If you were able to successfully turn a DeLorean into a time machine, what's the first thing you would do? Would you travel back in time and visit your parents as teenagers? Would you check out the JFK assassination to see what really went down? Let's be honest, at some point, after you've watched the birth of Jesus 10 times, you'd probably get pretty tired of zipping around to historical events and you'd focus solely on making your future self insanely rich. Right? In Back to the Future, Biff gives his teenage-self a copy of "Grey's Sports Almanac" so he can earn a fortune gambling. In Hot Tub Time Machine, Lou stays in the past and turns himself into a billionaire by inventing "Loogle.com" years before Larry Page and Sergey Brin could think of Google 🙂 Both those options are very effective for making a ton of money, but they're also kind of complicated. If you want a really simple way to get rich, go back in time and tell your parents to buy comic books!
During the golden age of comic books, the cost around 10 cents apiece to buy. But in the decades since then, well preserved comic books have gone up in price significantly! Some of the more rare original comics are worth way more than you might imagine. Here's a list of the 10 most valuable comic books of all time:
The 10 Most Valuable Comic Books: