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Everything You Need to Know About the Value of Birthstones

Remember that weird old gem you found in the jewelry drawer the other day? The one that your grandma supposedly...

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How Are Local Pawnshops in NYC Regulated?

Just like other types of businesses in New York City, local pawnshops have different regulations they must follow. Unlike regular...

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Winter 2019 Jewelry Trends

Is that chill you’re feeling from your mother-in-law’s stare, or is winter at the doorstep? Either way, the temperature’s definitely...

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Warranties vs. Product Protection Plans/Service Contracts

When you are looking for bargains on electronics, jewelry, watches, and other such items, you can buy knowing that the...

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5 Ways to Pay Off Your Debt Fast

It is no accident that they call it drowning in debt. When you get in over your head with high...

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Do Pawn Loans Include Grace Periods?

People have been taking advantage of instant cash loans from a “pawnshop near me” for centuries. Along the way, regulations...

How Much Is Your Jewelry Worth?

How Much Is Your Jewelry Worth?

If you’ve looked in your jewelry box lately, you might wonder if you have a good chunk of cash. However,...

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Debunking Common Pawn Shop Misconceptions

When you need emergency cash loans but have no credit or bad credit, your options can be limited. One option...

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How Important Are Diamond Cut and Shape When You Sell Diamond Jewelry?

There are several different factors used by a GIA (Gemology Institute of America) and JA (Jewelers of America) appraiser when...

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History 101: NYC’s Diamond District

NYC’s Diamond District is currently located in Midtown Manhattan between 6th and 7th Avenues on 47th Street. However, it was...

Amanda H.

Brooklyn, NY

Went into this place today to sell some gold pieces that my grandmother gave to me (sorry, babka, but I will seriously NEVER wear them). Got a price slightly higher than I was expecting...

Milden D.

Lindenwood, Queens, NY

I have nothing but great things to say about this place and their service. I worked directly with Carmen I believe she is the store manager (how awesome it is to have the manager assist you...

k w.

Brooklyn, NY

So in the past the pawn shop industry had a seedy reputation. But nowadays a lot of people are considering them for small loans as more people cut up their credit cards ( those are trouble)...

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