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Pawn Shop Buying and Selling: Tips & Tricks

Upgrade   This is a type of transaction that happens quite a bit at pawn shops. You bring in your old computer to sell and get a “new” one. Whether you want a different type or a newer model, this is the way to go. This works with jewelry too. Bring in your old broken [...]

By |2019-05-24T11:22:55-04:00May 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pawn Shop Buying and Selling: Tips & Tricks

3 Things You Won’t Find at a Pawn Shop

#1 – Overpriced Items   Due to the sheer nature of the pawn business, we cannot price items “high” because we are competing with retails stores. Pawn shops are were you will find deals. We can do better than just price matching, (because most places can’t even match our prices) but we will even let [...]

By |2019-05-17T12:21:44-04:00May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 3 Things You Won’t Find at a Pawn Shop

Why Mom WANTS You to Shop at a Pawn Shop

For decades, my grandmother has been buying and selling at flea markets, bargain-hunting, garage-selling, and most recently, pawn-shopping.  She loves a good deal, she loves to see me get a good deal, even more she loves when I get her something and then tell her of the amazing deal I got! My mom is the [...]

By |2019-05-03T12:51:47-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why Mom WANTS You to Shop at a Pawn Shop

Buy Your Engagement Ring Used: Debunking the bad luck

My husband gave me a “used” or “pre-owned” diamond for my engagement ring. When I tell people that my engagement ring is not “new”, the typical response is usually utter shock, like my husband should be captured by the four horsemen of the apocalypse and taken to where he belongs. I want to address this [...]

By |2019-04-26T13:45:54-04:00April 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Buy Your Engagement Ring Used: Debunking the bad luck

Handguns/Rifles/Knives FAQs ~ Spotlight on our High Springs Store

Happy Friday Friends! This week I want to not only highlight our High Springs store and their stellar team lead by manager Jayson Williams, but also answer a few FAQs about our handgun/weapons pawning and selling. Our High Springs store in located at 18522 US-441 Suit 20 in historic High Springs, Florida. It is open [...]

By |2019-04-19T11:03:40-04:00April 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Handguns/Rifles/Knives FAQs ~ Spotlight on our High Springs Store

To Pawn or To Sell: That is the question

“Wait…is there a difference in pawning and selling?” Yes, yes there is!   As you might have seen on the popular pawn shop shows on TV this question is posed to the customer…”are you trying to sell this item or get a loan (aka “pawn”). When you sell your item, you wish to part with [...]

By |2019-04-04T21:49:08-04:00April 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on To Pawn or To Sell: That is the question