A proposal at the Arizona Legislature would ban cities — including Phoenix and Scottsdale — from imposing fees on pawn shop loans.
Cebuana Lhuillier holds the Guinness World Record for the largest number of pawnshops in the world, with close to 2,000 outlets—bigger than many banks combined. It serves mostly the ordinary “unbanked” population.
William Madigan, chief of detectives for Suffolk County Police Department, speaks before the Suffolk County Legislature on March 24, 2015. Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein County law enforcement and anti-drug advocates said a Suffolk bill requiring that pawnshop...
For the first time this year, Congress will get a chance to directly question the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) over its involvement in Operation Choke Point.
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ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. -- The Erie County Legislature is considering a new local law that would regulate pawnbrokers, including second hand dealers, as well as jewelry, precious metals and coin exchange dealers. This proposal would create a county-wide reporting system for...
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La Familia Pawn & Jewelry continued its expansion in Puerto Rico with two new locations and already has plans to add 10 more stores this year.
Part of a family run national pawnbroking chain, Frome is the latest town to welcome the company. Store owner Chris Higgins commented, “The opening couldn’t have gone any better, we had the people of Frome looking on as the town crier roared out the grand opening of...
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