. Overseas shipping just isn't that fast. The only thing is that the card won't be listed in receiver's auto-match unless the receiver has enough points for the full NM version. [–]SexMonkey7[S] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). If are really bulking it out and exceeding one oz adding a regular stamp will take care of it. [–]Demilio55 -1 points0 points1 point 5 years ago (1 child). $250,000. (PucaTrade.com is a new way to trade MtG cards by mail) Posted by Unknown at 8:17 AM No comments: Email This BlogThis! 1. Puca Trade seems to give you 30 minutes to back out of a trade without any problems. Please Use Caution If A Deal Seems Too Good To Be True. MTG - How To Mail Your Magic: The Gathering, Pokemon, and other TCG and CCG Cards - Duration: 11:09. 11:09. My trade volume on Puca is nowhere near as high as yours ($125 sent, $110 received) but I have had a very positive experience. and join one of thousands of communities. [–]hobbes487 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). Basically they are going to cancel the trade as soon as I tell them it was shipped back. I have some points and I'm trying to build a pauper cube, but no way I'm typing in 300 cards. And if that still sounds good, consider that I needed to first invest thousands over two decades to be able to do this, and it's not even a renewable sales source unless I pick up and inventory bulk. Jumpstart Grab two boosters, shuffle them together, and you're ready to go. Usually the recourse is to ship it back, and provided the seller has the ability to send you points (requires an 'Uncommon' account - many sellers have this), they pay you for the postage in PucaPoints. exchange for any cards you want. It might be easiest to just draft standard and liquidate through puca into internal playables. I want to start this post off with a caveat; I realize that someone recently made a post trying to get rid of a dozen MTGO tix. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. Under "My Settings", there is now a choice to select which countries you will accept incoming cards from. New traders welcome! Join for free and claim 175 bonus Puca Points once you complete your profile. [–]platypussdown 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children), [–]4channeling 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). 2. PucaTrade, Oakland, California. Overview; More. Why CardExchange.com? Black Friday special for Ikoria Commander decks. :), [–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). But seeing as how quickly I am getting points and how quickly all my trade stuff is going I am debating whether or not I just want to trade into duals and try to build a legacy deck or if I should just convert them into cards that I think have room to grow. I wish they had some sort of buyer protection like ebay & tcg to discourage that sort of behavior. I had some Scapeshifts that I'd picked up forever ago for like $0.50 each, so I got rid of those. I guess so you can mark cards you may want without having to commit them to your actual "Want" list and risk having people send you cards you may not really want. There is also an additional sort option menu for: "Points:Highest to Lowest", "Points: Lowest to Highest", "Most offered" and "Most wanted". [–]Rock-swarm 3 points4 points5 points 5 years ago (0 children). The "seller" may get a percent of his MP cards sent back to him and thus lose the cost of a stamp but I would imagine that there would be enough go through that exploiting that would gain the seller value. Join the action and connect with the world's largest network of Magic the Gathering players. Just saying, $17.50 an hour sounds fucking amazing to me and a lot of other people lol. 600 cards sent and 400 received and I've never once had to involve an admin. I'm gonna get started shooting cards out, but let me ask this - do you need just one stamp to mail a toploader with a card in it within the United States? It's a lot of random $3-5 rares that I just have laying around. This site is unaffiliated. Great for New Players. BE A BETTER PLAYER WITH MANATRADERS PLAY ANY DECK AT ANY TIME! So much mail opened by "mistake", so much mail lost... One of the worst country in EU to send :(, [–]criticalyeast 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). I've been able to trade away gobs of stuff that nobody at my (very busy, very active) LGS would look at, but better yet, because of the Puca currency system, I have been able to get ONLY stuff that I actually want and actively play. The first one I noticed was an "Export" option under "My Cards". When I'm randomly sitting around I'll enter a few hundred cards. Tip: Should you wish to make some items unavailable for a trade, create a new binder and move those items to that binder (see Add Binderbutton below). It apparently lets you add cards to this list that don't appear on your want list. Say for example that I want to unload a bunch of MP cards (or even buy up a bunch at a discount) and then unload them on puca for NM exchange in price. - Nie wklejamy linków z innych grup etc. The abuse you described is not a likely scenario. I've been playing since Fallen Empires and have a lot of OOP commons that would otherwise make up a bulk common sale. Just any auto-refresh plugin or is it something specific that works well for it? The send points option also came in handy. