About Us

We're here for you.

At Advance America, we offer a wide range of fast and convenient financial services* at more than 2,400 locations nationwide:

  • Payday Advances
  • Installment Loans
  • Title Loans
  • Tax Preparation
  • Gold-Buying
  • MoneyGram® Services
  • Visa® Prepaid Cards

We treat you with respect.

We pride ourselves on having respectful, friendly employees to help meet your financial needs. Our customers have given us great reviews based on our professional staff and our welcoming atmosphere.

A company millions trust.

Since 1997, millions of customers have trusted Advance America to provide flexible and personalized financial solutions to meet their needs. Our Company has grown from just a few centers in the Southeast United States to become one of the nation’s largest consumer lending companies, with more than 2,400 locations offering a variety of financial services.

Advance America is a wholly owned subsidiary of Grupo Elektra, one of the largest Latin American providers of banking services, consumer finance and specialty retailing. Our Company complies with all federal and state laws and always presents its fees clearly and completely. We are also proud to be a founding member of the Community Financial Services Association, which encourages fair and fully disclosed lending practices. You can rest easy knowing that Advance America is a responsible choice.

Getting started with your payday advance is easy.

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