St. Louis-based Rent One launched its sixth annual Great Expectations Charity of Choice campaign, providing much-needed donations to charities in all of the company’s 10 regions located across the Midwest. Voluntary payroll deductions from Rent One employees were at the heart of the charity drive, with those pooled funds matched by corporate participation as, Read More

Aaron’s, Inc. participated in surprising single mother of two Catherine Echols as part of its partnership with Warrick Dunn Charities Homes for the Holiday program. The program assists single parents as they become first-time homeowners while Aaron’s helps transform the house into a fully furnished home including furniture, food and all the amenities associated, Read More

Aaron’s Inc. surprised two single-parent families in Tallahassee, Florida by furnishing their entire new home as part of its partnership with Warrick Dunn Charities’ Homes for the Holidays program sponsored by former NFL star Warrick Dunn. The program assists single parents as they become first-time homeowners. Warrick Dunn Charities, in partnership with Aaron’s and Habitat, Read More

Rent-A-Center is gearing up for the holidays with customers in mind. The company has launched its “Make Magic Happen” campaign granting wishes to 60 people November 30 to December 14. The products being gifted include Sony Playstations, Dell 17-inch laptops, Ashley sofa and loveseats, Samsung 55-inch TVs and more. “Our customers care most about, Read More

Members of the Missouri Rental Dealers Association met last week to provide community service and financial contributions as part of their third annual charity tour. Associates from National Rent-To-Own (NRTO) volunteered their time and presented a $1000 check on behalf of the association’s board as well as an additional $2500 donation made by Dan, Read More

Mike Strong and Angela Strong-McCool owners of Mike Strong Inc., dba Mike’s TV-Furniture & Appliances (Mike’s Rent-to-Own) participated in the Food Bank of Reno County’s “Stuff the Trucks” event on Saturday, November 11 in Hutchinson, Kansas. They, along with additional sponsors, collected $3200 in cash donations—$400 donated on behalf of Mike’s Rent-to-Own—and 5900 lbs., Read More

Members of the Missouri Rental Dealers Association met last week to provide community service and financial contributions as part of their third annual charity tour. Rent-to-own associates from All American Rental and Sales and National TV Sales & Rental volunteered their time and donated a $1,000 check to The Convoy of Hope in Springfield, Missouri., Read More

Meet Debriel Williams, an employee in the rent-to-own industry and recipient of aid from the RTO Employee Disaster Relief Fund. Hurricane Harvey made landfall on August 28 as one of the most intense hurricanes in U.S. history, spawning as many as 50 tornado warnings in the Houston area. The torrential rainfall caused record flooding., Read More

Regional managers from Aaron’s Inc. met this week to provide community service and financial contributions to the O’Donnell Heights Boys & Girls Club in Baltimore, Maryland. The company donated $28,000 worth of upgrades for the organization’s teen room along with volunteering time to patch up and paint the space. “Just to see the kids, Read More

Missouri Rental Dealers Association (MRDA) members met last week to provide community service and financial contributions as part of their third annual charity tour. Rent-to-own associates from Cleek’s Inc. dba Aaron’s Sales & Lease and Rent One volunteered their time and donated a $1,000 check to The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri in Columbia,, Read More