FAQ Category: About Mystic

Why should I shop with Mystic compared to others?

Our mission is to bring the joy of stamp collecting to the world. Here’s how we do it: Click here to learn more.

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Why aren’t some stamp conditions or formats offered on your website?

Only conditions and formats currently available for sale are listed. If a condition or format is not listed, we do not have it at this time. For example, many 2023 used stamps are scarce and difficult to find. We only offer the 2023 used stamps we have in stock right now.

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Do you offer a worldwide catalog?

We do not offer a worldwide catalog. The Scott Catalogue is an excellent resource for worldwide stamps. We sell them on our website, but you may also be able to borrow them from your local library.

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Can I use the stamps you sell to mail a letter or a package?

Mystic sells stamps to stamp collectors.  If you want stamps to use for postage, try your local post office or grocery stores. However, most of our mint US postage stamps are valid for postage and can be used on mail in the United States.

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I see “Image Not Available” while looking for an item on your website. Does that mean the item is not available to order?

“Image Not Available” means we do not have an image for the item at this time. We’re working to get images for every item we offer.

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Does Mystic collect sales tax?

Yes.  Mystic is required by law to collect sales tax on all purchases shipped to certain states.  Click here for more information on how this affects your purchases.

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What are your average shipping costs?

Shipping costs are based on the overall weight of your order.  Most orders (stamps, mounts, supplement pages, etc.) ship for $3.50.  Books, binders, Scott Catalogues and other similar items ship for $11.50.  Albums or albums plus other items ship for $14.50.  However, these prices are subject to change as time goes on.  If you’d like … Read more

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Do you have gift cards?

Yes! We offer paper gift certificates in the amounts of $20, $25, $50, or $100. Simply type “gift card” into the search bar at the top of our website to bring up these choices. If you would like an amount other than those listed here, please call 1-800-433-7811 and one of our friendly and knowledgeable … Read more

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I found an error in a piece of mail you sent me or on your website. Can it be corrected?

Yes! We pride ourselves on the accuracy of our materials, so please let us know any time you find an error we’ve made, so we can correct it. Simply e-mail us at mystic@mysticstamp.com to tell us where you saw the error.

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