By RIC BLUM In the day-to-day operation of a pawnshop, it is very common for one to see money both coming in and going out. We make a sale, and cash, checks or credit and debit card receipts go into the cash register.
By RICHARD WEATHERINGTON Every year countless theft cases hinge on the meticulous records produced and the procedures followed by pawnshops in every state. It is often the testimony of a pawn shop employee that puts the nail in the criminal’s coffin. Recently, an Indiana man found out just how effective that paper trail can be.
By RICHARD WEATHERINGTON Although oral agreements can be enforced, when it comes to a court-ordered mediation, as a Missouri title lender recently found out, the agreement had better be in writing and signed, sealed and delivered.