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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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April 13, 2018 in Featured, News

American Jewelry and Loan Celebrating Two Years of a Commitment to Workforce Diversity

Two years ago, American Jewelry and Loan became the first BETA Test site in Metro Detroit for a program that was focused on hiring, educating, and empowering individuals on the Autism spectrum. “When we first found out about this opportunity, there was no hesitation–we have a need for talented skilled…

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March 10, 2018 in Appearances, News

Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson’s Bourbon Night comes to the Pawnshop

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March 7, 2018 in Featured, News

Les and Seth Gold Serve on First ‘Gold Bank’ Review Panel

To kick off the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of American Jewelry and Loan, Les and Seth Gold established The Gold Bank which will support Detroit’s youngest entrepreneurs for years to come. The first round of ‘Shark Tank’ style pitches were presented by students of Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan….

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March 6, 2018 in News

CNBC: The wealthy are using pawn shops to finance their business ideas

At American Jewelry and Loan, we frequently work with entrepreneurs to help them get the cash they need to keep their business running. Check out this interesting article from  from CNBC: Wealthy people looking to fund new ventures are turning to their Rolexes and art collections as collateral for quick…

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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…