What Can I Pawn for 50 Dollars?

February 12, 2020 - Pawn Resources

“What can I pawn for 50 dollars” is a question we commonly receive at PawnGuru, and it doesn’t come as a surprise.

People often want to know what you can sell to a pawn shop for $50 so that they can cover unexpected bills and adapt to new life circumstances. Maybe you’re in the same shoes. Regardless of your situation, it’s just nice to have an extra 50 dollars in your pocket, and we’ll help you to get that extra cash.

Thousands of people have used PawnGuru to get top dollar for their items at pawn shops near them. We’ve made this possible by providing an online space for pawners to list their items for bid, and for their local pawn shops to bid on the items. This has eliminated countless hours of research and has resulted in the best offers for pawners like you.

Want to learn more about how to use PawnGuru? We’ll teach you. But first, we want to answer your initial question, “what can I pawn for 50 dollars?”

Read on to explore our list of ideas for what you can find in your house that will get you 50 dollars at a pawn shop.

What Can I Pawn for 50 Dollars Cash Today?

You can pawn the following items for 50 dollars cash today. Keep in mind that the condition, age, brand and model or size of any given item affects the cash offer you receive from a pawn shop. This means you may get more or less than $50 for any of the following items.

  • Designer Belt
  • Designer Backpack
  • Designer Handbag
  • Designer Sunglasses
  • Designer Shoes
  • Gold or Silver Jewelry
  • Brand Name Watch
  • Smart TV
  • Tablet Computer
  • Game Console
  • Smartphone
  • Laptop
  • iPod Touch (5th generation & later)
  • Printer and/or Scanner
  • Beats by Dre
  • Musical Instrument
  • Lawn Mower
  • Kitchen Aid Mixer
  • Dyson Vacuum
  • Leaf Blower
  • Sentry Safe
  • Washer and/or Dryer
  • Air Conditioner
  • 380 Cobra Gun (or comparable)

What if the Pawn Shop Offers Me Less than $50?

If the pawn shop doesn’t offer you $50 for the item you originally wanted to pawn, find another item from the list above to pawn it with! You’re likely to get $50 or more in that case. If you only need about $20 or so extra to get to a $50 offer, read “What Can I Pawn for 20 Dollars?

If you don’t have many other possessions to bring to the pawn shop, we suggest you include accessories or add-ons that came with the item you’re trying to pawn. This can make the total package appear greater in value and therefore get you a better offer. Find the manuals, boxes and certificates of authenticity if they exist. Don’t forget to clean your item thoroughly so it appears in better condition for appraisal!

How to Pawn Something for 50 Dollars Easily & for the Most Money

  1. List your item for bid on PawnGuru—it’s free, quick and easy!
  2. Review the multiple bids you receive online from pawn shops near you
  3. Accept the highest offer —there’s no obligation!
  4. Bring your item to the pawn shop
  5. Get $50 cash in hand!

Now that we’ve answered your question “what can I pawn for 50 dollars,” you are equipped with knowledge that will get you the 50 dollars in cash that you need today. From here on out, we’re confident you’ll want to pawn more items. Please help yourself to the following resources that serve to further inform you about effective pawning!

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David Stiebel
David Stiebel

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.

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