Your Old Pokémon Cards Can Be Worth $5000

Go check your old stash now!

If you're 35 or younger, chances are you owned some Pokemon cards. The good news is that unlike all those Beanie Baby promises that never came true, Pokemon cards have have actually skyrocketed in value.

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Depending on the series and the condition of your card, they could be worth quite a bit of money. So go dig up that old box from your parents' basement, grab your Pokemon cards and make sure you're not sitting on a goldmine.

Here are some of the most expensive ones on the market today: 

10. Latios - $850

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Series: EX Deoxys

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9. Umbreon - $899

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Series: POP Series 5 

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8. Nidoking - $999.99

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Series: Base Set

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7. Pikachu - $1000

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Series: Jungle

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6. Mewtwo - $1502.07

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Series: Base Set 

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5. Lugia - $2000.00

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Series: Aquapolis

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4. Ledyba - $2510.33

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Series: Skyridge

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3. Espeon - $2699.99

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Series: Pop Series 5 

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2. Venusaur - $3000

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Series: Base Set

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1. Charizard - $5042

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Series: Skyridge

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If you're too lazy to keep track of Pokemon, there's really only 1 you need to be on the lookout for: Charizard. 

It's actually insane how much money these cards can be worth, just check out how much they go for on Pawnstars.



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