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New Pawn Shop Owner Looks to Get Away from Pawn Shop Stigma

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Earl West has worked in the pawn shop business for 25 years and knows well the stigma still associated with pawn shops.  That’s why part of his aim when opening his own shop recently was to step away from this stigma. “I want the atmosphere to be a little different here – no bars on [...]

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Gold Price Forecast for 2013 Plummets

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Goldman Sachs slashed their 2013 forecast for the gold price from $1810/oz to $1600/oz.  There has been much speculation surrounding the gold price recently, however, Goldman Sachs’ prediction came as a result of increasing U.S. interest rates coupled with the recent price drop.  Gold sales have been affected by a price decline since October, but [...]

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