What Do Pawn Shops Buy? Here’s What You Need to Know

Customers are often surprised to learn you can’t walk into a pawn shop and pawn or get a loan for any item you’d like, even if it might be something you know could be worth a lot. It helps to know, beforehand, what a shop will and will not accept, and why. Let’s use John’s […]

5 Misconceptions About Pawn Shops in Las Vegas

What comes to your mind when you hear the words pawn shop? Do you picture a gloomy establishment located in the dark recesses of town, manned by a shady individual with a creepy grin that shows one or two gold teeth? Pawn shops have a bad reputation, and this is overwhelmingly due to their negative […]

How Do Pawn Shops Determine Value for Jewelry?

How Do Pawn Shops Determine Value For Jewelry? When you walk into a pawn shop to pawn a piece of jewelry or inquire about a pawn loan, you’ve likely already thought about what you assume you’ll get in exchange monetarily. However, brokers have a very specific way of determining what your item is worth. How […]

6 Things Everyone Should Know Before Going to a Pawn Shop

For consumers seeking safety net loans from a trusted, licensed pawnbroker, here are answers to the following common questions about pawn stores: 1. What does a pawn store do? A pawn store’s core business is making collateral loans. Pawn shops offer loans, secured by something of value. The pawn shop may have other business elements […]