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.
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 ...
Finding Florida: Looking Through The Eyes Of A Tourist
I would look for Florida through the eyes of a tourist. Minnesotans are not widely known for taking risks. Their food is generally middle-of-the-road – no spices and lots of gravy, their politics are in the middle (most of the time, anyway) and the ...
The Great American Gold Rush: Women, pawn shops and even barbers cash in as price hits record high
Here, we look at the knock-on effect that is having on the streets of the U.S. Uncle Ben's Pawn Shop in Cleveland has never seen a rush ... A little over a year later, it rose above $1,000 for the first time. This past March, it began rocketing up.
Catch Me If You Can
By the time he reached his twenties ... a mistake with the mailing address. Nelson took the electronics to pawn shops, where he sold them for cash; the coins went to a stamp-and-coin shop in Kissimmee, adjacent to Orlando. One day at Disney World, Nelson ...