Welcome to Pawn Sites!
If you find yourself needing to pawn some of your stuff, it is best to get as much information as possible about the items you intend to pawn. Knowing the approximate value of an item can prevent you from being taken advantage of by the pawnbroker.
Although it makes sense to shop around for the best deal, it doesn't make sense to spend five dollars on gas driving around trying to get a few more dollars for that old guitar you haven't played in years. That is why it is best to start your search online.
Of course, the most important thing to remember is when you have to repay the loan...at least if you want to get your stuff back.