Thieves steal guns and jewellery from American Idol star Phillip Phillips' family pawn shop - after breaking in with stolen digger
But thieves took advantage of the 21-year-old's parents' absence from the family pawn shop in Georgia due to his illness to break ... While the show's winner has been having a tough time, runner-up Jessica Sanchez has been on the up. Hot on the heels ...
Cash America acquires 31 Georgia PawnMart locations
The Georgia stores in operate mostly in metro Atlanta, where Cash America currently runs 17 pawn lending locations. The acquisition gives Cash America 48 locations in metro Atlanta. Fort Worth, Texas-based Cash America International (NYSE: CSH) operates ...
Pawn shops go mainstream
And there's even a chain of pawn shops -- Money Mizer Pawn & Jewelry, with seven locations throughout Georgia, Alabama, and Florida. By the end of 2014, the company expects to have 16 to 18 stores open and operating ... for the first time, falling victim ...
Pawn shops thrive in tough economy
In effect, Florida has become the pawn capital of America, with 1,280 of the 10,000 pawn shops in the country ... s customers at Daddy’s Cash pawn the same thing over and over again whenever they need money and time is of the essence.
LENDERS OF LAST RESORT DOWN AT THE PAWN SHOP
Florida, with nearly 1,500 shops (more than any other state ... “Our customers represent the working families of America who have an unexpected need for short-term cash,” the NPA states on its Web site. “Pawn loans keep the electricity on, the ...