is a trading card firm specializing in trading card news, analysis, and appraisals.

Thomas Wilke


I purchase high-end sports cards as an alternative investment to stocks, bonds, and real estate. Cardboard Nerds strives to provide simple, straightforward advice that is objective, independent, and honest advice, helping you get the most for your money in the sports card collecting world.

Jesse Sanare

Senior Content Producer

Ryan Goodwin

Senior Content Producer

I enjoy sports and writing about sports related subjects.