It all started in ancient China. Pawn shops have been around for thousands of years, helping people who need cash by buying their unwanted items. People from all walks of life pawn their possessions when they need extra money or when they are simply cleaning out their houses. If you have jewelry, musical instruments, or electronics that are collecting dust in your home, you can easily turn your items into cash by visiting a New York City pawn shop. Not sure if the pawn shop will take your item? Bring it in or give us a call and find out! Take a look at our handy infographic to learn some fun facts about pawning and to find out what items you can pawn. Feel free to share this with your friends and family members who might like to some extra money!