Membership in The American Philatelic Society

If you're interested in becoming a member of the APS - we think it's an excellent organization - please visit their website.


Here's a list of some of the benefits members receive:

The American Philatelist - The world’s premier stamp magazine, issued monthly

• APEX Expertizing Service - Offers opinions on the genuineness of all stamps

• American Philatelic Research Library - Book loans, copy service, reference assistance

• APS Stamp Insurance Plan - The best and most comprehensive coverage available

• Sales Division Circuits - A very popular service, very much like stamps on approval at very good prices, and really an excellent way to build your collection

• Education Programs - Summer Seminar, Youth Programs, Internet and Correspondence Courses

• Stamp Store – Buy/Sell online via a members-only Internet Sales site

• Quick ID - Identification of philatelic material

• Marketplace - Philatelic literature at discounts to members (I've purchased numerous items)

• Mentor Service - Assistance by other members

• Translation Service - Almost anything philatelic can be translated

• Code of Ethics/Dispute Resolution






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