How To Sell Your Unwanted Jewelry For Cash

Jewelries are precious items that people cherish a lot regardless of how it is acquired – either purchase or gift. Diamond and gold jewelries are the most valuable and perhaps the most alluring. There are a diverse situations that can warrant the sales of a jewelry which centers on getting cash for the valuable item. While the timing might be right because of the high demand for jewelry, selling diamond or gold jewelry through a great deal can be a major headache.

When selling a jewelry, getting the best price is obviously what almost every seller wants, but this might not be the easiest thing to do. To help unravel the misery of getting the best sales deal for a jewelry, here are 5 tips to that could help you get the best value for your jewelry.

  1. Knowing Available Options

Just because one thinks a diamond or gold jewelry is valuable doesn’t make it so. Before rushing into making a deal with a buyer – who perhaps doesn’t know it all as regards buying or selling jewelry and can give an inaccurate evaluation of the piece, visiting several professional jewelry buyers or pawnbrokers would be necessary. A seller could visit 3 or more stores to get a range of opinions to have a solid idea of the worth of the Jewelry.

  1. Evaluating the Piece and Setting a Realistic Price

An effective way to evaluate the true value of an item is by seeking opinion or advice from those who are very familiar with the item. Perhaps those who trade the piece daily. Trusted jewelry dealers could give an idea of the worth of a piece which the seller can use to set a sale price for the item. It is advisable that sellers set a realistic price for their jewelry because having an unrealistic price expectation for the piece could result in a big disappointment.

  1. Check Your Selling Options

Getting a perfect buyer for a jewelry is not the easiest thing to do. Sellers mostly have two options which is either to sell to a jewelry dealer or to an individual. Selecting the best buyer is not only about getting a high price for the item but also about how quickly the buyer can pay to seal off the deal. To get the best deal, sellers can consider selling to a jeweler, pawnbroker or a jewelry store.


Before going to the market to sell a jewelry, considering several options that can help get the best value for the item is essential. We do hope this article can help sellers make the best decision when planning to let go their precious piece.

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Nancy G.

Former head of accounting at a tax consultancy firm, loves to spend time with her grandchildren and husband. Also a dog lover.

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