I will say, that as a collector, sometimes the only bargain is the opportunity to buy something.Oh yeah. But the more you buy the more it evens out. I’ve got more deals in my purchase history that have made up for the overpayments. That can take time, so education and search ing like crazy are needed. I like GB but better deals can be found regionally. That’s been my experience. I think that some of the buyers getting in now are driving up prices just like the recent straight razor craze. It’s kind of like stocks, gotta be patient and wait for the dips. Or search like crazy on multiple forums to find a fair
Seller. If you have a good firearm education, or simply want one really bad, just go for the passion. The feeling of shooting a coveted firearm cannot be replicated anywhere else. One of your biggest decisions will be if you shoot everything you own. If not, it can get expensive.