Oldest Paris pawn shop sees surge in business

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More and more people in Paris in need of extra cash are turning to the city's famous municipal pawn shop, the Credit Municipal de Paris.

The shop is the oldest financial institute in Paris. David Chazan reports from the French capital.

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