Goodwill Vase Sells for $107,100

Goodwill vase sells for a big bucks at auction. The rare Murano glass vase sold for $4 at Goodwill. It brought a whopping $107,100 on the auction market from a mid century modern collector. What should you look for when thrifting? How do you sell it? Dr. Lori reveals how much money the seller really got when her thrift store glass vase sold at auction.

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Apple Wristwatch hurts Vintage Market

Values and resale markets for vintage wrist watches will be hurt with the introduction of the new Apple Watch. Understand why and how to take advantage of the current markets to sell your wrist watches.

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Stolen Paul Gauguin painting hangs in Kitchen

Dr. Lori reveals unreported secrets, insider tips, and realistic values for the stolen Paul Gauguin painting found in an autoworker's kitchen. Find your own Paul Gauguin painting by understanding what to really look for in his works. Plus, learn the value of the 'other' painting that was found with the Gauguin, by Pierre Bonnard. This autoworker got two masterpieces all for about $100.

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Duck Dynasty’s Auction Mistake

Is that duck call worth $80,000? Dr. Lori explains the recently failed auction held by the Duck Dynasty folks and how collecting the money from the highest bidder isn't that easy. Plus, insider tips that you never hear concerning auction bids and how to avoid using the wrong information to value your items.

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Tips for Oprah’s Auction

I've got your exclusive top 3 tips for shopping at Oprah's upcoming auction. These tips are also helpful when bidding at any auction. Watch out! It may be better for you to donate to Oprah's educational foundation directly instead of wasting money on buyer's fees and auction house commissions. Yes, some of Oprah's stuff is actually junk and I'll tell you.

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Violin from The Titanic sells $1.6M

Did you hear that a violin played on the Titanic sold for $1.6 Million dollars? Sure, the sale of a piece of Titanic memorabilia is exciting and everybody loves a good story, but for some unknown reason, everybody thinks that their old violin is only valuable object in the family. Before you bring your violin to one of my events or send photos for my review, read my three points on this news story, violins, and the Stradivarius mark.

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