Is It Safe to Buy a Watch From eBay?

“eBay remains one of the riskiest places to buy a luxury watch online,” dmarge.com‘s Jamie Weiss writes, “and most watch fans would tell you to steer well clear of the site.” It’s too bad Mr. Weiss can’t come right out and say it: eBay watch sales are inherently dangerous. He certainly steers readers in that direction, quoting Dutch watch authenticator Relleb . . .

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First Luxury Timepiece – Initial Considerations

If you want to know how to choose a luxury watch, click here for step-by-step instructions. Before you go, the Timepiece Gentleman cordially invites you to consider the Top 3 Things to Consider before Buying Your First Luxury Timepiece. I’ll save you the click. The TPG wants you to think about Purpose, What Makes You Feel Good? and Budget. I disagree with his checklist. Here are three more important questions to contemplate before buying a luxury watch . . .

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Rolex Cellini – 3 of the Best

Rolex calls Cellini “the classical watch.” That’s a bit cheeky. Rolex is barely 116 years old. What Rolex really means by “classical”: its Cellini watches are bland. Or, to use their words, “sober and refined.” Expensive, too. I couldn’t stay awake long enough to check the prices on all 20 models but . . .

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