January 28, 2020 - Pawn Resources
The old way required customers to drive throughout Miami speaking in-person with dealers searching for the best offers.
Now, there’s PawnGuru—the #1 recommended way of determining which pawnshop can offer you the most money! This article will guide you through the process of pawning, buying, and selling your items using this fool-proof approach to pawning.
Miami is a huge city which spans across two counties. There are over 160 pawnshops in the Miami area. Using review sites like Yelp and YellowPages can be helpful but it still leaves customers vulnerable to some issues. Even utilizing a search-engine cannot give you the best results. Using PawnGuru, helps avoid all the issues that inevitably arise using antiquated methods of pawning.
PawnGuru is a powerful tool when it comes to pawning, buying, and selling commodities. Think of it as a search engine just for pawnshops that does the grunt work for you! If you’re looking for an honest pawnshop in Miami—regardless of the type of transaction—you can create a listing for free. This notifies the pawnshops near you that you’re interested in this item.
For instance, say you’re pawning gold jewelry which is a family heirloom. You know you want your collateral back but you’re in a financial jam where you need cash now. List your gold on PawnGuru for free with no obligation to pawn. Every pawnshop in the area will be notified of your listing and dealers will email you their offers within minutes.
Now, the only action you need to take is sifting through your emails to see which pawnshop is willing to give you the most money. This way, you’re not wasting time or money driving all over Miami—having your jewelry appraised. Simply find the best offer and have your jewelry appraised once for the highest offer with PawnGuru!
Pawning is one of the safest methods of securing cash in your hand against your items as collateral. Of course, there are pawnshops out there that follow every legality concerning pawn loans but use deceptive methods when they draw up contracts. As with any contract, phrasing and fine print are important to scrutinize.
There are even pawnshops that are straight-up dishonest. Problems could arise while storing your items or the pawnshop dealers themselves will break the contract and sell your items even if you’ve paid the interest. Of course, this is illegal but not every shady act can be enforced. The best way to defend yourself from potentially doing business with a ‘shady’ pawnshop is to use PawnGuru.
PawnGuru’s network-affiliates are pre-screened for reputability. These means that the pawnshop dealers that email their offers have already undergone an industry-screening. If a pawnshop discredits themselves by engaging in dishonest business, you can report them to PawnGuru and the authorities!
Some pawnshops are straightforward while others are dishonest. Don’t risk losing your valuables—your first line of defense is using PawnGuru!
One of the biggest roadblocks you might find when pawning an item is policy. If you pawn a large item like your car title the details are integral regarding policy. The largest offer might not actually get you the most money over time. Storage fees, interest, and terms can unfavorably drag out your loan or force you to sell your items when you wanted to get them back.
Some Miami pawnshops might not even deal with big pawn items or other specific goods. Instead of wasting time calling up pawnshops and going over specifics of their policy, use PawnGuru! You will only get offers from Pawnshops that deal with the item you listed.
If you are looking to pawn a class ring you can list your ring on PawnGuru. Pawnshops that specialize in jewelry deals—alongside typical pawnshops—will email you offers. You can opt to go with a pawnshop with the most experience in jewelry and is willing to give you the highest offer. There’s no bureaucracy and no policy surprises!
Using this site is the smartest way to pawn, buy, or sell! You’re guaranteed to get the best deal because you’re in complete control over your items and money. Using PawnGuru simplifies the process and keeps you protected.
Find the best pawnshops to work with in Miami by listing your item for free now!
David Stiebel is one of the cofounders of PawnGuru. David was educated at MIT, where he studied Math. He subsequently worked at Bain as a data scientist before starting PawnGuru in 2015. He started PawnGuru to build a better tool for pawn shops and consumers to connect.More Articles