Gold Parties

Host a Gold Party!

Party and get paid! Utica’s New York Connection called – they want your 1989’s gold chains back! The popularity of Gold Parties has risen since this huge gold rush on the market. Would you rather sell your unused and unwanted jewelry – in a caged pawn shop on the wrong side of town, or in the comfort of your best friend’s living room, sharing a glass of chardonnay with your closest peeps? Host two parties at once – combine Utica’s New York Connection with a wine seller, add the hors d’oeuvres, and the bling…becomes cha-CHING!

Call today for a one on one intro to “How to make money for doing nothing but party!”


The staff at New York Connection, Inc. are friendly, knowledgeable, and always ready to answer all your questions. Please find answers to some of the most common questions we’re asked below!

Q: How much do you pay for gold?
A: Gold prices are updated by the minute, based on the fluctuating market. We can offer a free verbal appraisal - just email us or give us a call.

Q: Do you buy diamonds and gemstones?
A: Yes we do. We gladly consider any and all fine jewelry and stones, including diamonds, precious, and semi-precious gemstones.

Q: What is the difference between DWT Pennyweight and grams?
A: Pennyweight (commonly abbreviated DWT) is the weight used for measurement of jewelry and metals. DWT is approximately 1.56 grams and 1/20 of an ounce.

Q: What is spot price?
A: Spot price is the current market price at a specific time. For example, the spot price of gold at the moment of appraisal.

Q: Is there a difference in price between broken gold and sellable gold?
A: We buy both broken gold and sellable gold! Broken gold sells for scrap prices, whereas sellable jewelry/gold is paid a premium over and above scrap prices based on consumer sales.

Don’t see your question answered? Give us a call! We’ll be happy to discuss our process, how to sell or have your valuables appraised, and more.