A&F Pawn Jewelry and Loan 

1155 N. Washington Blvd Unit E

Sarasota, Florida  34236

9:00 AM-5: 30 PM M-F

9:00 AM-3:00 PM Sat

(941) 951-2570

Sarasota's locally owned Pawn Shop Since 1993

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July 17, 2018

Diamaonds just like Gold have intrinsic value and the larger higher quality stones are more rare which translate into more value hence the traditional 4 C's. The Diamond market has increased in value due to inflation. A fancy type Diamond like a yellow, red or blue rou...

June 23, 2018

With the price of Gold dropping does it make sense to continue to invest in the shiny metal? Our customers use Gold as a hedge for when times get tough and they may need some cash to hold them over til payday. Gold has intrinsic value and will always be liqui...

December 14, 2017

Forevermark Diamonds 

These diamonds are rare and most shops will never see one come across the counter. Their claim to fame is only 1% of all diamonds are eligible to become a Forevermark diamond. They state the diamonds are responsibly sourced which is a benefit to th...

November 4, 2017

Valentine One

This detector is top rated and by a large margin. The developer states GPS can confuse the end user so that is why they do not offer it as a feature. I personally own this model and will continue to upgrade to the newest offerings by this brand. The engine...

October 24, 2017

The beginning

Sotirio Bulgari started the Bulgari company in 1884 and has become one of the world's most famous artistic jewelry brands. He was able to create pieces that show how beautiful stones work together. This began to capture the attention of the elites around t...

October 4, 2017

This is Whistler's second generation of the GPS enabled radar detector series and the reviews are very good. One reviewer in particular stated he had both the Passport and Whistler setup at the same time and the whistler went off much earlier. So for a third of the cos...

September 28, 2017

Escort Max 360 Radar detector

This is the top selling radar detector on Amazon. The most important reason is to prevent you from getting a ticket. The unit has 360 degrees detection capability, built in GPS and arrows showing what direction the radar is coming from. The...

August 16, 2017

These new type of security cameras have become very popular in the last few years and we offer Pawn/Asset Loans on this camera and purchase this model as well. This camera has a 147 degree viewing angle,3x zoom and infrared leds. 


This device can sen...

August 2, 2017

The Cannondale brand is known for making bikes that are geared for performance and longevity. The Bad Boy line has been around for twenty five years now  and has now evolved into a hybrid high performance bicycle. When I first saw this bike in person I thought the fram...

July 20, 2017

The DJI Spark is the best drone on the market today under $500

These drones are in high demand and we offer Pawn/Asset Loans and will purchase this model along with their other high-end offerings like the Mavic Pro. This unit is small, lightweight and has all of the fea...

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