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July 13, 2018 in News

Les and Seth Gold to Attend Oklahoma Pawnbrokers Association Annual Convention

Dear Fellow Pawnbrokers–   Thank you for inviting us to join you at your annual convention in Tulsa! This will be the first visit to Oklahoma for each of us and we can’t wait to spend time with each one of you. We are looking forward to sharing the story of…

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July 10, 2018 in Featured, News

Les and Seth Gold Receive NPA Award for Outstanding Community Relations

 The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA) is pleased to name American Jewelry and Loan as the 2018 recipient of the NPA Outstanding Community Relations Award. Seth and Les Gold, of TruTV’s Hardcore Pawn, accepted the award at the Annual Awards Luncheon on July 10, 2018. The event was held at…

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June 27, 2018 in Featured, News

Yahoo Finance: This ex-Googler pawned her 24-karat gold jewels

[from Yahoo Finance] This ex-Googler pawned her 24-karat gold jewels she inherited from her mother and sold some of her Google stock to launch her new Chia-Lin Simmons doesn’t seem like the kind of person to launch a fashion-focused startup. “In my native form, I’m basically in a Google T-shirt and…

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June 1, 2018 in Featured, News

American Jewelry and Loan Named to ‘Best of Detroit’ List

For the fourth year in a row, readers of HOUR Detroit Magazine have voted American Jewelry and Loan as the BEST place to buy electronics. We boast the largest selection of laptops, tablets, video games, kicker boxes, DJ equipment, speakers, televisions, and other electronics in the Metro Detroit area at…

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April 25, 2018 in Featured, News

American Jewelry and Loan Voted BEST Pawnshop in Detroit

For the fourth year in a row, readers of Metro Times Detroit magazine have voted American Jewelry and Loan as the BEST Pawnshop in Detroit.  To celebrate, customers are invited to visit one of our THREE Metro Detroit stores to help us celebrate with even bigger savings on our already-low…

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April 18, 2018 in Featured, News, Video

Tax Day Highlights Ways Pawnshops Help Consumers

Our local Fox affiliate stopped by the store on Tuesday, April 17th to talk with some of our customers about how they were approaching this year’s tax deadline. Their story points out two of the ways that American Jewelry and Loan, like any pawnshop, helps the customers that they serve….

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Goldtone Podcast: Zachary Charles

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Sports agent Zachary Charles has been named one of his industry’s rising stars and he joins the latest episode of the Gold Tone podcast. We talk about the business behind the NBA and how his young age factors in to the growth of his business Click HERE to download the podcast on Soundcloud.

Gold Tone Podcast: Mario Andretti

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Mario Andretti is the most successful race car driver in history. He joins Seth, Les, and Sarah to talk about what keeps him motivated, how he feels about working with his family, his secret to success, and things that he should’ve collected along the way. Click HERE to download the…

Gold Tone Podcast: US Secretary of Education John King Jr.

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US Secretary of Education John King Jr. joins the crew sharing his own personal story and talking about the Back-to-School Bus Tour ‘Opportunity Across America’ and talks about the state of education in our country, including all-time-high graduation rates for high schoolers. We hear about Les’ favorite class and Seth…