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Learn How to Avoid Fake Watches

Learn How to Avoid Fake Watches

Watchmaking is a multibillion dollar industry and is naturally going to attract unscrupulous elements of the society try hard to gain a share of this pie. They look at fake watches as an avenue for making easy money. The nature of luxury watches by itself restricts a good portion of the world population from purchasing them. High quality luxury mechanical watches are way out of the reach of an average Joe and Jane who struggles to make both ends meet in their daily lives. Fake watches are an avenue for them to join the rich and elite who flaunt the best watches available in the market.

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Top 5 Useless Watch Complications

Top 5 Useless Watch Complications

In this “world” a complication is normally synonym to a function. The more functions the watch has, the more complicated it becomes to us. Historically, people have loved watches with so many functions because they are so useful and very interesting. In fact, there are also many functions that are pretty complicated and not sure if we are ever going to need it.

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Selecting a High Quality Watch

Selecting a High Quality Watch

You don’t have to be a watch expert to see quality. Furthermore, is even better when you are wearing a quality timepiece and someone who doesn’t know about watches compliments you on it. That shows that it is a piece with a lot of attention to detail, and this must be reflected all over the watch. The balance and the proportions of the timepiece and how the case connects with the strap as well as the way the hands look on the dial. Every part of the piece must be perfect, even down to the buckle.

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Why is Patek Philippe the Best Watch?

Why is Patek Philippe the Best Watch?

What makes Patek Philippe so special? This is a brand that is meant to impress the connoisseur. This is not a brand to impress your neighbor or your office buddies as Patek is definitely a great masterpiece for the watch collector/hobbyist and yet, somehow, most people on this earth don't know what it is. It may look like a regular gold plated watch when in reality it is a solid gold piece.

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Is That Rolex a Fake?

Is That Rolex a Fake?

Rolex is a really popular brand, and everyone can recognize it quickly and easily. But can you tell if that Rolex you’re getting at a really good price is a fake? Keep on reading and you’ll be able to tell.

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The Real Value of Expensive Watches

The Real Value of Expensive Watches

There are reasonably priced watches out there that can be as functional as a designer watch. In fact, they might be even more accurate! The reason for this is that watches priced at less than five hundred dollars usually have cheap but extremely accurate quartz movements, and designer watches have mechanical movements that are more difficult and expensive to produce. Now, because I am a mind reader, I know that you are wondering if you should spend a large sum of money on a designer watch.

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How Hand-Wound Mechanical Watches Work

How Hand-Wound Mechanical Watches Work

A mechanical watch uses a mechanism driven by a mainspring that must be wound periodically; it has a characteristic ticking sound. The mechanical watches originated in Europe during the seventeenth century and were inspired on spring powered clocks from the fifteenth century. These watches are usually more expensive but not as accurate as quartz watches, and they have an aesthetic appeal and are considered as a statement of a personal style. Up until the quartz revolution of the 1960s, all the wristwatches were mechanical

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Sell Your Watch Quickly and Easily

Sell Your Watch Quickly and Easily

Now you can resell your luxury watch for cash online. With us there are two ways to turn your watch investment into hard cash - direct purchase or consignment. Both systems are designed to give you the highest payment possible. Both are secure and private - this is not an online pawnshop scheme.

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Selling Your Watch Online Gets Better

Selling Your Watch Online Gets Better

Selling requires 4 steps - Submission, Contact, Shipping & Appraisal. Turn your watch investment into hard money? Our online watch buying service has officially launched so you can do just that. How do you convert a luxury watch into cash? With us you can market it by consignment online (on our eBay or 300Watches sites).

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Authentication of Watches for Sale

Authentication of Watches for Sale

In the majority of cases your watch will pass the rigid authentication tests. Then we can send a fair and realistic quote. If the worst happens and your watch fails, we will tell you exactly why. And as a hidden part of our buying service, we still might be able to find some way to help you get at least something for your watch. The only way to know is see the watch in person.

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