Stamps @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/stamps The BellaOnline stamps site helps you learn how to buy, collect and store stamps. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:55:55 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Stamps @ BellaOnline http://stamps.bellaonline.com First Day Covers Grace Period http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183957.asp A first-day cover is supposed to be cancelled on its first day of being issued. The chances are great that any modern first-day cover you have in your collection may not have been cancelled on the first day of its issuance. Why is this you may ask? Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:47:18 EST Post Office Has No Clout http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183914.asp We all know about the financial woes of the Post Office and Congresses’ seeming inability to deal with the issues. The simple fact is that the Post Office is powerless in asking Congress to deal with the continuing deficits it keeps facing. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:35:42 EST Stamp Collecting Not An Investment http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183845.asp Stamps have been in and out of the media of late. In June an 1856 one cent British Guiana Magenta stamp fetched around $9.5 million at auction. The selling price no doubt put rare stamp investing into the media spectrum. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 17:40:48 EST