Meet the Manager – Evanston

Name: Andi Pantera Years with Windy City Jewelry and Loan: 4 Andi Pantera joined the Windy City Jewelry and Loan family in 2010, bringing enthusiasm and experience to the popular Evanston pawn shop. Andi and her team are dedicated to customer service, fair and accurate appraisals, and helping customers get the money they need with…
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Meet The Manager – Elgin

Name: "Hank" O' Grady Years with Windy City Jewelry and Loan: 16 "Hank" has been with Windy City Jewelry and Loan in Elgin for 16 years now. Hired in 1998, she brings a strong background in accounting and finance to the Windy City family, which comes in handy when understanding markets and market trends. Hank…
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Collateral Loans

The Difference Between Collateral Loans and Payday Loans. Windy City Jewelry & Loan offers collateral loans in Elgin and Evanston to customers who need cash quickly. We get a lot of questions about the difference between collateral loans and payday loans. While both collateral and payday give people cash, the loans vary with the amount…
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