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Why you won’t find firearms inside of our stores

If you’ve been inside any of our stores, you’ve probably noticed that we carry a little bit of everything: Electronics, musical equipment, video games, jewelry, memorabilia, sporting equipment, tools and tons of other odds [...]

A Statement on La Familia’s Policy on Stolen Items

Dear Valued Customers,

Some of you might have seen a segment on Channel 9 Eyewitness News last night in which Todd Ulrich investigated La Familia Pawn & Jewelry’s policy on releasing stolen goods back to [...]

Congratulations to our new JA Certified Sales Professionals!

At La Familia we strive for excellence and value our talented, incredible staff. So, we are proud to announce that 17 of our employees recently achieved “Certified Sales Professional” accreditation from the Jewelers of [...]

The best back-to-school savings around!

As we close out July and head into August, the new school year looms ahead for kids nationwide. In Florida, where schools resume in mid-August, there are precious few carefree days of pool parties [...]

Happy Fathers Day!

Although our dads certainly deserve to be thanked year-round for all they do for us, there’s one day each year where we take pause to celebrate the special men in our lives: Fathers Day. [...]

Myths and truths about the pawn industry

In recent years, greater visibility of pawn shops in the media has helped to strike down many of the negative perceptions and misunderstandings surrounding the industry. However, many people still don’t understand how pawning [...]

The history of Mothers Day

All of us can probably agree that mothers around the world deserve more than one day each year that we celebrate them, say “thanks,” take them out for meals and give them gifts of [...]

Spring is in the air!

After what’s seemed like a very long winter marked by warm days followed by cold snaps, it looks like we’ve finally turned a corner and spring is here! For those of us living in [...]

The weird, wacky and off-the-wall

For someone who has never stepped foot inside of a pawn shop and gets his or her education on the industry from Pawn Stars and Hardcore Pawn, our industry’s merchandise seems pretty glamorous and [...]

Jewelry tips to keep the sparkle in your Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day upon us, love is in the air – and so is spending. According to the American Express Spending & Saving Tracker, Americans will fork over 8% more than last year to [...]