So you need to get a little quick cash and don’t have any nice jewelry that you want to part with – but do you have tools? Well you are in luck then because most major pawn shops happily make loans on professional brand name tools. Note that I did say “Professional Brand Name.” That means brand … Read more
Pawn shops have a unique role in our modern society. Some people go there to access a fast, short term loan when they need cash in an emergency. Others go to pawn shops looking for high end merchandise at rock bottom prices. Whatever reasons you might have for visiting your local pawn shop there are some … Read more
I see a lot of jewelry come through our pawn shop doors. It’s just one of those types of items that virtually everyone knows a pawn shop will take or work with for a short term cash loan or buy outright if that’s what the customer would like to do. Some people want to just … Read more
Learning how to pawn like a pro isn’t that difficult… While there is an argument to be made for not getting so good at pawning that you can do it like a pro – following these three steps will help you get through your first loan with ease. So here we go… this are the … Read more
Sometimes we all hit a rough spot financially and need a little help through a rough period of time. It’s completely normal and happens to a lot of people. One of the options you have is to make a pawn load on some valuable items you may own that are in good condition and complete. … Read more
Have you ever wanted to know how pawn shops work? No problem, I’ve got you covered! Quick Overview On How Pawn Shops Work Pawn shops typically make money by making loans on merchandise (jewelry is common). They determine it’s value and then offer to make you a loan on your item, or often times they … Read more
So you want to know what a pawn shop does – great! Pawn shops have a variety of different roles and offer a number of services to the communities they serve. While different pawn shops can offer different services, most of them share two basic services in common. Understanding them can make your experience in … Read more
If you have ever wondered if pawn shops would buy micrometers, let me just tell you that you are not alone. Not by a long shot. Many people have asked me if pawn shops buy micrometers and the answer to that question may surprise you, but I don’t think it should. Find out what I have to say about it in this post.
Of all of the various questions I get, some are really good. Today we are going to look at the question of if a pawn shop would buy or pawn a broken iPhone for you or not. The truth of the matter is that some pawn shops deal with broken goods more than you might think, but when it comes to iPhones, where to they draw the line?
Some people have wondered if you can pawn broken laptops. It’s not a bad question, and to be honest, I get asked about pawning broken items more often than you might initially think. But with that in mind, are broken electronics high on a pawn shops list of things to take in? Find out in this article.
Over the years that I’ve been in the pawn industry, one of the most frequently asked questions has always been “Can you pawn broken jewelry?” Well, I’m here to tell you that as long as the jewelry that you are talking about is made out of silver or gold, then yes, you absolutely can pawn … Read more
When it comes to the different types of collateral that pawn shops will accept or buy from people, there can be a huge amount of variety across the nation. Some pawn shops will only accept certain things, while there are other pawn shops out there that will buy just about anything that comes through their … Read more
During the colder months, indoor heaters are a popular thing. For that matter, outdoor heaters are also very popular. But that having been said, are heaters something that a pawn shop would seriously consider taking in on a loan or offer to buy from you? Good question, so now let’s get it answered once and for all. Do pawn shops take heaters?
A lot of people have asked me many questions about the pawn industry over the years and as technology changes, the types of merchandise they ask about changes as well. One of the more popular forms of merchandise that people ask me about today are personal fitness trackers. The Fitbit is probably the most popular of all of those and in today’s post, I will answer the question on whether or not pawn shops buy Fitbits once and for all.
Do you have a watch that isn’t running because the battery went dead on you? It happens all of the time. Some pawn shops will replace batteries for free, in the the event that you are taking your watch to a pawn shop that doesn’t offer that service, they still may buy your watch despite the fact it doesn’t run. However, I’ve got some tips in here that will help you get the most for it every time!
If you have a stainless steel watch laying around the house and you are in need of a few extra bucks, you may ask yourself if that’s something that a pawn shop would buy. To tell you the truth, a lot of people ask the same thing. I probably get the question 4 or 5 times a week at minimum. So let’s dig in and answer it for you, once and for all.
A lot of people ask if pawn shops buy swords. Like all things on this blog, I like to give the best and most detailed answer possible, so if you have ever wondered the same thing, then spend a few minutes with us and learn if pawn shops buy swords and what you should do to try to get the most money out of yours possible.