We are your premier family owned and operated jewelry pawn shop in Chicago Illinois. For over 140 years, we have been a family owned loan bank, only one of three left in the country. As First State Financial, we can offer you a loan when you pawn a piece of jewelry with us. We are also a jewelry retail store that has many different types of jewelry designs. From estate jewels to diamonds to other precious gemstones, we offer unique items and can get new and antique jewelry in daily. Stop in to see us for a loan at our jewelry pawn shop and also shop for a new unique jewelry piece to add to your collection.