THE HISTORY OF PAWN LOANS
  • July 7, 2017
  • In Gold
  • By DiamondsForever

According to Chinese records people have been pawning their property since around 200 B.C. During the Western Han Dynasty a person could get a small loan with low interest against their own personal property.

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HOW PAWN LOANS WORK
  • July 7, 2017
  • In Gold
  • By DiamondsForever

I’ve been working in jewelry buying and jewelry pawn business for almost five years now and I’m frequently asked by clients how pawn loans work and what the terms of pawn loans are.

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TREAT YOURSELF!

Whoever said money can’t buy happiness was wrong…because I’m in love with all things jewelry and luxury. It definitely makes me happy! It isn’t always the cheapest thing you can buy but nothing good should be cheap.  So, you’re looking down at your wrist or staring at yourself in the mirror wondering what else can I do?? I want to look amazing tonight! Why am I still wearing these janky studs

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THE INS AND OUTS OF A PAWN LOAN
  • July 7, 2017
  • In Gold
  • By DiamondsForever

People have been pawning their valuables for at least the last 2000 years and thanks to reality TV pawn shops have gained their own little spotlight in the public eye. That being said, there are still a lot of misconceptions about what pawning is and how these loans actually work. I own a pawn shop in San Diego called Diamonds Forever and we are a jewelry store but we also

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WHAT DOES IT MEAN WHEN A RING HAS TO BE RE-TIPPED?

Re-tipping a ring is simply adding platinum, gold or sterling silver to build up the prongs on a ring so they are durable again. Normally you only really hear about rings being re-tipped because they take the most abuse. It is to be expected that rings wear down the fastest because we have them on our fingers all day, every day. Our hands are constantly moving, bumping and knocking into things.

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