Pawn shops thrive in tough economy
he was short on cash and didn’t have easy access to credit. His solution? A visit to his local pawn shop, where he pawned his gold necklace for $625. Toro’s answer to his short-term credit crunch is one that an increasing number of Floridians are finding.
Louisiana Bans Cash Transactions for Second-Hand Merchandise
A new law passed in Louisiana has made ... be necessary for every cash sale. “For every transaction a secondhand dealer must obtain the seller’s personal information such as their name, address, driver’s license number and the license plate number ...
The Concretes' Gear Stolen In NYC
Well, we are out touring in America ... numbers. In case of a match, report to us and give the seller a good punch in the face. The band has also posted the specifics on each instrument stolen. If you happen to see these at your local pawn shop, lend ...
Wheel of Misfortune: Reality TV Is Now All About Pawn Shops and Foreclosed Flips
This fall the spawn of pawn-shop shows are coming to TV: A slew of "reality" series about flipping foreclosed homes. And that's undoubtedly just the beginning as Hollywood producers figure out how to cash in on people going broke. Lewis: I sold it in 2006 ...
Texas News Station conducts straw purchase investigation: 5 of 11 gun shops failed the test (VIDEO)
Cash America Manager: Yea. Here is an excerpt from the A Action Pawn Shop exchange: A Action Pawn Shop Clerk: If y’all go anywhere, it’s called a straw purchase ... in their official response, question number 11 on the FFL purchasing form ...