Stamp-collecting is a very popular hobby and many people from all over the world are collecting stamps, studying them,showing them to friends,exhibiting them in the stamp shows,writing books about them and enjoying the excitement of collecting them. However, as a beginner, how can you start this hobby ? You may ask the following questions:
Why to collect?
Who collects stamps?
What to collect?
How to collect?
What tools needed?
Where to get stamps?
Where to get the philatelic knowledge?
You can find very good answer to all these questions from American Philatelic Society(APS) website, for details, please click here and you can find everything you need as a beginner. Many thanks to APS for sharing these information with our beginners! You can also watch some videos below and visit the following websites for how to collect stamps.