Rookie Collector has some fascinating suggestions here. It’s an article called 7 Mistakes To Avoid When Getting Started In Sports Card Collecting.
There are some gems in here that we thought was worth sharing. Here’s one of them:
I recommend narrowing your collection to a specific niche. Do you want to collect cards from your favorite team? Cards of your favorite player? Only rookies? Only veterans? Do you want to build sets? The choice is ultimately up to you and there is no wrong answer. You just have to understand that your budget is (most likely) limited and that you can’t go too broad.
Want to learn more? Take a look at the rest of this article at this link to Rookie Collector.