Next time you visit your parents’ home, why don’t you take a trip down memory lane and rummage through your old toys? And not just for the sake of it. In fact, some of your finds could be worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars. So if you find some of the following toys from the ’80s and ’90s, and especially if they are still in the original package, you might want to get yourself an eBay account.
Original price: $9.99
Potential resale price: $80
Companies that rejected the Gentile brothers’ pitch missed out… Their doll that flies high and twirls with a pull of a string were a success. Many of the toys were recalled for safety reasons which just increased their value.
Original price: $12.89
Potential resale price: $120
Skip-Its are still available for sale, but lost in popularity among kids today. However, collectors are still interested in vintage Skip-It, which can sell for $120 on eBay. However, at this price, they have to be in original packaging.