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2015 Topps Finest Purple Refractor /250 Complete 100 Card Set!!

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My baseball card collecting project that I have been working on the past few months has been putting together the 2015 Topps Finest Purple Refractor set. Goal accomplished.



I have all 100 cards of the set. Every card is serial numbered out of /250.







Bored, Waiting For Some Cards To Arrive In The Mail, Bought New Toilet Seat

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2014 Topps Series 1 Walmart Discount Hanger Break: Red Jeter

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I was at Wally World, eh, Walmart, does anyone call it Wally World? I don't. Any way, I was at Wally World and saw that they had some discounted hanger boxes of baseball cards and picked up a 2014 Topps one to see if I could beat the odds at a lower price.



And the answer is, basically no, not really an exciting box. However, here are some of the pulls from it:

Billy Hamilton and Jonathan Schoop rookie cards -


Derek Jeter Red Hot Foil card -

Retail yellow and Walmart blue -

and the insert cards -

SwagBucks For Baseball Cards

Previously I made a post about ways online to make extra cash for baseball card purchases. I'm not wanting to turn this into a "how to make money online" blog...but....

In 2010 I started an account with a search engine thing called Swagbucks. I used it several times to earn prize redemptions and back then they had actual baseball cards as a choice of prize. You could pick a player and they would send you a random card of said player. I went the Frank Thomas route, though never got anything exactly high end. Fast forward to today....

It has been years since I checked out Swagbucks and whoa, the website has changed. They expanded their money earning ways to search, watch videos, take surveys, print coupons, shopping, on and on different things. They also switched their prize format to mainly just gift cards, but to all the popular stores. Also, one can cash out to Paypal.  I figured I'd give it a whirl and let their videos play in my browser to earn Swagbucks. I casual…