As New York's largest and most reputable gold buyer you can count on us for a fair appraisal, honest and friendly service and a high cash payout. Visit one of our 8 locations and see for yourself why The Gold Standard was voted #1 Gold Buyer 4 years in a row by the Long Island Press.



    Use your personal assets to secure a cash loan. No credit checks and no financials required. We accept gold,silver,platinum, jewelry, diamonds, watches, cars, trucks, motorcycles, heavy equipment, art and more. Get the money you need today. All loans are catered to your situation and are safe, secure and discreet.



    The process for selling or taking a loan is fast, secure and discreet. Funds are paid in cash, check or bank wire immediately. Our staff is knowledgable, friendly and here to assist you. Come in today for a free appraisal and experience the Gold Standard difference.

Long Island Pawn Shop, The Gold Standard.


With over 75 years in the jewelry industry, The Gold Standard Jewelry & Loans has the knowledge and expertise that allows us to provide high quality customer service and the highest payout possible for your jewelry, diamonds, autos and more.  As the #1 pawn shop in New York, voted by the Long Island Press in 2013-2016, The Gold Standard is a Long Island and Queens pawn shop dedicated to customer service and satisfaction.  Our gold buying stores and pawn shops in Nassau County & Queens are open 7 days a week.  As the #1 Long Island gold buyer we specialize in the purchase of unwanted jewelry, watches, estate jewelry, diamonds, Rolex and more. If you’re looking to sell your jewelry, get cash for gold or a high cash payout on a quick cash loan, The Gold Standard delivers. Read below for some frequently asked questions from our customers:


• Can I receive cash for gold on Long Island at The Gold Standard?  Absolutely. We pay cash on the spot for your unwanted jewelry, diamonds, watches and more.
• Does the Gold Standard buy diamonds?  Yes. We have trained gemologists to assist you when you’re ready to sell diamonds in Queens, Long Island or New York. We specialize in the purchase of diamonds of all sizes, cuts and grades.
• Where can I get a loan on my car or motorcycle?  The Gold Standard is Long Island and Queen’s premier auto loan pawn shop. We offer quick cash loans on cars, motorcycles, trucks and all automobiles. If you have more questions please feel free to call or visit our New York & Long Island pawn shops today for a consultation. Thank you!

Family run with more than 75 years in the jewelry industry, The Gold Standard gives its customers a safe and secure way to free up cash liquidity in their personal finances and receive top value for unwanted gold and jewelry. Friendly customer service combined with decades of expertise ensures a fair and competitive price while clients move ever closer to financial stability.

- Long Island Press 2/2013


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