John Betts - Fine Minerals, dealer of fine minerals and specimens for mineral collectors.


Become a mineral dealer:
Buy this existing mineral business with proven sales, loyal customer base and long web presence

Are you a mineral collector that wants to become a mineral dealer?
Are you an existing mineral dealer that is tired of spending weekends at mineral shows and wants an "instant" web presence for your business?
Do you want to retire from the rat race and run a mineral mail order business from your home? can be purchased now.


  • The web site was founded in 1996 by John Betts

  • To date over 65,000 mineral specimens have been sold through the site.

  • 3000 mineral collectors from around the world watch for his weekly posting of new minerals to the site.

  • The site is highly rated by Google and other search engines

  • In a typical month Google referrals result in 17,000 visitors to the site at no cost

  • Over 1000 mineral collectors visit the site EACH DAY.

You can become a mineral dealer by buying this business!

In anticipation of the transition to the new owner, the web domain has already been purchased and is shown on every page to create name awareness. A simple change with Google will automatically shift all referrals from to Advertising in major mineral magazines will announce the name change for the new owners.

John Betts will stay on as a consultant for one year to help the new owner learn the business, and to introduce them to important customers and suppliers. As soon as the business is running flawlessly Mr. Betts will reduce his involvement.

If you are concerned about dealing in diamonds, I am willing to split off that portion and sell it separately to someone familiar with diamonds.

Now is the time to consider your dream to become a mineral dealer.


Serious inquiries to buy should contact John Betts at

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John Betts - Fine Minerals, New York, NY
Dealers of Fine Minerals and Natural Crystal Clusters since 1989.