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10-20-2008, 11:07 AM
Posted By: <b>Paul Carek</b><p>Anyone know anything about SGS? I saw some cards in their holders the other day, and am wondering what sort of reputation they have/had.<br /><br />Thanks.

10-20-2008, 11:15 AM
Posted By: <b>Phil Garry</b><p>Paul:<br /><br />I have never heard of them and would probably opt for a more established company like SGC or Beckett.

10-20-2008, 11:20 AM
Posted By: <b>Paul Carek</b><p>I totally agree. I send all my stuff into SGC. I was just considering buying a few things in SGS holders, then cracking them out.

10-21-2008, 07:14 PM
Posted By: <b>ChiSoxFan</b><p>Did a quick google on SGS GRADING COMPANY and found that there is one for grading coins. There site didn't say anything about grading sports cards (www.stargrading.org).<br /><br />Also, looking through some other search results, I found a few articles of "buyer beware" as SGS Grading is "owned" by an eBay Power Seller.<br /><br />ChiSoxFan<br><br>Looking for T206 Sweet Caporal Fact. #30 White Sox in Poor to Fair condition.

10-21-2008, 07:40 PM
Posted By: <b>CoreyRS.hanus</b><p>SGS?? Any thoughts whether the company would named that way if there did not exist a SGC?<br><br>

10-22-2008, 01:26 PM
Posted By: <b>Steve</b><p>Corey, hi, yep the sleaze bag self grader wants people to think it is SGC.<br /><br /><br />Everything is graded a 10 and if my memory is correct the guy uses screwdowns<br /><br />not slabs.<br /><br />Steve<br />