Tropical Storm Idalia Update

The Certified Collectibles Group companies are prepared for weather challenges.

The Certified Collectibles Group® (CCG®) is closing its Sarasota, Florida, headquarters on Tuesday, August 29, at 3:00 p.m. EDT, in advance of Hurricane Idalia. During this time, Customer Service phone lines will be closed, starting at 2:30 p.m. EDT on August 29, and email responses will be delayed.

Currently, we expect to reopen at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, August 31. For further updates, please visit,,, or any of the CCG company websites.

All collectibles are secured. The CCG companies are headquartered in modern buildings that are built to withstand hurricanes. The offices are located about 9 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico (east of Interstate 75) and are not in a flood zone. The buildings also have large, secure vaults to protect collectibles that are monitored 24/7.

CCG is the world's leading provider of authentication, grading, conservation and encapsulation services for collectibles. Its affiliates include Numismatic Guaranty Company® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services™ (NCS®), Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®), Authenticated Stamp Guaranty® (ASG®) and Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®) — including its CGC Cards™, CGC Video Games™ and CGC Home Video™ divisions.