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Sell Your Cards to Dean's Cards

Dean’s Cards buys more vintage cards than anyone else in the world for one simple reason – we pay more for your collections than other dealers. How can we do this? Our costs are lower. The cards we buy go directly into our online store, and we also avoid the high expense of traveling to and setting up booths at card shows.

You can count on us to offer you a fair price upfront – and that eliminates the hassles that can come with selling your collection.
  • Pre-1970 Cards (All Baseball Cards, Football Cards, Other Sports Cards and Non-Sport Cards)
  • Pre-1985 Complete Sets
  • Pre-1975 Graded Cards (PSA, BGS, SGC)
  • We will also consider cards from the 1970’s if it part of a vintage collection
Click here to start the process of selling your sports card collection.

Meet Our Buying Team 

Dean Hanley
Founder of Dean's Cards

Dean started collecting baseball cards in 1969 and has never stopped. After receiving a B.S. in Business from Auburn University and a M.B.A. from USC, Dean spent the next decade marketing software. Escaping Corporate America in 2001, he started in his basement. Today, Dean's Cards consists of eight full-time employees and occupies a 4,600 square-foot office in Cincinnati, Ohio. now has more than 1.4 million vintage cards listed online. Dean's Cards simply sells more vintage cards than anyone else in world.

Dean is considered one of the foremost experts on the subject of vintage sports cards and has a regular column in the Sports Collectors Digest and publishes articles on his blog. Dean has also written two books on vintage sports cards: The Bubble Gum Card War: The Great Bowman & Topps Sets from 1948 to 1955 and Before There Was Bubble Gum: Our Favorite Pre-World War I Baseball Cards.

Elana Winget
Purchasing Manager

Elana (pronounced “E-LANE-Na”) first began working at Dean’s Cards during summers while she was attending college at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Elana actually is the second generation of her family to work for Dean’s Cards, since she came here on a recommendation from her mother, who previously worked with us. After earning her Bachelor of Fine Arts at Miami University, Elana spent some time working in a museum, but she soon realized she missed working with vintage cards and our customers. So she returned to Dean’s Cards and has been an important part of our team ever since.

Elana has become a true expert in in vintage sports cards. Elana manages the buying of cards and collections for, and she also leads the construction and listing of the Complete Vintage Sets in the Dean’s Cards inventory.

Click here to start the process of selling your sports card collection.