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Scottish Watches Podcast #11 : Watchfinder Come To Scotland Plus Investment Pieces, Avoiding Fraud And More With The Edinburgh Watch Company

Welcome to episode 11 of the Scottish Watches Podcast! In this edition we travel the M8 to Edinburgh, kinda, to chat with The Edinburgh Watch Company about preowned watches, the grey market, buying and selling safely plus the link between cars and watch passion. We also spill the beans on…

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Article : Death And Taxes

So the tax bill is in and the Christmas credit card payment is due. All dreams of having that wee nest egg available for the dream watch have vanished and HMRC is now in possession of your watch sink fund. For you this year it won’t be a Sub or…

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Scottish Watches Podcast #10 : We’re Under The Influence and Talking Second Hand Price Drops

Welcome to the 10th episode of the Scottish Watches Podcast! Catch up with Rikki and Rick as we talk second hand market watch prices dropping, social media influencers and general chit chat. Be sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts/iTunes, Google Play or Spotify and if you have feedback, suggestions or…

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Scottish Watches Podcast #09 : Talking 50th Anniversaries Everywhere With Simon at James Porter & Son Watch Dealers in Glasgow

We spend 45 minutes with Simon at James Porter & Son Watch Dealers in Glasgow’s Argyle Arcade. It’s a big year for 50th anniversary celebrations in the watch world. Putting aside moon landing shenanigans from Omega; its a half century of quartz, automatic chronographs and loads more. So we chat…

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Article : Balls Time….An Official Standard

I wrote previously about a Glycine watch that was available at an apparently significant discount via a website called Massdrop. This is a very specific way for brands to move single model types en masse, quickly completely clearing all production. Internally that reduces overheads such as sales and marketing, storage and even…