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Did you know that platinum is among the rarest of precious metals on earthy? Platinum is popular today in jewelry setting in the marketplace. Only about 133 tons of platinum is mined annually and all the platinum in the world (mined to date) is said to be able to fit in the size of an […]

Think of the changing colors of fall and you have the diversity of October’s two unique birthstones, opals and tourmalines. Opals, known for their rainbow quality, usually have a body color of black or white with a kaleidoscope pattern of colors. These gems were first discovered in Australia in the 1850s. Even today, the majority […]

Platinum is one of the most beautiful and durable of all precious metals. It’s also among the high-end assets that Pawngo accepts for personal collateral loans and online pawn loans. Platinum is valued for its strength, durability, and white luster. In the U.S., platinum jewelry can be identified with the PT or PLAT mark, and […]

Platinum is amongst the rarest of precious metals on earthy and it’s also very popular in engagement rings and wedding bands today. But did you know that until recent times, it wasn’t always popular in jewelry making. Here’s a quick look at the history of platinum. Platinum was discovered by Julius Caesar Scaliger in 1557, […]

Helping people with their short-term financial needs through personal collateral loans or online pawns is something we do really well at Pawngo, the first online pawn shop in the country. We like getting to know our customers and providing them with great service. We also take pride in making our industry even better. When you […]

October’s Trick or Treat: Finding Cash in Your Closet Trick-or-treating – going from house to house in costume in search of yummy candy on Halloween night – has been an American tradition for more 100 years (Source: While candy is a great treat for the kiddos, we, at Pawngo, think that another great way […]

Jewelry Highlight: Tiffany & Co Few brands are as iconic and recognizable as Tiffany & Co and its little blue box. From its chic charm bracelets, to Paloma Picasso pins, to glassware, to diamond engagement rings and wedding bands, Tiffany is synonymous with impeccable taste and often worn by celebrities. Tiffany’s Long and Storied History […]

If you love Tiffany & Co.  jewelry, then you’ll enjoy these interesting and fun facts about one of America’s most popular and recognizable jewelers. Tiffany’s robin’s egg blue color, used for its boxes and pouches, is officially called Pantone number 1837. It’s named for the year Tiffany went into business. The “Tiffany Diamond,” cut from […]

As the saying goes, art imitates life and sometimes, life imitates art.  When it comes to celebrity engagement rings, these five examples are in a stunning, artistic category of their own. Kim Kardashian’s 15-carat, cushion-cut diamond from Kanye West was made by Lorraine Schwartz and is a conflict-free stone, according to reports about the couple’s […]

It happens to the best of us. Sometimes, despite our best efforts, we find that we’ve gone over our monthly budget. The good news is there’s a way to learn from situations and make choices in the future that will allow you to succeed with your budgeting. Don’t wait until the end of the month […]