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Great Collections - contact made!

Herb_THerb_T Posts: 1,522 ✭✭✭✭✭
edited March 25, 2023 10:04PM in U.S. Coin Forum

Contact made and coins are being sent into GC.


  • TrampTramp Posts: 614 ✭✭✭✭✭

    A phone call might help. I know their customer service responded when an order was processed wrong and the one phone call resolved the matter.

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  • Project NumismaticsProject Numismatics Posts: 1,158 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Are you trying to get their attention? Just send Ian a PM - he’s a member here.

  • MetroDMetroD Posts: 1,870 ✭✭✭✭✭
  • mirabelamirabela Posts: 4,888 ✭✭✭✭✭

    ^^ that's what I did the one time I sold with them. I got a response very quickly, had a little more back and forth, and then they sold my stuff for more than they estimated. A+

    This wasn't a high value deal either. Their total cut wasn't more than a couple hundred bucks.

  • AZDAVYAZDAVY Posts: 30 ✭✭✭

    Sorry for your issues. I also have had nothing but great service from great collections.

  • GoldbullyGoldbully Posts: 16,719 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited March 24, 2023 1:39PM

    I have found GC customer service to be stellar.....responsive and knowledgeable.

    edited to add: Why did you wait well over a month before sending the second email?

    And then no response back from Raeleen? That's hard to believe.

  • streeterstreeter Posts: 4,312 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Your email may not getting to them. Try picking up the phone.

    Have a nice day
  • Coin FinderCoin Finder Posts: 6,882 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @Herb_T ...GC has a great auction archives section and you may find your coin there and see what past results have been...

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  • BStrauss3BStrauss3 Posts: 2,912 ✭✭✭✭✭

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  • JimTylerJimTyler Posts: 2,874 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Why didn’t you look up prices realized to determine estimated results ? Unreasonable for you to ask what you should have done for yourself. With that said you should have received some kind of response.

  • hbarbeehbarbee Posts: 163 ✭✭✭

    Ian and his team at GC are great folks to work with. In the middle of last year I was pursuing a coin and had reached my bidding limit that I was unaware of (my fault) on an auction that was to end on a Sunday. I sent an email to Ian and he increased my limit that Sunday beyond what I asked for so I could continue competing in the auction.

  • No HeadlightsNo Headlights Posts: 2,000 ✭✭✭✭✭

    GC is great to work with. I particularly like how they ship almost immediately after payment and don't overcharge on shipping.

  • Tom147Tom147 Posts: 1,299 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Seldom have a reason to call them but the one time I did, Ian himself answered the phone. Couldn't be happier with their delivery times. Auction ends on Sunday. Items at my P.O. on Tuesday.

  • CoinHoarderCoinHoarder Posts: 2,313 ✭✭✭✭✭

    The couple of times that I had questions about my orders at Great Collections, I received prompt and professional replies.

    My communications were both telephonic and via email.

    Great Collections is my favorite source for collector coins. :)

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