Certifications & Licenses

Last updated: October 21, 2021

Headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, Worthy continues to grow a reputable and trusted business. Worthy partners with industry leaders in shipping, insurance and grading to ensure a smooth and secure auction process. FedEx, Lloyd's of London Insurance, and the Gemological Institute of America are just a few of the companies that we work with to help deliver the best service possible.

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Consumer Affairs Second Hand Dealer License

Worthy is fully certified to handle and facilitate the sale of pre-owned items with a Secondhand Dealer License issued by The New York City Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA). This is of high importance to us, directly aligning with our values and goals - "empowering consumers and businesses to ensure a fair and vibrant marketplace".

BBB-Better Business Bureau

Consumer confidence is of utmost importance to us here at Worthy. That is why, one of our first steps was to be accredited and graded by the BBB. Like them, we uphold the value in transparency, honesty, and legitimate business practices. You can check out our grading profile at any time here.
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FedEx provides business and individuals with safe, reliable, and efficient shipping solutions. For all shipments Worthy trusts FedEx to pick up and deliver your valuable items safely.
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Based in Richmond, Virginia, Brinks is a global leader in security-related services for banks, retailers and even governmental customers. We trust Brinks, to assist us in the secure transport of high value items and the maintenance of our vaulting systems.
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Lloyd's of London

Worthy provides up to $50,000* in insurance coverage for every shipment. We trust Lloyd's of London, a global leader in insurance since 1688, to protect your valuables.

* Valuables estimated above $50,000 will receive additional coverage with pre-approval from Worthy at our sole discretion.

Bank of America

Bank of America & Co. is one of the largest banks in America. It is a multinational company with headquarters in North Carolina and offices all over the world. Worthy trusts and utilizes Bank of America services for all financial transactions from money transfers to checking.
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Ernst & Young

Ernst & Young is a world-renowned auditing and accounting firm. While they are headquartered in London, they have a great presence in the United States and are one of the “Big Four” auditing firms. We share many values with Ernst & Young, most significantly, transparency. That is why, we employ Ernst & Young to ensure that our financials are aligned and that all regulatory requirements are met.
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All Worthy monetary payments and transfers are available with the option of PayPal. A secure, fast, reliable service that protects your identity while providing speedy transactions.
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Gemological Institute of America

Diamond grading reports from the Gemological Institute of America are the most widely accepted and recognized throughout the world. GIA upholds international standards of science, integrity, academics, and professionalism. Worthy has picked GIA to authenticate and grade diamonds prior to auction.
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National Association of Jewelry Appraisers

Worthy is a proud longstanding member of the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA). Being a part of this association means following a code of ethics and maintaining a very high standard of professionalism. Our appraisal staff utilizes the NAJA resources to stay informed and up-to-date with the latest technologies and appraisal methods, assuring the most accurate and fair appraisals.
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American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute

The American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute (AWCI) consults with manufacturers, distributors and service centers in the horology industry. Worthy participates in their Industry Advisory Board (IAB), helping to make recommendations and for the betterment of the industry. We maintain a strong relationship with the AWCI in order to uphold our promise of delivering the highest fair market value in real market conditions. We stay abreast of the industry with resources that meet the highest standards.
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International Watch & Jewelry Guild

Worthy is proud to be a member of the International Watch & Jewelry Guild (IWJG), the worlds most active central exchange for vintage collectible watches, estate jewelry, and fine diamonds. We keep our finger on the pulse of the luxury market by tapping into this world-wide network.
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Norton security is best known for their Anti-Virus software and lead the industry in internet and computer safety. They serve the security needs of business and individuals worldwide. Since we are an online business, it is especially important that we take measure to protect the security and the privacy of our clients.
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