At Pawn King, we believe in empowering our customers with knowledge. That’s why we’ve created this educational resources page, where you can find a wealth of information about pawning, buying, and selling items. Whether you’re new to the world of pawn shops or an experienced customer, we hope these resources will help you make informed decisions.

Understanding Pawn Loans

Pawn loans can be a quick and easy way to get cash when you need it most. But how do they work? What are the terms and conditions? And what happens if you can’t repay the loan? Our comprehensive guide to pawn loans answers all these questions and more.

How to Determine the Value of Your Items

When it comes to pawning or selling items, one of the most important steps is determining their value. But how exactly do you do that? Our detailed guide walks you through the process, providing tips on how to accurately assess the value of your items.

Negotiating Prices: A Guide

Negotiating prices can be a daunting task, especially if you’re new to the world of pawning. But with a little knowledge and practice, you can become a pro in no time. Our guide to negotiating prices shares our top tips, helping you get the best deal possible.

Buying from a Pawn Shop: What You Need to Know

Pawn shops can be a treasure trove of great deals, but how do you know if you’re getting a good price? Our guide to buying from a pawn shop shares insider tips on how to spot a good deal and what to look out for.


For those who prefer visual learning, we’ve curated a selection of informative videos that cover various aspects of pawning, buying, and selling. From understanding pawn loans to tips on negotiating prices, these videos provide a wealth of knowledge.


Stay up-to-date with the latest news and trends in the pawn industry with our collection of articles. These articles cover a range of topics and provide in-depth information to help you stay informed.

The History of Pawn Shops

Pawn shops have a long and fascinating history, dating back thousands of years. Our guide to the history of pawn shops takes you on a journey from the ancient origins of pawnbroking to its modern-day role in communities around the world.

The Role of Pawn Shops in the Community

Pawn shops play a crucial role in many communities, providing financial services to those who might not have access to traditional banking. Our article explores the role of pawn shops in the community and how they contribute to local economies.

How to Spot a Good Pawn Shop

Not all pawn shops are created equal. So what makes a good pawn shop? Our guide explores the qualities to look for in a pawn shop, from fair pricing and good customer service to transparency and professionalism.

Why Pawn Shops are a Great Place to Buy Jewelry

When it comes to buying jewelry, pawn shops can offer some unique advantages over traditional jewelry stores. Our guide discusses why pawn shops are a great place to buy jewelry, from the opportunity to find unique pieces to the potential for significant savings.


For those who want a more interactive learning experience, we offer webinars on various topics related to pawning, buying, and selling. These webinars provide an opportunity to learn from experts in the field and ask questions in real-time.

Stay Tuned for More

We’re constantly updating our educational resources with new guides, videos, and articles. Be sure to check back regularly to stay informed and make the most of your pawning, buying, and selling experiences.

Have More Questions?

If you have more questions, don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re here to help and make the pawning, buying, and selling process as easy as possible for you.

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We buy gold in Stratford and surrounding areas and offer lab quality results with our XRF and state of the art gold testing equipment and a Sigma Pro used for bullion. We offer the most % on spot price.

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We buy quality diamonds in and offer free testing to authenticate your diamond using the 4 C's; Color, Cut, Clarity and Carat. Diamonds that are highly rated in every category will receive the most money.

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Small pawn term arrangements and as low as 35% APR on a $20,000 pawn or higher. On a 20k pawn the monthly interest would be $593.33
A customer exchanges an item as collateral for a short-term cash loan.

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We have plenty of storage space! If you can get it here, we can pawn it. Construction equipment and large items. Auto pawn, bring your vehicle down to us with the title and any other paperwork you have with it, & your drivers license or ID. We also have Military Supplies and more.