Innovations in pawn shop marketing

troy pawn shop baby daddy

You know, the price of gold is really high right now...

Rhea noticed this sign in a pawn shop on 3rd Street in downtown Troy today.

That's one way to get back at him.

(Thanks, Rhea!)

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In Hawaii, the pawn shops advertise the normal stuff: "We buy gold, jewelry, electronics," but they also specifically mention ukuleles. It made me really sad to think about a person having to pawn their ukulele.

Pretty sure that there's some legal grey area there - if said baby mama does not have good title to said gold, she can't then sell it to the pawn shop. Funny sign, but they're potentially opening themselves up to court action.

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