Need cash today?

Then our pawnbroking service offers you a convenient way to raise an instant cash loan secured against your valuables. We can offer loans from £5 to £50,000.

How it works:

1. Simply visit our London store with the item(s) you wish to pawn along with suitable ID and proof of address. You must also be 18 or over. We will appraise your items and give you an on the spot no obligation loan offer.
2. Agree the amount you wish to borrow, sign your loan agreement and receive your money directly by cash or by bank transfer; whichever is convenient for you.
3. You can repay the loan at any time within 7 months. All items are then returned to you when the loan and interest due are repaid.
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Representative Example

If you borrow £100 and repay over 7 months at an annual interest rate of 8.99% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £162.93, comprising of interest of £62.93, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 130.9%

Accepted Pawnable Items

  • Rings
  • Necklaces
  • Earrings
  • Bracelets
  • Bangles
  • Chains
  • Diamond / Gem set pieces
  • Gold Coins
  • Quality Watches
  • Musical Instruments - Stringed, Wind, Brass, Percussion, Guitars

Identification

Recent proof of your address (such as a utility bill, bank statement, Government issued letter etc.) and a bank card, or current photographic ID (such as Passport, Driving Licence, Freedom Pass etc.) Where possible please provide both proof of address and photographic ID. Please bring originals, as photocopies cannot be accepted.

Why choose Attenborough’s Pawnbroking Service?

We have been pawnbrokers in London for over 125 years, during which time we have gained an expert knowledge of the pawnbroking industry and many satisfied customers along the way. We are licensed under the Consumer Credit Act 1974, members of the National Pawnbrokers Association and we pride ourselves on providing simple, fast, professional and private pawnbroking cash loans.

Get in touch with Attenborough today!

  • Cash loans (most can be arranged within a few minutes)
  • Same day loan service
  • 7 month contracts and a 30 day grace period at the end
  • Secure storage facilities
  • All loans are renewable
  • Partial payments accepted
  • Discreet and confidential service
  • No credit checks 
  • Experienced friendly staff 
  • Peace of mind knowing we have been in business for over 125 years
  • Members of The National Pawnbrokers Association

Interest Rate Bands: Our interest rates vary from 3% to 8.99%

Loan Value
(Amount of Credit)
Monthly Interest Rate (Fixed) APR %
(Annual Percentage Rate)
£5 to £100 8.99% 130.9%
£101 to £150 8.75% 126.9%
£151 to £250 8.5% 122.6%
£251 to £500 7.99% 114.2%
£501 to £1,000 7.75% 110.2%
£1,001 to £2500 7.5% 106.1%
£2,501 to £5,000 6.99% 97.9%
£5,001 to £7,500 6.5% 90.2%
£7,501 to £10,000 4.75% 63.6%
£10,000 to £12,500 4% 52.7%
£12,500 to £15,000 3.5% 45.6%
£15,001 to £25,000 3.25% 42.1%
£25,001 to £50,000 3% 38.6%

Representative Examples:

If you borrow £100 and repay over 7 months at an annual interest rate of 8.99% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £162.93, comprising of interest of £62.93, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 130.9%
If you borrow £250 and repay over 4 months at an annual interest rate of 8.5% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £335.00, comprising interest of £85.00, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 122.6%
If you borrow £500 and repay over 6 months at an annual interest rate of 7.99% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £739.70, comprising of interest of £239.70, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 114.2%
If you borrow £1,000 and repay over 2 months at an annual interest rate of 7.75% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £1,155.00, comprising of interest of £155.00, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 110.2%
If you borrow £5,000 and repay over 3 months at an annual interest rate of 6.99% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £6,048.50, comprising of interest of £1,048.50, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 97.9%
If you borrow £8,500 and repay over 2 months at an annual interest rate of 4.75% (fixed) then you will repay a total amount of £9,307.50, comprising of interest of £807.50, in a single instalment. The representative APR is 63.6%

Key Facts

  1. Loans from £5 to £50,000
  2. All loans available for up to 7 months
  3. You only pay for the number of days you have the loan.
  4. You can reduce your loan at any time by making a Part-Payment/s – You can either call in person or we can save you the journey by accepting payment over the telephone (by prior arrangement)
  5. All loans are renewable (but we would encourage you to repay at least 10% of your loan at the same time where you are able to)
  6. We write and send you an SMS text message to remind you prior to / when your Loan Agreement expires, we will write again inviting you to either redeem your items or renew your loan agreement.
  7. All customers are automatically given an additional 30 days* past the expiry date of their Loan Agreement to either Reduce / Renew or Redeem their Pledged property. (*Statutory period is 14 days)
  8. The property you use to secure a pawnbroking loan remains your property (you retain legal title) and will not ever become the property of Attenborough Jewellers and Pawnbrokers – Should you choose not to repay your loan, we will not pursue you for the outstanding amount. After the appropriate amount of notice has been given, the property will be offered for sale. You will be entitled to any Surplus after the Loan + Interest + Selling costs have been recovered. Please note that we do not approach customers or involve debt recovery if items are sold at a deficit.

Responsible Lending

Attenborough take responsible lending very seriously. Please click here for more information.

Complaints Procedure

We strive to offer a high quality pawnbroking loan service but should you be unhappy with any aspect of our service then please do get in touch. Please click here to review our complaints procedure.

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