The Evanston Pawn Shop Where You Always Get More Money!

Do you need an immediate cash loan or wish to sell your valuables for cash? Are you looking for a great deal on quality merchandise far below retail value? Windy City Jewelry and Loan in Evanston is here for you!


Windy City Jewelry and Loan is one of the oldest and most respected pawn shops in the North Chicago area. We are conveniently located on the border of Evanston and Chicago on Howard. We are just across the street from the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago.

We are proud members of both the Illinois and National Pawnbroker Associations. Our Evanston pawn shop is fully licensed, bonded and insured. At Windy City Jewelry and Loan, we guarantee that your business will be conducted in a clean, safe, and professional environment. Furthermore, we guarantee you will be treated with the time, respect and personal attention you deserve.

We Buy and Sell Gold, Silver, Diamonds and More

If you're looking to buy, why pay retail prices when you can own beautiful jewelry or high quality state-of-the-art electronics for hundreds of dollars less? Visit our Evanston pawn shop location for an incredible inventory of merchandise. We sell items at half of what you would expect to pay in a retail store.

Windy City Jewelry and Loan's previously owned and unique inventory is constantly rotating, so there's always something new and exciting in store! In addition, all jewelry items have 100% trade up value and have been thoroughly inspected by our GIA Certified Appraisers. You can rest assured that you will ALWAYS get a great value at our Evanston pawn shop.

Not only do we sell fabulous items well below retail value, we are also the premier diamond buyers in Evanston. But we buy more than just diamonds! We also buy gold, silver, platinum and other metals for cash! If you need to sell jewelry or gold, stop in today for a free jewelry appraisal. We’re gold buyers who have built our reputation on taking excellent care of our customers from Evanston, Rogers Park, Skokie, and beyond.

Collateral Loans Made Simple

If you're in need of cash but reluctant to part with your valuables, check out our collateral loan options. Collateral loans, otherwise known as pawn loans, are simple and easy. Bring in your item to be appraised. We will give you cash for that item and hold onto it. When you repay your loan, you get your item back. No hidden fees and no surprises!

The only licensed Evanston Pawn Shop

Evanston Pawn Shop Cash Loans

No penalty loans!

Windy City Jewelry and Loan offers collateral loans in Evanston, also called pawn loans. We grant our customers a cash loan in exchange for valuables. Collateral loans are determined based on the value of your items; which can be jewelry, electronics, instruments, and more. Once your loan is paid in full, your valuables are returned to you. It’s that simple. Looking for cash loans in Evanston? Visit our collateral loans page, or call today and speak to an associate for a free appraisal.

We also have a pawn shop in Elgin to better serve you. Same great prices and customer service!

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