7 types of collectibles that aren't completely worthless
If there is such a thing as a golden rule for collectibles, it's buy what you love -- and if you're lucky, some of that will be valuable, too. The collectible market is a tricky one, and a lot of what people believe will be valuable winds up becoming completely worthless. Considering dipping your toes into collectibles? Here are seven categories where you can still find value -- financial and otherwise: childhood toys, pop memorabilia, mid-century modern furniture, Star Wars memorabilia, Chinese and Japanese ceramics, contemporary art, vintage fashion.