The Surprising Price of Pokemon Cards and Other '90s Collectibles You've Held Onto

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Attention, ‘90s kids: do you have trunks and boxes filled with old Beanie Babies, Pokémon cards, and Polly Pockets? Maybe a Furby or two? Well, if you’ve held onto some of these popular toys from your childhood — or from your kid’s younger years — you may be in luck. Today, many of these once-beloved items are worth a pretty penny.

Although it might be hard to believe that toys from the 1990s are considered "vintage," there’s simply no denying the increase in value many of these collectibles have seen, especially if they’re still in mint condition. So, how does this all work? Why are these toys "trendy" again? And, most importantly, which toys are worth the most money? It’s time to go on a scavenger hunt through your basement.