Sangamon Watches Participates in WCM’s 4th Charity Watch Lottery

Wrist Check Monthly is teaming up with the chaps at Taking The Time for the 4th Charity Watch Lottery, this time for Chive Charities and it’s going to be our biggest effort yet! Sangamon Watch Company is glad again to contribute a brand new Omaha Beach Collection watch to the charity drive.

There will be 20 awesome watches pledged from some very generous brand owners and WCM Elite Members, estimated to be worth over $7,500.

Chive Charities

Making The World 10% Happier!

“For those who have lost their voice, Chive Charities provides a megaphone. For those who have lost independence, Chive Charities restores their freedom. For those who have lost all hope… Chive Charities works tirelessly to build them a better future.

Chive Charities is committed to championing the underdogs. Targeting three specific causes: rare medical diagnoses, first responders, and veterans, Chive Charities spreads awareness through sharing the personal stories of grit, courage, and never giving up.”

The Watches

1. MAS –  Irukandji
2. Pompeak – Silver Sky
3. Sangamon – Omaha Beach
4. TSAO Baltimore – Constellation
5. Neminus – Xtreme Diver (Elite Member Donation)
6. Neminus – Matador
7. Matterhorn – Divemaster 300 (in production)
8. Monsieur Watches – Helm 1 Diver (in production)
9. Roebuck – Diviso
10. Heritor – Edgard (Elite Member Donation)
11. Albert Villa – 1920’s collection
12. AMWG –  Bronze
13. Deep Blue – Daynight Tritium Quartz Diver (Elite Member Donation)
14. Albany – AMA Diver
15. RVLVR – Q-Series
16. Winfield – MT20 
17. Mint Evolutive – Bespoke Kit (ex demo)
18. Viqueria – Heritage v1 (ex demo)
19. Neucarl – Sept Mai
20. Farquhar – Fathom (in production)

An impressive roster of watches, as you can see!!

Tickets and The Draw

Tickets can only be purchased through this Just Giving page.
Tickets cost $10 each (or the equivalent in you currency)
There will be 2 draw’s, the first to determine what watch will be won and then another to determine who the winner will be.
Once that individual ticket has won, then that single ticket will be removed from the other draws.
Tickets sales end on Sunday 5th September and the draw will be streamed live on:


Wrist Check Mothly’s FB Group – www.facebook.com/groups/wristcheckmembers
Taking The Time FB Page –  www.facebook.com/TakingTheTimeWatchTalk

And all participants will be emailed the results.

Once you’ve bought your tickets, please email a screen shot to info@wristcheckmonthly.com

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving – they’ll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they’ll send your money directly to the charity. So it’s the most efficient way to donate – saving time and cutting costs for the charity.

Order your ticket at: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/wrist-check-monthly2

Breaking News: Sangamon Watches Made the First Wrist Watch Sale with Bitcoin Payment!

This is a breaking news from Sangamon Watch Company in Springfield Illinois. A local customer of Sangamon Watches has placed an order of a “Clara Barton Collection” women’s watch and paid online with mainstream cryptocurrency Bitcoin through Coinbase. The Sangamon Watches online store recently is set up with Coinbase cryptocurrency payment tool which allows customers to choose their payments with one of the main stream cryptos such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, etc. We contacted the customer, he stated that he just wanted to try the new payment tool, everything went smoothly, he ordered the watch for his wife. This is his second purchase order from Sangamon Watches, he bought one Lincoln’s River Collection watch for his son in college last year.

Sangamon Watches, one of the newest wristwatch brands in Illinois USA, is now accepting the world’s newest, digital currencies as payment. Sangamon Watches will accept Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, USDC and others. Using the cryptocurrency payment processor, Coinbase Commerce, customers can pay for retail purchases as easily as transacting via credit card.

“Cryptocurrencies are no longer a passing fad, and as one of the innovative watch brands in Illinois, Sangamon Watches is proud to accept this novel form of payment as we continue to provide better and cost-efficient services to our customers worldwide,” stated by Sangamon Watches CEO, Tyler McKay. “Cryptocurrency is here to stay, and we are glad to offer these new payment options in the ever-changing and shifting world. We look forward to growing our already robust network of Sangamon watch lovers and ambassadors and offering more exciting products and services soon.”

Sangamon Watches also announced that the company is providing an international shipping flat rate to overseas customers immediately. The discount flat rate of US $24.99 will save international customers almost 40% on international delivery of Sangamon watch products. Sangamon watches are now sold to many Asian and European countries.

