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Are Tools From a Pawnshop Worth Buying?

Buying Expensive tools at a pawn shop can save your plenty of cash If you're a Do it Yourself type of person and like fixing up your own, home, you will want to build up a nice collection of tools....

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Guide to Selling Tools to a Pawnshop

Pawning old tools has its benefits No longer have use for one of your old tools? Wondering if the tools you have could fetch a fair price by selling it at your local pawnshop. Good tools hold their value well...

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How to Sell Pure Gold in CT

Pure gold is a special thing; it has fascinated people for thousands of years, and will continue to do so for thousands more.   Part of the fascination is due to it's rarity.  But pure gold, while rare to your average...

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Can you Pawn 9K Gold in the USA?

The answer is yes. You can pawn 9K gold in the United States Do you have 9k gold to sell or pawn? Are you wondering if your local pawnbroker will take it? In short, yes you can sell and pawn...

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How do Pawnshops Test Gold?

It's not possible to determine the quality of gold from a visual inspection alone, and hallmarks aren't a cast-iron guarantee either. Because of this, most pawnshops may wish to test your gold jewelry. It is highly likely they will use...

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Can You Pawn 10k Gold?

Of the common purities of gold, 10k (karat) is the lowest; this means that it has the least amount of pure gold in it, the rest is made up of other metals. 10k gold in percentage terms amounts to 41.7%...

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5 DIY Ways to Test if You Have Real Gold

Gold is one of the most counter-fitted products in the world. It doesn't help that gold containing products come in a wide variety of forms.  Pure gold (24 karat), gold alloy (less than 24 karat), solid gold, gold plated, white...

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Why do Gold Buyers Ask for ID?

If you try to sell gold to any pawnbroker in CT and don't have your ID, you'll be turned away.  It's nothing personal, it's just a simple fact of selling gold in the US. All pawnbrokers in the United States are...

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When is the best time to sell gold?

Choosing the best time to sell gold can make you a lot more money Like most markets, gold prices go up and down and what you get for your gold today might be different to what you get for it...

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Staying Safe When Selling Gold in CT

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Selling unwanted gold is a popular way of raising some extra cash; buyers know this.  The global gold exchange market is well over $2 trillion.  This of course attracts a lot of players who don’t quite play by the rules,...

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