Pawn Shop Father’s Day Gift Guide 2019

Have you found a way to celebrate the special dad or dads in your life? Do you still need a gift or gift idea? I have a breakdown of some amazing gifts for dad that you can find at a pawn shop near you or your favorite local pawn shop, Oaks Pawn (click here to [...]

By |2019-06-12T15:10:16-04:00June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pawn Shop Father’s Day Gift Guide 2019

The Secret to Having it ALL

Hi Friends! What is the secret to having it all? Well follow along with me a little first and then I'll give you the answer. As we get older, we find that “Health is Wealth”. According to the American Psychological Association, chronic stress is linked to the six leading causes of death: heart disease, cancer, lung ailments, [...]

By |2019-06-07T11:57:52-04:00June 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Secret to Having it ALL

Summertime Finds at Your Local Pawn Shop

Summer finds are coming in hot at Oaks Pawn. We add new inventory to our showroom every day. In the summer months you can snag some amazing deals on summer fun toys.   Yard Equipment: Push mowers, riding mowers, weed eaters, blowers, gardening tools etc. If you need to whip your yard into shape and [...]

By |2019-05-31T12:23:40-04:00May 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Summertime Finds at Your Local Pawn Shop

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