Why a Pawn Shop?

Many customers ask how we got our start. Truth is, unemployment affected us just as it has many of our customers.

Tobey found himself without a job and a paycheck in March 2011, faced with what to do next. Discovering a growing need for short-term cash (and great deals) in Charlottesville, Tobey decided to try something different.

Let’s Make It Personal


Owner – tobey@tobeyspawn.com

Tobey is a doting husband and father of four.


Store Manager (W Main) – chad@tobeyspawn.com

He’s a Cornhusker and proud father of three.


Store Manager (W Rio) – rachel@tobeyspawn.com

Don’t let her pretty face fool you…she’s all business.


Pawnbroker (W Main)

As good as gold…nice as the day is long.


Pawnbroker (W Rio)

We thought long and hard about what to say about Bill…


Head of Barketing (W Main)

If he’s not chewing on a bone, he’s begging you to pet him.