FAQ

What is Cardsphere?
Cardsphere is a peer-to-peer market for Magic: the Gathering cards. Users buy, sell, and trade magic singles and sealed product. It is an inverse market (s...
Mon, 24 Sep, 2018 at 8:09 PM
How do I get a Cardsphere account? Is there a fee for signing up?
Signing up for an account is free. You can build up your account balance by sending out cards to users who want them and receiving money or by depositing mo...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:11 AM
Are you using a site currency (points)?
No. Your account is in US Dollars. Cardsphere holds the funds for users, transferring between accounts as necessary. No users' funds are ever used ...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:14 AM
How much are your fees?
Cardsphere charges a 1% transaction fee for free users. The fee is calculated per card, rounded up. We are committed to reducing these fees as much as possi...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:52 AM
Are you offering Insurance?
At launch, there will be no insurance available on transactions. We encourage senders to use postal insurace with valuable packages. When it comes to in...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:53 AM
What do I get for my money?
You get access to the first asymmetric market for trading magic cards that you can trust. We’ve been 100% transparent with our community since day one. A...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:56 AM
How do I know there won’t be a “run on the bank”?
Other than our fees, Cardsphere will never touch your money. At all times, Cardsphere will be able to cash out each user at full amount (minus applicable fee...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:59 AM
How will cash out actually work?
We will make a deposit into your Paypal account. Note that due to Paypal’s regulations, we cannot also allow users to pay Cardsphere with Paypal. We are exp...
Mon, 7 May, 2018 at 5:23 PM
How do you plan to prevent "draining the market"?
Cardsphere is committed to making a platform that will accommodate all types of users, and this necessarily includes MTG finance experts, who play the magic...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:59 AM
Who is the typical Cardsphere user?
We’re not sure yet. Maybe there’s no such thing. Cardsphere improves upon the best features of several services that offer a market that can address the ne...
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017 at 11:10 AM