Around mid-March, when COVID-19 was first declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization, nobody could have predicted the impact it would have on the financial health of countless Americans. Now, roughly three months later, more than 44 million people have filed first-time unemployment claims in the United States, and that number continues to rise even as many businesses are slowly reopening their doors.
Here in the Grand Canyon State, the unemployment rate more than doubled from March (6.1%) to April (12.6%), and as of this writing the numbers for May have not yet been released. If you’re among the more than 800,000 Arizonans currently without a job, consider selling your unwanted gold to help make ends meet.
Gold is a constant in any economy and will always be in high demand. That means if you have old gold jewelry you don’t wear or coins collecting dust in a box somewhere, they could be a source of income in a time when you need it most.
Instead of selling your gold online, which can be risky, smart sellers understand the benefits of working face to face with a reputable dealer. That way, you can get a good feel for how they do business and easily discern whether or not they are qualified to appraise your gold and offer you a fair and honest price.
At Southwest Jewelry Buyers, our GIA-certified appraisers take the time to meet with you personally and examine your unwanted gold to determine its value. Each appointment is discrete and respectful, and you will never be pressured to sell if you are not ready.
If you do decide to sell your gold, we offer the best prices in the Phoenix area and take pride in making every transaction as enjoyable and stress free as possible. In business for two decades, Southwest Jewelry Buyers is accredited by and has earned an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, so you can rest assured that honest and ethical transactions are our top priority.
Just because some of your gold pieces are broken or damaged doesn’t mean they have no value. At Southwest Jewelry Buyers, we buy all kinds of gold, regardless of its condition. Bring us your:
We also buy other precious metals, including silver and platinum, so it may be worth it to go through your jewelry and other belongings before you give us a call. If you have multiple items to sell, that could mean additional income to help you stay afloat during these uncertain times.
Southwest Jewelry Buyers is open six days a week for your convenience. Call 480.773.8004 today to make an appointment, or fill out our online form. Our location in the Scottsdale Airpark is easy to find, and we have plenty of qualified jewelry appraisers on staff to help you sell gold in the Phoenix area.