Have you been trying to figure out a way that you can get some extra money? If so, you may have some items at home that you can use to get the money that you need. One item that you can sell or pawn to get some money, is a watch.
Perhaps you have a gold watch or another type of designer watch that is worth some money? If you are willing to part with it, at least for a short amount of time, this can offer you a way to get the money that you want or need. If you want to ensure you get a good amount of money for your watch, here are some top tips that you need to remember.
- Know the value
Firstly, it is important that you know the worth of the watch when you are ready to sell or pawn it off. If you have no idea what the watch is actually worth, consider having it appraised or compare it with others on the web, just be aware it is second hand and may have depreciated in value.
- Look at the condition
It’s a good idea to look at the condition of the watch. Even though the watch may have been an expensive one, the condition that it’s in is going to influence the money that you are able to get out of it. Check the casing. Does the watch still work? The better the condition the more it is likely to be worth.
- Find the right buyer
Selling or pawning the watch to an online pawn shop is a great option. This is a good option if the watch is not in great shape or it has been broken. Many pawn shops are happy to buy watches, even those that are nothing more than scrap gold. Choose an online pawnbroker with a good reputation.
- Know what you want
Lastly, know what you want to get when you sell your watch. After you know what the watch is worth and the condition that it is in, know what you really want to get out of it.
If you would like to pawn your watch with Borro you can simply call us free on: 0800 756 9877. You can also complete the quick loan application form with a description of your items. For further advice you can also request a callback to speak with our experts.