The Benefits Of Buying A Used Watch

Buying a brand new watch might be tempting, but there are several practical benefits of buying a used watch. Luxury watches can be very expensive, but buying a pre-owned piece can save you a lot of money without sacrificing quality. In addition, many used watches can be restored to look brand new. The following are some of the top benefits of purchasing a used watch instead of new.

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Buying Pawn Shop Jewelry: Benefits and Tips

When you choose to buy jewelry at a pawn shop, you are giving in to your adventurous side that loves to enjoy the thrill of the hunt. There is no telling what you will find at the pawn shop today even if you were just there a week or two ago. Therefore, if you are looking for something different or unique, understand these benefits and follow these tips for your pawn shop visit. Read more

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“Sell Us Your Gold!”

Gold is everywhere. Gold rings, watches, necklaces, and the like. Heck, you probably have a lot of gold just sitting somewhere, forgotten about and no longer worn. So, what do you do with this gold? What are your options? Luckily, gold may be everywhere, but gold is still valuable. That’s why at USA Gold and Jewelry Exchange we pay for and take all of your gold. It may be beautiful, it may be destroyed – but we take it! You have gold you want to get rid of, and we’ll pay you for it. In the end, we both benefit from the exchange.

One of the major benefits (actually, probably the biggest benefit) to selling gold, obviously, is the money you’ll receive from it. Think of your gold jewelry as a little nest egg you’ve put away for use at the proper time (because it is!). If you’re in need of money – quick or just in general, or you just want to make sure that you’re adequately compensated for the gold that you currently possess, there’s no better option than selling it. Consider the alternatives: Giving it away, wearing it, or letting it sit. Surely the option where you end up with better off financially is the best one!

Now, you might be worried about the condition of your gold. Don’t be! We’ll take any gold at all. If it’s broken, we’ll take it. If it’s brand new, we’ll take it! If your gold is just scraps that would serve absolutely no use to anyone out in the world, we’ll take that too. There’s no reason to worry that your gold isn’t the highest standard of quality – it’s gold! Destroyed or damaged greatly, and we’ll still take it off of your hands and compensate you. Isn’t that great? For you, it most certainly is!

Getting rid of your old gold is also a way to clean up some of the clutter. Everyone has old jewelry laying around that they never look at, use, or wear. What better way to get rid of it and finally get it out of your house (and your sight) then by selling it to us? You get money, and you get rid of the eyesore. It’s a win-win situation with no negative repercussions. We take the gold off of your hands and use it for our own needs while you get to receive some extra cash and get rid of old gold that was just taking up space around your home.

So, what else is there to know? Not much! You get rid of the gold, you get the cash, and we take the gold off of your hands. There’s nothing in that situation that requires changing or fixing – it’s perfect! Plenty of places will only take intact and unblemished gold, but we say different. No matter what the condition is, we’ll take it off of your hands and pay you it’s worth. So come on down and see us!

How to Clean Tarnished Jewelry

cleaning tarnished jewelrySooner or later, jewelry gets tarnished. Jewelry gets tarnished through normal wear and tear. Everyday items such as dirt, dust and skin oil in your environment can contaminate your jewelry. If you discover your jewelry is getting tarnished, do not worry. There are many ways for clean your tarnished jewelry.




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What Makes a Piece of Jewelry an Heirloom?

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If you have a piece of jewelry, it’s important to know whether you have an heirloom or not. An heirloom has a special value that no other piece of jewelry has, and it can change the resale price significantly. If you own that type of jewelry, it may change your decision about what you want to do with it or the price that you’d like to receive for it. The following are four characteristics that distinguish a piece of jewelry as an heirloom.



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The 4C’s to Grading Your Diamonds

big diamondHave you ever wondered how to grade your own diamond(s)? There are a few ways you can check the quality of your stone for yourself before you give your precious stone to a professional grader. Just remember your 4C’s: Cut, Color, Carat and Clarity. The GIA system is one of the most common grading methods to determine a diamonds, or any gemstone, value.

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How to Find an Engagement Ring to Fit Your Budget

engagement ringBuying an engagement ring is a very important task. Your engagement ring symbolizes your love and dedication to your future spouse. You certainly want a piece of jewelry that will let your fiance know how much you truly care for them. For most men, buying an engagement ring is their first experience purchasing jewelry. Knowing how much you can afford and understanding the types of rings available is very important to picking the perfect ring.

Keep in mind that the engagement ring will be completed with the wedding band at your ceremony. Your engagement ring spending budget should take into consideration that there is additional spending later down the road. You want to find a ring that is stunning and fits into your budget.

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Jewelry Trends for Spring/Summer 2018

summer_JewelryJewelry can instantly make anyone feel cultured with artful expression of one’s personal taste and style. Whether you’re familiar with accessorizing with jewelry to enhance your looks or still experimenting to find charms that match your wardrobe, looking to the trends of the year will inspire you with new ideas. The jewelry trends for spring and summer 2018 are fresh off the runway and give a sheepish nod to the late 1900s. Here are five trending jewelry pieces that should adorn your body this season!

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Style Your Spring Wardrobe With Jewelry

spring jewelrySpring is here! What are you going to wear? Now is the time to don colorful clothing and bright accessories to showcase the light tones of the season. Spring brings to mind vibrant flowers and easy living and your look should reflect this happy time of year.

It’s important to update your wardrobe with signature pieces you can wear during the spring or all year round! Woman and men alike love the look of flashy jewelry whether they’re dressing up or going to a casual get-together. Our simple guide will help you find the right jewelry for spring.

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White Gold vs Platinum Rings

white gold ringsWhen buying a ring for yourself or a loved one, the decision to choose between platinum and white gold can seem near impossible, but remember there are many differences in the white metals that may narrow things down. Although they may look alike on the surface, the inside is often what counts and that is where the similarities end.


Before you make a purchase on the many options, you may want to have all the facts first, so below is a list of the 3 biggest differences between platinum and white gold rings:

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