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Rent-A-Center Wins Comparably Awards for Best Company Outlook and Best Operations Team

Rent-A-Center, Inc., an industry leading omni-channel lease-to-own provider for the cash and credit constrained customer, has been ranked by Comparably as one of the top 50 large companies across North America for Best Company Outlook, and ranked #2 among all size companies for Best Operations Team.

“Given the recent acquisition of Acima, and the strong growth and success of our omni-channel strategy in the Rent-A-Center business, we believe there is substantial opportunity in front of us. Our coworkers’ optimism about our future is most important and this award is further evidence that we are fulfilling our mission to improve the quality of life of our customers and coworkers,” said Rent-A-Center CEO Mitch Fadel.
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04/2021 

 
 

Coronavirus: What we’re doing to prioritize your health & safety

For the safety of our customers and associates, we are making some temporary changes to our operations. Learn more about store hours, account management, delivery and pickup options, and much more!
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03/2021 

 
 

Meet Michael Landry, Vice President of Development at Rent-A-Center

After 9 years of growing RAC franchising as a development executive Michael Landry now serves in an operational leadership role. He is a franchise executive that has a history of executing some of the franchise industry’s largest deals.
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03/2021 

 
 

Rent-A-Center Make a Difference Scholarship Program

Rent-A-Center, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist Rent-A-Center, Get It Now!, Home Choice, Acceptance NOW and RAC Franchising customers, their spouses, and their dependent children. The program also helps the dependent children of employees of Rent-A-Center, Get It Now!, Home Choice, Acceptance NOW, RAC Franchising and RAC Field Support Center employees. Deadline to apply is April 1, 2021.
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03/2021 

 
 

Rent-A-Center, Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences in March

Rent-A-Center, Inc. (the "Company" or "Rent-A-Center") (NASDAQ/NGS: RCII), a leader in the lease-to-own industry, today announced that its management will participate at the following investor conferences in March 2021. The management team including Mitch Fadel, CEO, and Maureen Short, CFO, are expected to present at the conferences. 
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03/2021 

 
 

Rent-A-Center introduces Product Reservation

Rent-A-Center’s Product Reservation feature allows you to hold items online for up to three days before you ever rent or purchase them. What’s more, you can choose any item you want — from brand-new televisions to previously rented living room furniture. At Rent-A-Center, the sky’s the limit when it comes to getting what you want.
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03/2021 

 
 

Rent-A-Center Named in the Top 50 Companies for Best Company Culture by Comparably

Rent-A-Center has been ranked as one of the top 50 large companies across North America with the Best Company Culture for 2020, according to Comparably, a leading workplace culture and compensation monitoring site. Rankings were determined based on a combination of questions regarding compensation, leadership, teams, work environment, overall outlook, professional development, work-life balance, and perks & benefits.
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12/2020 

 

Rent-A-Center Acquires Acima For Virtual Lease-To-Own Platform

Rent-A-Center is acquiring Acima Holdings in a $1.65 billion deal to develop a virtual lease-to-own (LTO) platform.

Mitch Fadel, chief executive officer at Rent-A-Center, said in a press release on Monday (Dec. 21) that Acima founder Aaron Allred and his team have created a leading virtual LTO solution for retailers and consumers.
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12/2020 

 
 

3 Reasons Why Rent-A-Center (RCII) Is a Great Growth Stock

Rent-A-Center (RCII) is one such stock that our proprietary system currently recommends. The company not only has a favorable Growth Score, but also carries a top Zacks Rank. This score system looks beyond the traditional growth attributes to analyze a company's real growth prospects.
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12/2020 

 
Military Makeover with Montel and Rent-A-Center


At Rent-A-Center, we pride ourselves on serving those who serve. So, when we found out about Corporal Jacob Tabora’s need for a renovated space — we partnered with Military Makeover with Montel Williams and Whirlpool to give him and his family their dream home.
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11/2020