About Sangamon Watch Company


Sangamon Watches was started in America’s Heartland by two international business travelers who wanted to combine their passions of history and high-quality watches. Using their business expertise, Sangamon designed stunning dress watches for men and women around meaningful American stories. Every Sangamon watch is hand assembled in limited quantities and based on a special inspirational story.

For more media information,
Website: http://www.SangamonWatches.com
Email: sales@SangamonWatches.com

Chinese Retailer Opens Sangamon Watches Online Store in Shanghai

An authorized retail agency in Shanghai China has opened its phone app based store and accepts local RMB currency. The effort will boost brand awareness and sales for Sangamon Watch Company in one of the largest wristwatch markets. When Chinese customers scan the barcode with Chinese Wechat (Weixin) phone application, they can make instant payments for purchases.

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UK’s Watch Specialists “Watch Junky” Review the Mother Road Collection of Sangamon Watches

Sangamon Watches’ Route 66 Mother Road Collection has recently been reviewed by watch review website Watch Junky in UK. Overall the review for the Mother Road is very positive. We appreciate their kind review and help for our brand awareness in UK and Europe. Sangamon Watches have been selling watches to many European countries such as UK, Ireland, Germany, Turkey, Spain, Denmark, etc. Many European fans of US Old Route 66 and Abe Lincoln have been traveling through the Land of Lincoln Springfield Illinois before the pandemic.

In 2021, Sangamon Watch Company will continue international marketing efforts to target overseas buyers.

You can review Watch Junky’s full review here. (photo credit: Watch Junky)

A Chinese Language Sangamon Watches Online Portal Introduced

A brand new Chinese language Sangamon Watches online portal is launched today. The mission of the internet platform is to help consumers in China and Chinese communities around the world to learn about Sangamon Watch Company and its Sangamon wristwatch products. The portal will provides the latest information on watch collections and Sangamon Watch Company’s promotional event news.

China is the largest market for foreign watches in the past 10 years. The market demand for high quality consumer products from USA and other western countries is high and continues to grow. Chinese watch collectors are very interested in Lincoln’s River Collection watches since Abe Lincoln is well known and highly respected by Chinese people. The new URL is located at http://www.WanbiaoNewTimes.com

Happy Thanksgiving from Sangamon Watch Company

We wanted to wish you and your loved ones a Happy Thanksgiving and share a special holiday offer from Sangamon Watch Company. We invite you to take advantage of this exclusive online offer, please visit at http://www.SangamonWatches.com and follow us on our social media channels.

Instagram: @SangamonWatches   

Win a FREE holiday Mystery Box from Sangamon Watch Company, click here to enter by December 4, 2020.

Sangamon Watch Company Enters into Partnership With Timepiece Monthly

Sangamon Watch Company have again reiterated their goal of making premium quality watches available to as many people as possible at relatively affordable prices with the recent partnership deal with Timepiece Monthly. The coming together of two firms who truly believe in the microbrand watch movement, as Sangamon Watch Company agrees to supply Timepiece Monthly their range of uniquely crafted watches.

We are very excited to establish a long term business relationship with Timepiece Monthly, a Premier Worldwide Watch Subscription Service. We are confident that the collaboration will ensure that members of Timepiece Monthly get high quality and uniquely designed wristwatches at very competitive prices,” said Tyler McKay, CEO of Sangamon Watch Company.

As a leading membership subscription service for watch collectors and enthusiasts around the globe, we are always looking for reputable and trustworthy microbrand watch companies to work with, Sangamon Watch Company is a highly respected startup company in the microbrand watch community. We are very excited to work with them,” said Alex Fleck co-founder of Timepiece Monthly.

Over past years, the Sangamon Watch team has stayed true to their goal of combining quality craftsmanship and historic inspiration to deliver collections of unique timepieces for men and women. In a similar vein, the Springfield Illinois based American heritage watch brand has regularly updated their inventory with state-of-the-art collections for small business owners, white-collar executives, and lovers of unique microbrand watches.

The recent partnership with Timepiece Monthly will ensure that people adorn their hands with fantastic timepieces made available at remarkably affordable rates.

Sangamon Watch Company currently has the “Lincoln’s River Collection” about young Lincoln working on Sangamon River in central Illinois, “Omaha Beach Collection” (about Omaha Beach battle during D-Day Invasion WWII), and “Mother Road Collection” (inspired by historic Route 66). The brand also plans to introduce their first female collection – the Clara Harlowe Barton Collection in 2021.

For more information about Sangamon Watch Company and their collections, please visit – https://sangamonwatches.com/. Sangamon Watch Company can also be found across social media, including Facebook and Vimeo.