When the aged guys think of new, worthwhile hobbies golfing, fishing, or hunting usually come to mind. Others though seek to spend their time and money collecting - sports memorabilia, cars, even vintage toys that we enjoyed from our childhood. To our wives and partners, this may simply be seen as hoarding but collecting can be much more than that. Starting a collection is something that can be a rewarding pastime combining a passion for a subject, a way to decorate your personal spaces, and a mental exercise to keep you going in search of both knowledge and expertise. Unfortunately this hobby can take lots of time and money. Here's our tips for starting your sports collection on a budget.