CGC Cards Makes Expert Grading Even More Affordable

Posted on 6/6/2024

Collectors and dealers can now take advantage of even lower prices when submitting TCGs, sports cards and non-sports cards for CGC Cards' expert grading services.

CGC Cards™ has made its expert authentication and grading services even more affordable with lower fees for Bulk and Economy tier submissions. Effective June 6, 2024:

  • Bulk tier (25-card minimum) has been reduced from $12 to $11 per card
  • The maximum value for the Bulk tier has been increased from $250 to $1,000 per card
  • Economy tier has been reduced from $15 to $14 per card

All submitters can take advantage of the new reduced prices, and paid members receive additional savings: 10% off grading for Associate and Premium members; 20% off grading for Elite members. To sign up for a free or paid membership, and to learn how to submit to CGC Cards, go here.

In just four years, CGC Cards has cemented itself as the world’s second-largest card grading service with more than 6 million TCGs, sports cards and non-sports cards encapsulated in its crystal-clear holders. It is also the most affordable top-tier grading service, using technology and operational excellence to drive efficiency, passing the savings on to its customers.

“We know that many collectors and dealers are being hurt by high inflation, high interest rates and other economic challenges, so we wanted to help in our small way by making our world-class services even more affordable,” says Steven R. Eichenbaum, CEO of the Certified Collectibles Group, which includes CGC Cards.

Besides being the most affordable grading service, CGC Cards is working hard to always be the fastest. CGC Cards is investing in hiring and training additional graders, with more being added to its expert team every month to drive down turnaround times.

“CGC Cards is committed to providing the most accurate grading, the fastest turnaround times, the most affordable prices and the best holders,” added Eichenbaum. “We are putting all of CGC's resources behind being the collector's first choice for card grading.”

CGC Cards grading tiers and fees (per card):

Bulk (25-card minimum) $1,000 $11 $9.90 $8.80
Economy $1,000 $14 $12.60 $11.20
Express $10,000 $50 $45 $40
WalkThrough Unlimited $150 $135 $120

Submit today!

Are you ready to submit your TCGs, sports cards and non-sports cards for expert authentication, grading and encapsulation? It’s easy! Learn how to submit to CGC Cards here.

Please note that the new pricing for Economy and Bulk grading tiers applies to submissions made via, and paid member discounts only apply to CGC Cards grading services. The new pricing is effective for submissions received by CGC Cards on or after June 6, 2024, even if the submission was created before the pricing changes.

About CGC

Since revolutionizing comic book grading in 2000, CGC has grown to include certification services for a vast variety of pop culture collectibles. These divisions include CGC Cards, CGC Video Games and CGC Home Video. CGC Cards provides expert card grading for TCGs, sports cards and non-sports cards. CGC Video Games is dedicated to video game grading for the most popular consoles, including Nintendo, Sega, Atari, PlayStation and more. The newest division of CGC, CGC Home Video, provides expert VHS grading in addition to other types of home media, including Betamax, DVD and Blu-ray.

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