What Items Can I Pawn?

What Items Can I Pawn? We all have stuff around the house we no longer use.  There’s the guitar you bought on a whim, played for six months and then put in the basement. Or a first edition of a classic book that you found at a junk shop and snapped up for $2.50. Sometimes […]

The Misconceptions—and Truth—About Pawn Shops

When someone says “pawn shop,” what comes to mind? Is it that TV show where the shady character goes to pawn stolen goods? Is it a dingy storefront crammed with useless items? Do you imagine that all pawn customers are down on their luck and one step away from the poorhouse? Well, think again. Hollywood […]

A Comprehensive Guide On Ring Settings

  It happens to everyone. It’s finally time to purchase that first diamond ring. However the process is just as daunting and scary as the occasion is momentous; between the terms and subjective nature of diamonds it can be a lot to handle! Did you know that there is more than one way a diamond […]

Did You Know?- Pawn Facts

Did You Know?- Pawn Facts The historical Saint Nicholas is commemorated and revered among Anglican, Catholic, Lutheran, and Orthodox Christians. In addition, some Baptist, Methodist, Presbyterian, and Reformed churches have been named in honor of Saint Nicholas. Saint Nicholas is the patron saint of sailors, merchants, archers, repentant thieves, children, brewers, pawnbrokers and students in […]

Facts About Pawn

Facts About Pawn Queen Isabella of Spain sold the crown jewels to pay for Columbus’s voyage. After years of preparation for his first voyage, Columbus did approach – and was turned down by – the kings of Portugal, France, and England for funding, which is probably how this myth originated. In the end, Spain’s King […]

Facts About Pawn

Facts about Pawn Pawnbroking dates back thousands of years. The practice of pawning valuable items for cash existed in China 3000 years ago! To this day, consumers continue to use collateral loans to meet their financial needs, just as consumers did thousands of years ago. Facts About Pawn- Wiki A pawnbroker is an individual or […]

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Gold and Jewelry When it comes to buying gold and jewelry the pawnbrokers should always be your first port of call. You can pick up items at your local store for as much as fifty percent less than you’d pay on the high-street for the exact same thing. If you’re looking for an engagement ring, or […]

Classic Newark, NJ

Classic Newark, NJ Did you know? WM.S. Rich and Son has been around for 5 Generations! William Rich founded the pawn shop in 1896. The last Rich family owner was Gabe Rich, William’s grandson. Gabe sold the business to Sablosky’s father and business partner Frank Valvano in 1985. Irwin Sablosky’s father had worked with them […]

Why are Pawn Shops becoming popular option for holiday deals?

Why are Pawn Shops becoming popular option for holiday deals? Experts say spending on Christmas shopping is up this year and that’s not just at big-name retail stores. Why are Pawn shops are becoming a popular option for holiday deals? They have everything you can want and for good price. Shop owners say that’s why […]