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Lana Gevorkian
Can you pawn gold plated jewellery?

Can you pawn gold plated jewellery?

Pawn shops are among the oldest financial entities. The business of pawning can be traced all the way back to ancient China, the Roman Empire and ancient Greece. Before going about pawning your gold plated jewellery, it would be a good idea to get the item appraised so that you know what to expect. Cleaning the item will also go a long way in increasing the perceived value and likelihood of the pawnbroker offering a better price.

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Lana Gevorkian
Gold Jewellery Wear and Tear: Things to Consider

Gold Jewellery Wear and Tear: Things to Consider

All organic matter is subject to wear and tear, and your jewellery is no different. However, judiciously selecting the right type, design, and material can help mitigate unwanted surprises. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!

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Lana Gevorkian
Is Gold Plated Jewellery Worth It?

Is Gold Plated Jewellery Worth It?

Gold plated jewellery is not worth it. If you are on a budget, 10k gold jewellery is your best option thanks to its durable aesthetics and impressive resistance to the elements. Shower with it, swim with it, sweat with it, but don’t sweat the longevity of 10k gold. 

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Lana Gevorkian
Why is 10k Gold So Cheap?, 10k Gold Jewellery, Misc Jewellery

Why is 10k Gold So Cheap?

10k gold is a great choice if you’re looking for an aesthetically pleasing, yet durable piece of jewellery that can be worn on a daily basis and is not intended to become an heirloom. This especially applies to rings and bracelets, as they tend to withstand the most wear and tear.

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