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Affordable Bikes in Evanston & Elgin

Summer is here and what better way to enjoy the warm Chicagoland weather than riding a bike! Windy City Jewelry & Loan has some great deals on bikes in our Elgin and Evanston locations. Our bike selection is varied so that you can find your perfect ride. Our bikes are gently used but in great…
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Featured Auction Item: Limited Edition Music Box!

Do you love exquisite craftsmanship? We have a beautiful Reuge Dolce Vita music box for sale that is a fine example of classic woodwork. It is one of only 99, making this limited edition Swiss music box a magnificent collector’s item. This exceptional piece is made out of burr thuya, boxwood and cherrywood. Two beautiful…
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Meet the Manager – Evanston

Name: Andi Pantera Years with Windy City Jewelry and Loan: 4 Andi Pantera joined the Windy City Jewelry and Loan family in 2010, bringing enthusiasm and experience to the popular Evanston pawn shop. Andi and her team are dedicated to customer service, fair and accurate appraisals, and helping customers get the money they need with…
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Meet The Manager – Elgin

Name: "Hank" O' Grady Years with Windy City Jewelry and Loan: 16 "Hank" has been with Windy City Jewelry and Loan in Elgin for 16 years now. Hired in 1998, she brings a strong background in accounting and finance to the Windy City family, which comes in handy when understanding markets and market trends. Hank…
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