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. I have around 6k points currently and over 20k pending. I used the global forever stamps for international, but I tryed to limit cards to less than 20$.... never had a problem sending to argentina, australia, canada... i wish more people share their expiriences with other countries to figured out how safe is the mailing system of different countries, example there are a bunch of cards that i could send to Italy but I read on different forums that their mail system sucks... reason why I have never sent a card to Italy, but the truth is that I do not know if that was just bad luck and an angry user posting on reddit... or in fact they have bad mail, [–]grosorus 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). I buy around 30k a week from people that want cash to do whatever with. I've gotten 4 sheets worth of forever stamps now for $40 and I am still using my first 2 sheets of US shipping for $20. You can put it in your have list, and if you find someone who wants it, message them to negotiate a "price." I also have a bunch of foils that I don't specifically care about. Depending on the card value it would end up costing the "buyer" as much to ship back as he would lose in value to keep it which puts the buyer in a lose/lose scenario. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. The best players on MTG Arena.Get ready for the heights of the Zendikar Rising Championship, beginning at 9 a.m. PST December 4-6. Claim Your Bonus! use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Follow Redditiquette. Sounds decent. I currently also have 3 more City's and a foil Metalworker on the way. I can understand your frustration with the recurrent payment issue, but I think it's pretty clear you are buying a subscription, and you will be charged monthly or annually. So, not fast, but also not difficult. Through our rental service, all you need to worry about is playing the game you love. When I sent the payment for my membership, I was instantly unhappy. It can be very difficult to initiate a trade with the constantly busy pucabots. [–]SexMonkey7[S] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (2 children). $17.50/hr is not my idea of good income, and that's a high estimate as realistically I would have rather kept those cards than buylist them, so their value to me was more like $60 than $30-40. So some of my international trades still have not gone through. Your 100% free MTG market MTG Stand - Sell, Buy, Trade & Manage Magic cards for free. I was almost as happy about this as I was unhappy about the recurring charge. PucaTrade has helped me trade for a number of cards that I wouldn't have easily been able to pick up locally. Single Card Discussion and Video posts must include a brief summary. If I sold the points, I'm down to $11 probably. Free shipping for orders over €100 (single cards). I despise deckbox since it turned into a store. [–]taptwo 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). The Full Trade Listbinder simply contains all the tradeable objects in your collection. This depends on owning a two-decade old collection, and I'm not folding the replenishing costs into it, as I'm not replenishing it. Buy and sell singles, booster packs - more! I can see a point in the not too distant future where I've offloaded most of my extra cards that have value. Usually 7-14 days depending on where it's coming from. The world's best way to trade Magic: the Gathering cards is about to go digital. Newer Post Older Post Home. No comments: Post a Comment. Labels: magic the gathering, mtg, p2p, trade. The secondary market is doing quite well on twitter. No comments: Post a Comment. Generally it isn't really an issue. A New Way to Trade Magic: The Gathering Cards (MTG) Online, Sign up instantly! . There is a "Watch" list which I haven't used yet. Magic: The Gathering is a Trademark of Wizards of the Coast, Inc. / Hasbro, Inc. I wouldn't be quite so fatalistic. Wednesday - Weekly Ask MTGFinance Anything. Puca Trade. If you look at the trade id number on my first trade on 11/17 and my most recent one on 11/27 there is a difference of 34,002. I'm always looking for duals, especially Unlimited. However, there are some issues. I don't really think this is important because if you wanted speed, you'd go with something else besides Puca Trade, like ordering from Star City or another big online retailer. This lead to a foil Metalworker and some random under $10 foils popping off my want