Pawnshops: 10 Things to Know »
Most people think of pawn stores as a way to make cash quickly or a place to buy an inexpensive ring. In reality, they're a lot more complex than simple buy-and-sell transactions…
Before pawning an item, take a minute to learn the ins and outs of how these stores operate.
I first like to say that the employees were very friendly. However, I didn't expect to see firearms that were so close to retail price. They had two AK wasr10's that were $100 over internet prices. And, I was told that my AR pistol with .223 wilde bbl wouldn't fire 5.56. Are you kidding me? I took it in to get a trade price and was told $250. I guess it is true that pawn shops are for the truly desperate.
I went in yesterday to sell a ring and had a great experience. At the same time, I saw a bike I thought my nephew might like to replace the one he had stolen. I sent him a picture, and he thought it WAS his bike. He confirmed the serial number and they have responded immediately. I was very impressed with their honesty and with their selection