What Is The Definition of Pawning?

February 21, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Credit 

To pawn an item means to deposit personal items of value as security for a (usually short term) monetary loan. In this loan we examine the workings of a pawn shop and those who might want to use one. Pawnbroking is one of the oldest trades in the world. It gives customers the opportunity to (read on...)



What Can You Pawn At a Pawn Shop?

January 28, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

Pawn shops provide a simple, easy way to access cash quickly when you need it. Money is loaned against items of value which can be reclaimed by a set date providing the full amount agreed can be paid. Pawnbroking dates back centuries, and is still a popular method of short term loans and quick (read on...)

A Brief History of Pawnbroking

January 28, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

Pawnbroking is said to be one of the oldest trades in the world. Pawnbroking businesses can be traced back to over 3000 years ago, and has moved with the times, still flourishing in today’s market. In this article we look back over the history of pawnbroking and pawn brokers to see how they (read on...)