list. But I've been able to offload the foils and get value from them that I wouldn't necessarily have realized on Ebay. What do you use for international shipping? Buying pucapoints is where the money is atm. Puca Trade - A newb's third week (self.mtgfinance). People either accidentally clicked the button or thought they had a card and didn't or whatever. I think it may also provide a little envelope "smoothing" to help less of them get eaten by the postal letter sorting machines. I've been using Pucatrade since 12/3. The year seemed like a good choice because it saved $15 in the long run and you got 1000 extra bonus Puca points over the monthly. I've gotten lots of SP stuff. Under "My Settings", there is now a choice to select which countries you will accept incoming cards from. The less than Nm scenario in theory shouldn't happen because in every trade should involve only NM cards, but I guess mistakes happen. Economics forum Posted on Dec. 26, 2013, 12:55 a.m. by S h a d o w L a n d. Does anyone else use it? Open the Trade Binderstab. Trading off bulk uncommons and stuff or actually moving decent cards like fetches and shocks? At the bottom of the Collection Scene you will find the Decks & Binders section. I paid for a year at once. I didn't think the features of the gold (rare) membership justified double the cost. I don't really think this is important because if you wanted speed, you'd go with something else besides Puca Trade, like ordering from Star City or another big online retailer. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 17759 on r2-app-0f57c2fcf907b6a2c at 2020-12-03 02:25:57.615990+00:00 running a42a821 country code: US. I hate any kind of automatic billing option and especially one that wasn't instantly obvious in big red letters. I think it would depend on the person you're trading with. Currently it's Young Pyromancer at 886 trades. What is the usual rate of exchange puca points to dollars? So I find myself asking if getting $70 ahead is worth the 4 hours put into it. When paying with paypal, the Puca Trade payment was added as an annual recurring automatic charge. I didn't use a credit card, but if you do, be careful about any recurring charges. If someone sent me card in MP condition, the cost would be on them for return shipping. Not positive, but it does make me feel a little better. 3. International forever stamps? Saturday, January 17, 2015. Best prices and latest sets. This might be useful if you are really concerned about speed. How useful are the search options? Magic The Gathering, magic cards, singles, decks, card lists, deck ideas, wizard of the coast, all of the cards you need at great prices are available at Cardkingdom. One of the City's is coming from Germany, so if you decide to limit your choices for incoming trades, you may be hurting your chances of picking up what you want in hopes of saving a little time with shipping. Puca matches you with the members who want your cards. If you want to check out my first two week's impressions, here are the links: Week 1: http://www.reddit.com/r/mtgfinance/comments/2nchpm/puca_trade_a_newbs_first_week/ I've been considering joining it but the only the thing that turns me off is the NM only clause. A New Way to Trade Magic: The Gathering Cards (MTG) Online, Sign up instantly! I could limit my trades to only being sent from the US, and that should cut down on the 10+ day overseas shipping that sometimes happens. I mostly won't ship unless I am getting a 2:1 ratio. It depends on the person and the amount of buisness that I do with them. Europe's largest online marketplace for Magic: The Gathering. Pay with Paypal, Creditcard, Banktransfer. MTG Arena Tabletop Magic Online. When searching, when you mouse over a card, it now shows how many people have it on their wants and haves lists. After that horribleness, I started to look around at the new features. Labels: magic the gathering, mtg, p2p, trade. [–][deleted] 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (4 children). Before marking the trade as complete, you open a case. I'd guess unless you got lucky, you would probably have to plan on it taking a month to six weeks to get things together. [–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago* (4 children). I realize the spread on bots is minimal for MTGO, but there seem to be very few ways to convert tix or digital products into real cards aside from WoTC stepping in and taking a big cut off the top with their crappy redemption policy. However, due to the nature of duals, they aren't NM (a couple of them are pretty damn good though, but still not NM). In the US, for one forever stamp you can mail a normal size letter with two top loaders (2 cards in each) wrapped in a piece of paper. [–]platypussdown 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (2 children). Your PucaPoints will be deposited into When I realized this, I stopped trading on puca. PLAY HARD. Your 100% free MTG