Setting up your account - step by step

 Step 1 - sign up for an account

Step 2 - select account type. Options include (a) Storefront (b) Non-Storefront (c) Dealers Corner

Step 3 - you will receive a system generated email to the email address you entered when you registered- click on the link to activate your account 

Step 4 - log in to your account and go to the Storefront Tab then under the My Storefront click on Manage Storefront and select a storefront type. 

Step 5 - Here is the page where you personalize your storefront.

Enter a Title - Your name or business name, name of your storefront

Description - Tell your story - what do you sell, want to buy 

Select a Default Category - here you select from a dropdown list of categories. You can change categories if desired.  For example, let's say you like half dollars and specialize in Kennedy Halfs.  Go to the Half Dollars then select Kennedy Halfs. If you want US Coins in General, then select the US Coins tab and the same for Sports cards. 

Date Start and Date End - the day you open your account is the default start date and the day you select as the end date is the period of time you want to list items for sale.  You can always adjust this date later on.

Other Info- Use this to tell others about you.

Upload your storefront image - During the signup process you will have more than 200 store front templates to select from, simply select the storefront template then edit into the storefront the information you want your buyers to see, such as your business name, phone or email, remember this is your storefront - dress it up the way you want your store to be seen. 

Embed videos - this is a nice feature that uses iframes that are optional and if selected will give you the added benefit of boosting sales or helping you find those hard-to-get numismatics and sports trading cards.   If you need an example of single or double imbedded code, please contact 

Step 6 - click save. 

Step 7 Merchant Gateway - simply click on the payment gateway link and follow the prompts for a free gateway account. There are fees based on sales charged as disclosed by the payment gateway.  

Remember, this is your store and all registered user when selling or buying you are buying or selling directly between yourself and the buyer or vice versa.  Coin and Card Auctions does not collect money from buyers or sellers in any buy or sell transaction. This is between yourself and the buyer or seller.   The benefit of direct transactions means you get every penny of the sales amount. 

Now you are finished with that so its time to list an item 

Step 8 Click on Transactions - this is your control page for all listings, tracking items, editing items. 

Start by selecting List an Item then follow the prompts. Remember to click Save at the bottom of the page. 

You can load images stored on your hard drive or you can load images from your smartphone. If loading from your smartphone you will need to login to your account and go to the Manage Items, Current Items or List and Item to upload images. 

Please contact with any questions