Frequently Asked Questions

Did You Know Mystic Offers Flat-Rate Shipping and Guaranteed Delivery?

Getting your stamps and supplies is easy and affordable with Mystic’s convenient flat-rate shipping. No matter how many stamps, coins, covers, mounts, and supplements you buy, and whatever their value, you pay just $2.90 for shipping and guaranteed delivery. Plus, Mystic ships most items by First Class or Priority Mail within two days of receiving your order. So you can expect your order one to four days after it ships. It’s fast, convenient, and affordable!

Mystic also offers low flat-rate shipping on larger items. All books, binders, and Scott Catalogues ship for just $8.50, while albums and other items ship for $11.75. Note that these heavier items may take an additional two days to arrive.

And as always, every order you place with Mystic is backed by our 90-day money-back guarantee. If you’re not completely satisfied with any stamp or collecting supply, return it to us within 90 days for a credit voucher or refund, whichever you prefer.

Ordering from Outside the U.S.?  No Problem!

You can enjoy the benefits of being part of the Mystic family from anywhere in the world.  You’ll pay just $9.50 for shipping and guaranteed delivery on your order of stamps, coins, covers, mounts, and supplements, regardless of how many you buy or their value.

Shipping rates for albums, supplements, binders, and books vary, based on actual air shipping charges.  Please note, we can only accept credit card payments for international orders.  Happy collecting!

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How to Exchange Your Profit Shares for Free Collecting Supplies with Mystic’s Profit Share Plan

MR217-profit-shares-copyYou can get stamps, albums and supplies FREE with Mystic’s popular Profit Share Plan! Here’s how it works:

As a valued member of Mystic’s family of collectors, you earn 10 Profit Shares for each dollar you spend. The shares you’ve earned come with every order you receive. Save up your shares and trade them in for any of the great items from our profit share listings.

When you include enough Profit Shares with your order, your merchandise is absolutely FREE! (Pay only for shipping and guaranteed delivery of your order.) Don’t worry about having the exact amount of shares – we’ll return any extra to you.  Everything you order with your Profit Shares is backed by Mystic’s guarantee – you must be totally satisfied or your shares will be completely refunded.

Profit Shares are the perfect way to add free stamps and supplies to your collection!  Begin to enjoy this special benefit today – choose from the Profit Share listings below.  Prefer to receive your listings by mail?  Give our friendly Customer Service Representatives a call at 1-866-660-7147 between 8am and 6pm EST, Monday to Friday.

U.S. Stamps – Mint or Postally Used   |   U.S. Stamps – Small Imperfections

Worldwide Stamps   |   Collecting Supplies   |   Albums & Binders

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How to Identify a Die Cut Perforation

Die-cut perforations are cut by a metal device to produce perforation-like wavy lines for separating stamps.  Self-adhesive stamps are die-cut.

Die Cut U.S. #4750

Die Cut U.S. #4750


Water activated stamps are not and have regular perforations that need to be physically torn to separate the stamps.

#299 is not die cut

#299 is not die cut

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Ten Most Frequently Asked Questions

Our Customer Service Representatives talk to hundreds of collectors each day.  Often, the callers have questions like these.  So we’re sharing the answers to these common questions here, hoping you find them helpful. (more…)

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Mystic’s Return Policy

Mystic works hard to make sure you get the quality stamps and supplies you deserve.  In the unlikely event that you need to return an item or have it replaced, this is our hassle-free policy:

90 Day Return Policy

You must be completely satisfied with any stamp or collecting supply you order from Mystic.  If not, simply return it to us within 90 days in its original packaging.  We will gladly replace, issue a credit voucher or refund, whichever you prefer.

You can also contact one of our friendly Customer Service Representatives.  Just email or call toll-free at 1-866-660-7147.

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