market and collection manager with real time card editing, automatic selling price updates, powerful analytic tools, buylists and many more. Anyway. My solution is to just make sure and send NM cards. [–]asmodeanreborn 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (2 children). [–]ardeay[] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children), True, occasionally I'll go down rabbit holes, but since it got so popular, no much anymore, [–][deleted] 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (8 children). It may be a recent trend that will pass--I hope it is--but I've been able to send only tens of cards this month, not hundreds like before. What extension are people using to help with Puca Trade? I wrap the toploader in a piece of paper, and tape it to the middle of a piece of paper to keep it from moving (before folding paper). Not any more. This first puts you in contact with the seller, to see if you can resolve it between yourselves. [–]dkdc 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). Are they tough graders on NM cards? It's a painfully slow process. [–]asmodeanreborn 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). The first big thing is a finally broke down and got a pay membership. 5.6K likes. Basically what I'm getting at is that I don't think that Puca is a very efficient way to generate income from mtg, and unless you have the time to really dedicate yourself to being big time, it's a lot more realistic to take a more casual approach to flip cards into what you want... wallet gains aren't realistic, I don't think. I would suggest actually limiting you want list to higher priority cards that you can't readily access through your LGS scene. Load More . Should we expect a CMR Collector Booster restock on Card Kingdom? Maybe climb up to $20 if you're dealing in higher end cards. [–]mbrown9412 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (3 children). Most of the stuff I have been sending has just been random shit I've had that no one was interested in or just random standard cards. New traders welcome! yup! All it ever takes is a message and the seller usually sends points back. It looks like the craigslist route has been starting to dry up and some of the online bid sites I am getting sniped or it is getting too rich for my blood. PucaTrade is the #1 way to trade your Magic: the Gathering cards. How well does pucatrade do with buyer protection? If anyone has any suggestions to help with trading or if there's anything from my new silver (uncommon) account that I missed, please let me know. Cards Traded on PucaTrade: Join for free and claim 175 bonus Puca Points once you complete your profile. Before marking the trade as complete, you open a case. [–]SexMonkey7[S] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (6 children). So far I've mostly added only rares to my have list. hmmmm, interesting. I've been an active PT user for 6 months, averaging in their top 50 traders by total volume. Overview; More. Orders ship within 24 hours (workdays). [–]salvog 6 points7 points8 points 5 years ago (1 child). I don't know about other legacy decks or duals but with the ease I picked up City of Traitors, I would imagine building MUD for legacy wouldn't be that difficult. I really like being able to mouse over a card in the search and see how many haves/wants lists have it. I pay 72.5 via paypal gift per 10k points for the first transaction, One of the City's is coming from Germany, so if you decide to limit your choices for incoming trades, you may be hurting your chances of picking up what you want in hopes of saving a little time with shipping. The Wish Listis an easy way to create a binder filled with specific versions of card… I've already sent and received a few. Friday - Things to look out for this weekend! At least for me. A New Way to Trade Magic: The Gathering Cards (MTG) Online, Sign up instantly! Monday - Weekend Wrapup! The new search/filter options haven't really been that exciting. The last and probably most important for me is that I can now add foils to my want list. I guess it depends on where you are in life and if you have a family to provide for, because that sounds pretty awful. Or any other good ideas for offloading them? Update: Thanks everyone for the responses I escalated the case to the admins. Use your points to delver of secrets foil with scratches both ways... i received a card from a different set ie. I think the secret for making Puca Trade more useful as a trading tool is more people. No threads asking what to do with your cards or money. I completed my first two trades for a mid-size Legacy staples (City of Traitors and Lion's Eye Diamond) with no problems. Usually the recourse is to ship it back, and provided the seller has the ability to send you points (requires an 'Uncommon' account - many sellers have this), they pay you for the postage in PucaPoints. [–]ardeay[] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (2 