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Top 3 Reasons to Thrift at A Pawnshop


Top 3 Reasons to Thrift at A Pawnshop


Some may look at visiting a pawnshop as an enjoyable experience, while others may not know what their exact goal for stopping in is. With so many categories and a plethora of items to keep your eyes out for, your next trip can act as a scavenger hunt as well. Have you ever considered thrifting at a pawn store like Pawn America? Let’s discuss why it’s a great option below.

1. One-of-a-kind

Because all the items on the shelves come from their previous owners (who usually have only one of whatever they brought in), most of the items in pawn stores and consignment stores are one-of-a-kind. They are also priced specifically for that one item. While many factors such as condition, competitor’s pricing strategies, etc. are taken into mind, this truly means that the offer you receive is tailored to your unique item.


Have you ever considered buying a guitar that has a unique vibe or looks sleek?  Well, you typically have both and many more options available for you at your local pawn shop.



2. A Challenge

If you go into a thrift shop, you never know what you could find... The same goes for a pawn shop. That’s why they can offer a fun challenge! Both of these retail options offer an enjoyable way to spend a couple of hours on a day when you have some extra time to kill. Looking around will get your steps in for the day as well as spark creativity. There might be a tool that inspires a project you’ve been wanting to attempt or you might find a piece of jewelry that persuades you to pop that certain question. You’ll never know until you start looking around!



3. You Always Save Money

Both consignment and pawn stores allow the consumer to save money by buying used. They also allow the individual to make money from bringing in their slightly used goods. If you decide to buy something, like a luxury brand purse or watch, from the designer’s store at full price, you will always spend more than you need to. Pawnshops have been known to carry a few luxury brands in their shoppable merchandise. If you compare the prices, you’ll always win in a pawn shop or thrift store!


Check out some of the most recent luxury brand items available at Pawn America below.


Coach Black Leather Carry On Travel Tote



Ray Ban Sunglasses


Tag Heuer Men’s Watch

When you think about it, the act of thrifting and the location of various pawnshops go hand-in-hand. Both offer great options for finding one-of-a-kind pieces, a nice challenge, and more money back in your wallet. If you want to start thrifting today make sure you pop  by online to our online showroom or stop in-store at Pawn America.