This Toy From Your Childhood Might Just Be The Best Investment Plan Ever

If you’re seeking to conserve some green, you might wish to bypass the stock market and purchase Lego’s rather.

According to a brand-new research study, the vibrant structure pieces often have a greater rate of return than the stock exchange and checking account.

The Telegraph evaluated annual return rates of gold, stock and money financial investments over the previous 15 years. It then compared the returns with the yearly typical rate of pre-owned Lego sets kept in outstanding condition.

The analysis discovered while the London Stock Exchange earned an average of 4.1 percent in returns each year (and standard cost savings accounts simply 2.8 percent), the worth of Lego sets increased by 12 percent each year, indicating you might possibly make some severe dough off your youth Lego set if it’s in great condition.

The scientists utilized websites like eBay to collect information on the costs of old Lego sets. The most costly sets have the tendency to be branded or themed “ Star Wars ” sets are especially popular however any discontinued Lego set has the possible to make the owner loan.

Ed Maciorowski, cofounder of , a Lego financial investment website, described,

The cool thing is that sets are retired at some time, and a number of hundred are retired each year a film run ends, a [license] ends or the Lego business wishes to revitalize its variety. That suggests anybody with a set at house little or big, it does not matter might have rather a financial investment on their hands if it’ s in excellent condition, as this things values extremely well in worth.

Currently, the highest-valued Lego set is the “ Star Wars ”- themed Ultimate Collectors Millennium Falcon, worth nearly $4,000. The 3rd and 2nd highest-valued sets are the Caf Corner set from 2007, valued around $3,000, and the 2008 Taj Mahal set, which brings around$ 2,700.

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New Posters and Lots More News

We have recently had a new Poster Delivery from our friends at GB Eye which have included the amazingly Crash Bandicoot, do you remember the Video Game first released on PlayStation in 1996?
I remember playing it with my eldest on his First Play Station console ! Crash is back, well he’s never been away really, though it seems the Console Game is now growing in popularity.
Business Owner Bill Deakin took a picture of Crash which we put on Silly Billy’s Facebook Page about a week or so again. Here it is:
crash bandicoot

In other news we have another amazing Competition happening on our Facebook Page, simply click here to find out more

Despite Christmas being our busiest time of year we are still quite well stocked for after Christmas so if any boys or girls, mums or dads have any Christmas money left to spend we still have lots of LEGO and PLAYMOBIL in store plus many other Toys and Games so why not come and visit Hebden Bridge to see us?
For your delectation today here is a random Gallery of just some of the GB Eye posters that we have in our Toy Shop in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire

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Calder High are releasing the Mock GCSE results to students tomorrow, so for many of us, me included, we will start to have an idea of what subjects may need more focus for our children in Year 11.

And even more News, the Teeny TY brand which was introduced before Christmas 2017 is going from strength to strength and the Teeny TY collections are growing all around.
Teeny TY
We have seen a marked increase in calls and visits to our websites since listing on the amazing Visit Hebden Bridge website, so if you are a local Calder Valley Business and want to increase your visibility online you could do well by investing the small amount Dave asks for to create a listing on the Visit Hebden Bridge Site. Alternatively, if you are after some more bespoke media strategies or looking to increase web presence through Natural Organic Search ranking then contact Robert A Williams through his Facebook Page

This Year marks Silly Billy’s coming of age at 21 Years Old ! More about that later and we will be creating some free to enter Competitions for you over the coming year so if interested in staying in touch then please subscribe to this blog or like Silly Billy’s on Facebook

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