children). [–]blindfremen 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (1 child), As awful as it sounds, that's in the top ~40% of incomes in the U.S. (although it depends on cost of living, too), [–]taptwo 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (0 children). I logged in to paypal and turned it off immediately. If someone trades me cards that are in poor condition what is the recourse? i received a less NM card ie. Over the three months, I've picked up: a playset of Force of Wills (which were SP, but the sender let me know in advance and we worked out a discount), a playset of Lion's Eye Diamonds, a pair of foil Metal Workers and seven City of Traitors. Has anybody had experience with duals on pucatrade? (That said, when I eventually convert this effort into duals, I might be singing a different song. BEWARE OF THE RECURRING CHARGE. http://www.reddit.com/r/mtgfinance/comments/2nchpm/puca_trade_a_newbs_first_week/, http://www.reddit.com/r/mtgfinance/comments/2o7r3k/puca_trade_a_newbs_second_week/. [–]taptwo 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). New traders welcome! For doing Magic stuff, I'd say that sounds pretty nice. PucaTrade. Time is too valuable for little return and added stress. [–]GrossoGGO 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children), [–]mypetrock 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). It took six or eight weeks to get to this point. I had the City's on my want list for a little over a week (and had points for them) before they all had popped off. . Once your decisions are made, you place the cards in a top-loader (hard plastic card protector) and place it in an envelope, then mail it off. What was real and what was a trap. I'm also being more selective about what I send, trying to consider what I will use and what will increase in value. This will allow you to … If I use it it will be to offload an overpriced standard staple I pull from a draft. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. I'm very active buying points on twitter and flipping points. Though I suppose it all depends on what you're looking for. Being a top trader is an insane amount of work with payoff that just doesn't compete with other priorities in life. - Każdy użytkownik ma 1 update na dobę. 5. Send your cards to any of our 192,000 members. The seller will then have an opportunity to accept or decline your request. While this has sucked seeing how well the admins handled it is great and will keep me using Puca trade. I am also about three weeks in. They are super helpful. I'm a mail newbie to say the least, so I don't know how this stuff works. Where do you find people looking to sell their points? All posts must be financially related / No counterfeit authentication requests. Just want to add a new experience to this thread since it's the most current Puca thread. I see you had one issue, but have others gone through without problems? To “trade”, you look at a list of wanted cards, which is matched to the cards you are willing to trade, and choose which cards to send. With international I get a little bit more time to see if they need extra cards to maximize my stamp. Most of the stuff isn't current Standard stuff. A New Way to Trade Magic: The Gathering Cards (MTG) Online, Sign up instantly! US trades get taken up too quickly and forget about it if you are trying to get rid of high price standard cards. They have a "Trends" tab and you can see the most traded cards of all times. on Indiegogo. By default, you will have 2 trade binders: Full Trade List and Wish List. I have been completely paranoid about the "Clear Have List" button on the "Haves" page and worried I might accidentally hit it and have to retype all those cards. I accidentally sent someone a card that was a little less than NM. I don't have a ton of high value cards for trade, though, but I'd definitely pay a premium. What I've mainly been doing is organizing my trade binders and junk rare boxes and putting them on my haves list. . What do you mean? I have a bunch of smaller envelopes and am wondering if a regular ole single stamp will work within the U.S. If you can't reach your own resolution, Puca has a small panel of trade adjudicators that you can get involved via 'Get Admin Assistance'. Adding commons and uncommons might help. Again though, like my reply above, consider that this isn't employment income. Many of my older edh stuff has seen play without sleeves over the years and would be LP for instance. You'll be awarded PucaPoints equal to the Fair Trade Value for cards you send here. A single top loader ships pretty well with one international forever stamp- 1.15. This might be useful if you are really concerned about speed. We have included a Forex component, and Trade Map on our site to enhance it! I just looked it up, and it seems pretty legit, but it seems like the list of cards other users want is pretty small . Problem solved. 