If you need to borrow money quickly and without a credit check, the pawn/loan process can be very helpful. Bring in items of value as collateral to receive a pawn loan for an agreed amount, and then retrieve your item(s) upon repayment of the pawn amount within a specified period of time.
Pawn shops get a bad rap. While they certainly offer much-needed items at low prices, they’re not necessarily places of bad business, cheap items and scams. Despite being local establishments, pawn shops have a high amount of resources available. They use these resources to abide by the law, hold competitive rates and uphold community values. We’re debunking the top five myths surrounding pawn shops, one fact at a time.
With the holiday season upon us, giving (and receiving) gifts is part of the cheer during this time of the year. No matter the winter blues, the inconvenient blizzards and the frosty car windows – a cup of steaming hot chocolate and classic holiday movies with the family makes everything right.
A concealed carry permit holder is a law-abiding individual who can lawfully carry a firearm with them, observing all rules and regulations governing the privilege, and one who has completed all required qualification courses to become a permit holder. Among the most prolific questions most permit holders have is “what is the best handgun for concealed carry?” There is no single answer to this query, but instead a series of additional questions that must be asked to determine what would be the best fit.
“Pawning” is a process in which you give the pawn shop an item in exchange for a cash loan. For example, you might pawn your television as collateral for a $100 loan. If you repay the loan by a specified date after you pawn the item, you can retrieve your TV. The loan repayment amount will include interest and fees that are typically regulated by the state. If you don’t repay the money on time, the pawn shop takes ownership of the TV and can offer it for resale. Most of the items pawned are reclaimed by their owners, but some are forfeited and provide inventory for the pawn shop to sell. Pawn shops also purchase items outright to resell.
Although there is no substitute for stopping into our store to see the countless products we offer, to be amazed at the unique diversity of items we have available, or to utilize our pawn and loan services, we also list some of our featured inventory on eBay and Gunbroker online. eBay.com is an auction and shopping website in which people and businesses buy and sell a broad variety of goods and services worldwide, and GunBroker.com facilitates the sale of firearms and related items by bringing buyers and sellers together.
Despite the fact that Metro Pawn & Gun has an immense and equally diverse selection of firearms and one that changes regularly due to the nature of our business, there may be something very specific that you are looking for, but cannot find in our store. No problem – we understand the needs of our clients and have a solution.
Ask any gun shop or firearm instructor - if you had to own just ONE firearm
, what would it be? They would all likely say that it should be a shotgun
A rifle is a firearm designed to be fired from the shoulder, with a barrel that has a helical pattern of grooves called ‘rifling’ cut into the inside. The raised areas of this rifling make contact with the projectile, imparting spin around an axis corresponding to the orientation of the weapon.
Carrying a concealed firearm is something to not get complacent about. You need to remain dedicated to your responsibility. Be safe, be aware of your surroundings, and remember that you carry to save your life or the life of another. Some people make simple mistakes that can easily be corrected with the right training and equipment.