About Us


Family Jewelry & Loan is Waukegan’s most trusted pawn shop. We have been buying, selling, trading and pawning merchandise since 1929. Family Jewelry & Loan is located conveniently off of I94 and Route 41 near the border of Illinois and Wisconsin. Family Jewelry & Loan is open seven days a week and guarantees the best customer service in the Waukegan area.

At our Waukegan location, we offer our customers a variety of high end goods such as jewelry (including broken or scrap gold and silver), coins, electronics, musical instruments and more!

Family Jewelry & Loan has something for everyone! If you’re looking to earn fast cash, search for treasures, or trade or pawn your current valuables, Family Jewelry & Loan is the place to do it! Bring in your gently used merchandise or scrap jewelry and we will value your items that day and give you cash on the spot.

Not only does Family Jewelry & Loan buy, sell, trade and pawn your merchandise, we also provide our customers a full jewelry repair service. When you bring in your broken or damaged jewelry, our team at Family Jewelry & Loan will provide you with a complementary cleaning and polishing.

If you have any questions or would like to schedule appointment with one of our employees at Family Jewelry & Loan please contact us at (224) 944-0728.