You've probabaly heard a different profession touting itself as the oldest, but that's another story. The history of Pawnbrokers spans thousands of years, funding exploration, housing famous diamonds and crown jewels. Pawnbrokers have ties to the Pope and the Vatican and have even been revered as Saints due to their generosity.
Before the Cullinan diamond was cut into several stones, the rough crystal weighed 3106.75 carats and was the size of a large man's fist. Learn about the largest diamond ever found and the story behind its journey to the Tower of London and the Crown Jewels.
Ever wonder what its like working in a pawnshop? Learn about the opportunities in the pawnbroking industry, and some of the exciting benefits that one would realize in seeking a career as a pawnbroker.
NSP is always looking for qualified, motivated members for our team. Unleash your inner Pawn Star!
The North West Coast of British Columbia is rich in Native folk lore, artwork and legends. These beautiful designs tell stories that have been passed down for thousands of years from elder to youth.
NSP is proud to support local artists and the fascinating tales their work represents.