A Pawn Loan Is An Alternative Option For Quick Cash

Silver And Scrap Gold and cash behind them

Feeling strapped before payday? Is this your first time at a pawn store? Do you need cash now with no credit check required? Pawn loans are short-term loans based on the value of a borrower’s personal property. It’s a quick and simple way to borrow money when one is in a financial crisis. Some items […]

How To Tell a Real Diamond By Eye – Or Can You?

Brilliant diamond on black surface

Purchasing a diamond is a huge investment, and you probably wonder if there is a way to tell if a diamond is mined or a lab-created diamond. The two look the same to the naked eye, and it is impossible to distinguish the difference. There are jewelers with years of experience who can’t tell the […]

Some People Excel At Being Pawnbrokers And Wearing Matched Socks

man wearing colourful socks and shoes on wooden floor background. Fancy sox and shoes of metrosexual

I was watching my little grandson, Cruz, my chubby little blogging inspiration, and I thought as I saw him delighted in the matches he made, well, really, none of the socks he put on matched. He didn’t care. He just admired his attire. I wondered if he would grow up to be creative and innovative […]

Is a 1000 Ounce Silver Bar Worth the Investment?

The touch, the feel, the weight. A few weeks ago, I was visiting a depository and was able to get my hands on a 1000 ounce silver bar. My mind got to thinking… “Is this bar of silver worth the investment over other common bullion items in Boise, Idaho?” There will always be the price […]

From Pawn Evolution to Pawn Revolution!

Fist Held In The Air With Pawn Revolution Text Above It

The Story of Three Spheres The iconic pawnbroker’s symbol is three spheres suspended from a bar. Many pawnshops have this symbol incorporated into their logos or hanging over their door. The symbol dates back to the Middle Ages and Renaissance Period when many people could not read or write. Symbols became a way to identify […]

How Do I Spend My 2021 Tax Refund?

Many Americans look forward to their tax refunds that start coming in during the first quarter of each year, depending on when they were filed. Tax refund checks are the most significant chunk of cash they get all year for many Americans. So far, the IRS has issued 4.46 million refunds this year, and this […]

Is Gold Soaring to An All-Time High?

Gold Soaring To An All Time High

Today the spot price of gold is $2,055 compared to August 2021, when it hit a record high of $2,051. Is this the time to buy gold? Is this the time to sell gold? Is this the time to sit on the yellow coins, bars, and bullion collecting dust in your safe? January 2022 commodity […]

Do Pawn Shops Pay More Money For Clean Brand Name Electronic Devices?

Branded Electronic Devices

Another man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Well, only if it is clean and in good working order. March marks the time when people will get their tax returns. This is often an excellent time to upgrade desktop computers, laptops, used smartphones, video game consoles, accessories, monitors, and other electronic devices. Did you know a […]