At Ashbrook Collectibles in Ottawa, we receive questions on a daily basis from both buyers and sellers. While some of the most frequently asked questions appear on this page, you’re always welcome to have your questions answered over the phone or in our shop. If you’re in the area, feel free to stop by Ashbrook Collectibles today!
Q: Do I need an appointment?
A: Appointments are not necessary, but recommended if you intend to sell a large or extensive collection.
Q: Should I clean my coins?
A: No! Never clean coins.
Q: What do I need to bring in order to sell coins?
A: If you are planning to sell coins, you must be at least 19 years of age and have a valid photo ID.
Q: Do I need to sort or organize my collection before selling it?
A: No. Our experienced staff can do it for you. We do appraisals with you at the counter.
Thinking of starting a coin or stamp collection? It can be a fun and exciting hobby and one that can turn into a great investment down the road. In fact, coin and stamp collections are a great way to explain investing to kids. If you’re looking for a place to start, we can help!