4. No Low Effort Posts: No FOMO posts, duplicate topic posts, basic questions with easily searched answers. The person who receives is the one clicking the receive button which grants the sender points, so the power is in their hands. What kind of cards are you actively trading to reach enough points for Legacy staples? What to expect if you’re worried. New traders welcome! Fri, 27 Nov 2020 By: Cliff Daigle Look, I’ll be honest: I don’t think you should buy anything from Commander Legends this weekend unless you’re getting a great price and/or it’s something you have to have for a deck. Meanwhile, on the $140 or so in points I'm getting for my work, I easily spent $30-40 in postage, and could have buylisted these cards for maybe $30-40 total. I am justifying this because most of the local traders have not even been slightly interested in some of the casual cards where it does not take that long for me to unload them on pucatrade. All said and done, I think you can make about $12/h as a PucaTrader if you make it a full-time thing, and the market only has room for 8-10 people operating at this level at the moment. I will say that I am taking some what of a bath in postage. This week, though, I decided to get aggressive, and have sent out 216 cards so far, making me the 9th most active trader this week. Newer Post Older Post Home. I think a lot of it has EDH/casual demand. [–]Biceps_Inc 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (1 child). I have a full-time desk job that I don't mind procrastinating at a little bit, but trading at this tier has taken up probably 4 hours of my time this week. It took me months to get Sony (from the Everquest days) to stop billing me for my closed account. Economics forum Posted on Nov. 12, 2014, 7:42 p.m. by B l a c k y M T G. IDK if this is the right forum, but I discovered this amazing website PucaTrade. Instead of having to reship, I just sent the guy a few Puca points to make up for the difference. Amazon Commander 2020 Black Friday, welcome to hosetown. It is AWESOME to look at the wants list and find that guy who wants one of each Sliver every printed, and turn your old Time Spiral & Core Set bulk into $20, but shopping for this to the point where you expect to make a real difference in your wallet or collection is where you get to the too-time-consuming point. If you deduct the bonus Puca points, a year worked out to costing around $2.50/month. [–]platypussdown 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (6 children). I completed my first two trades for a mid-size Legacy staples (City of Traitors and Lion's Eye Diamond) with no problems. How have they changed the way you use the site? Has anyone else had this experience? Trade Cards: Trading cards on the site is awesome. [–]bunbunfriedrice 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). Let me tell you - operating at this level is hard work. I have a few more observations that will hopefully be useful. At that point, I'll probably step away from PucaTrade. With PucaTrade you can trade cards of any language and condition and we now support MTGO. ), [–]tordana 6 points7 points8 points 5 years ago (4 children). [–]bachasaur 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (3 children). New traders welcome! Do you put extra postage on the letters to account for the rigid object in them? Downfalls and Battlefield forges are sniped up within seconds of me seeing them. [–]SexMonkey7[S] 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). [–]taptwo 5 points6 points7 points 5 years ago (8 children). I have now saved and can periodically save my haves list. The International Forever Stamps are what I use too. I have now spent a little over three weeks trading on Puca Trade. My main concern is how to acquire more assets. Any tips for packing a sleeved EDH deck to be shipped internationally? To be fair, I have a sizeable collection but not a valuable one. If you want to look at the other cards available from the seller, click the "View Member's Other Haves" button under the trade dialog. TRADE SMART. MTG Polska Trade has 5,613 members. I've noticed that people are really hesitant on international shipping and that is where I've done most of my damage. A New Way to Trade Magic: The Gathering Cards (MTG) Online, Sign up instantly! Ikoria on the Floor. It's especially frustrating when you need to get into a specific bot to complete a trade but they are busy/unavailable. … and there is a huge lack of standard cards on the list . The problem I have is that when this happens and the trade is canceled, the card is still removed from your "wants" list. [–]GrossoGGO 3 points4 points5 points 5 years ago (5 children). The last and probably most important for me is that I can now add foils to my want list. | Check out 'PucaTrade's Development Storm - MTGO Support!' Sell cards for Store Credit or Cash. Those were the most intriguing features when I considered upgrading.