What items do pawn shops like to buy?
Best Things to Pawn at a Pawnshop
- Precious Metals. Jewelry is one of the biggest moneymakers in pawnshops.
- Tablets. When you already have a computer and a smartphone, your tablet is an easy target for pawnbroker fodder.
- Power Tools.
- Collectible Coins and Currency.
- Sporting Goods.
Do pawn shops buy everything?
So what do pawn shops buy? Pawn shops typically buy anything they know they will be able to sell. Most pawn shops will also accept collectible coins and currency, such as silver dollars, half dollars, American eagles, rare paper money, and more. Pawn shops will also buy power tools that are in good condition.
What percentage do pawn shops give you?
What can I pawn for 500?
You can pawn the following items for approximately $500 cash today.
- Gamer Computer.
- High-End Laptop.
- New Large Screen HD or 4K TV.
- Riding Lawn Mower.
- Old Car or Truck (the title must be in your name)
- Gold, Platinum & Silver Jewelry.
- Large Diamond with Great Clarity.
- High-End Watch.
What is the point of pawning an item?
When you pawn an item, you are taking out a loan using your valuable as collateral. The pawnbroker will agree to give you a certain amount of cash and hold your item until you have paid back the loan amount plus interest and fees.
What do pawn shops pay for gold?
When you pledge your item (usually something valuable like jewellery, diamonds, gold, electronics, watches or branded bags) to a pawn shop, the pawn shop will lend you cash in return. The amount is 60% to 80% of the market value for your pledge, which is decided by the pawn shop’s expert valuer.
How much is my TV worth at a pawn shop?
In case you have a newer version of a flat screen TV you can get a reasonably good price from many pawn shops. If you own a TV that has all the components intact and is less than 26 inches, expect a loan of somewhere around $25-$50.