this event, details and key dates are listed below:
Mail-In Submission Deadlines
Cards received 7/18 – 7/24will END during the promotion Cards received 7/25 – 7/31 will BEGIN during the promotion
To create a new mail-in auctions submission, visit “Start New Submission” in your COMC Account and select the “eBay Auction” processing service as shown below.
Transfer to Auction Deadlines
Cards submitted for transfer 7/17 – 7/23 will END during the promotion Cards submitted for transfer 7/24 – 7/30 will BEGIN during the promotion
If you already have cards in your COMC Inventory Manager, you can send them to auction in just a few clicks. This includes cards you bought from other consignors on our site! Right click on “Actions” and then select “Send to Auction” to begin the auction transfer process.
Important Auctions Reminders
As you consider participating in this exciting auctions event, there are a few key reminders we’d like to share:
The minimum fee per auction, regardless of the final sale price, is $3.50. For the best possible experience, we do not recommend you submit cards to auction which will not reach a final sale price of $20 or more.
There are no cancellations once we receive your auction submission.
For more information about our auctions service, please refer to our Auctions and Auctions FAQ pages. We are so excited for you to participate in this promotion!
COMC Auctions headlining the eBay Homepage June 15th – June 21st!
Inserts and Parallels have been making a big splash in the sports card markets. Some of them newly created, and some a depiction of past inserts. This Auction Event is themed around this current trend, so don’t miss this opportunity to get additional exposure for your unique cards!
When to submit your cards:
Auctions STARTING during promotion must be received by COMC between 6/1 – 6/5 Auctions ENDING during promotion must be received by COMC between 5/24 – 5/29
Marvels Inserts are taking off! Previously, this Marvel LeBron James card was valued and selling for less than $5.00. Prices over the past few months have soared to over $250.00! The Marvel set as a whole is highly collectible, so what better time to send them to COMC Auction? Get your submissions in now to ensure they arrive in time for the event!
Prizm baseball is on the rise. Take a look at the 2012 Prizm Mike Trout Rookie #50 for example. This was selling for less than $10 over 2 months ago. The current market value has surpassed the $100 mark and is consistently hitting close to $120. With a 1000% increase in price, now is a great time to send in your Prizm Inserts & Parallels!
2016 Optic Holos
Optic Holos have been on fire in the marketplace. Here we see the 2016 Optic Holo Tom Brady. Prior to the surge, this card was selling for roughly $5-10. Now, prices are anywhere from $140-160! The Optic Holo price jumps are not limited to just football; basketball is also seeing huge increases. Get all your Optic Holos in now!
The COMC Auction Service is NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS!
Below you’ll find all of the details on how you can submit new items or items from your COMC Inventory to be included in our first wave of auctions.
Our First Auctions Kick Off on December 29th!
COMC is the safe and easy way to buy and sell trading cards. Starting December 29, 2019, we will hold new 7-day $0.99 auctions every week on our industry-leading eBay Store. For more than a decade, our unwavering commitment to the integrity of the hobby and our passion for innovation has provided us with a strong base of devoted buyers and sellers.
The trading card market is budding with more excitement now than ever before, so we’re pleased to include eBay auctions among our offerings to get sellers maximum value for their rarest and most sought after items. Our goal is to provide our customers with satisfaction in knowing their valuable collectibles will receive the proper attention and exposure they deserve.
COMC is your trusted partner in trading card consignment.
How to Submit a New Consignment
COMC Auctions are the easiest way to sell your investment quality trading cards on eBay.
And that’s it! Our team will take care of the rest:
☑ Assess the authenticity and condition of your item.
☑ Identify your item using our proprietary catalog.
☑ Display high-resolution images of your item’s front and back.
☑ Create a descriptive auction title.
☑ List your item in our weekly 7-day $0.99 eBay auctions.
☑ Promote your item in the COMC.com Search Results for increased exposure to buyers.
☑ Facilitate payment from the winning bidder.
☑ Issue payment to your COMC account Store Credit balance.
☑ Handle end-to-end customer service for buyers and sellers.
☑ Fulfill shipping and handling.
Early Bird Special!
Early Bird Special – All auction submissions we receive before December 6 will receive a discounted $2.50 minimum Transaction Fee.
The Early Bird Special is available for both items in your COMC account as well as new auction consignments.
To assist with the high volumes, all Early Bird Special submissions will have a fixed due date of December 20 to enter your COMC account. The auction will begin December 29 and end January 5, 2020.
We list new 7-day $0.99 eBay auctions on seven days a week. Items submitted through the Auction Service Level will be added to your COMC account for review approximately one week after it is received by COMC. While you will be able to view your items consigned through the eBay Auction service level, you will not be able set a price and list them for sale on the COMC Marketplace. Your items will be included in the next week’s auction after they enter your account.
Single Trading Cards Only
The auction format currently only supports single trading cards.
This selling format is suitable for cards with a $25 minimum auction value.
When the buyer pays for the auction payment is issued to you as Store Credit to your COMC account, less fees. Please review the Store Credit Fees below to determine your total fees.
There are no up-front fees to submit items for auction consignment. The Transaction Fee at the completion and buyer payment of the auction is based on the auction sale price of each single card listing.
*Early Bird Special – Consignments received before December 9, 2019 cards receive a discounted minimum Transaction Fee of $2.50 per item.
Store Credit Fees (optional)
Please review the following submission guidelines prior to sending in your COMC Auctions consignment.
COMC Auctions currently offers support for single trading cards only.
Auction consignments must be sent with tracking and required signature confirmation upon delivery via your preferred package delivery service. We recommend one-day shipping such as USPS Express for more valuable submissions.
Ungraded cards must be shipped to us in card savers, toploaders, or One-Touch magnetic cases to ensure maximum protection during transit and processing. Screw-down cases are not accepted.
COMC recognizes the following third-party grading companies: PSA, SGC, BGS, BVG, BCCG, and KSA. Cards graded by any other companies are not supported and cannot be listed for sale. We encourage you to review our Supported Trading Cards policy to ensure all the items in your consignment will be accepted.