FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

DO YOU ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS AND CHECKS?

Yes. We accept Mastercard, VISA and Discover, as well as personal checks. Please do not send cash.

WILL YOU SHIP TO AN ADDRESS THAT IS DIFFERENT FROM MY CREDIT CARD?

Yes, as long as it is a United States address.

 

CAN I ORDER ONLINE?

Not yet! We hope to be able to provide a secure shopping service in the near future.

DO YOU BUY MAGAZINES?

Yes, we are always in the market to purchase magazines that are in good condition. If you have magazines that you are interested in selling, please email us at info@vmshoppe.com and let us know what you have available. Please note that we buy in very large quantities and we pay very little for the magazines.

 

ARE ALL YOUR MAGAZINES PRICED THE SAME?

The basic price for a magazine is $49.95. Certain rare, hard-to-find collector’s issues will be priced higher and according to the market value. (For example, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio, JFK)

 

WHAT IS YOUR POLICY ON RETURNS?

We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase.  If you are not, you may return the magazine in its original, unopened wrapper within 30 days for an exchange or refund. You are responsible for the postage to return the magazine.

 

DO YOU ONLY STOCK WEEKLY PUBLICATIONS?

While the bulk of our inventory is weekly publications, we also have a variety of monthly magazines such as The Christian Herald, McCall’s, McClure’s, Playboy, Esquire, Popular Science and National Geographic.

 

ARE QUANTITY DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE?

In some circumstances, we will offer a discount for quantity. Please email or call us to discuss your individual situation.

 

ARE THESE MAGAZINES REPRINTS OR ORIGINALS?

Every magazine is an original and complete publication. All pages are intact. Each magazine is enclosed in a clear vinyl jacket and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Many of the magazines still have the original mailing label which further confirms its authenticity.

 

CAN I GET A MAGAZINE THAT IS DATED THE DAY I WAS BORN?

It depends on what day of the week you were born. Chances are that if you were born on a Friday, a Saturday, a Monday or a Tuesday, there was a weekly magazine published on your  actual date of birth.

 

HOW DO I BECOME A FUNDRAISER?

Please visit our fundraiser page.

 

DO YOU HAVE ANY INTERNATIONAL MAGAZINES?

We have Die Hausfrau, which was published in the U.S. in German for German-Americans in the mid-twentieth century and is renowned for its beautiful artwork .  We also the have The Illustrated London News.