There was once a time when layaway was popular. But today, rent to own is a much smarter way to shop. You can take your item home today and pay as you go with flexible payment options. And, with the ability to shop in-store or online, rent to own provides all of the purchasing power you need for every item you want.
It’s a bummer to take home a washing machine and discover it doesn’t meet the needs of your growing family. Or maybe your style has evolved, and you wish you had an updated sofa. Or perhaps you just want a newer smartphone.
If you find you need a newer, larger, or more powerful item than the one you’ve got, you’re in luck: With Rent-A-Center’s upgrade benefit, you can trade in your existing item for a new one, at any time, as long as your lease agreement is in good standing.
We want to hear from you! Join Rent-A-Center’s The Inner Circle to share your thoughts and opinions about our advertising, products, store experience, and much more. Fun weekly activities include discussions, surveys, and live chats. You also can talk with other members in the community.
To thank you for your valuable insight, each month you will have opportunities to receive RAC coupons, as well as qualify for monthly gift cards to the place of your choice.
To get started, register with The Inner Circle to see if you qualify. If you do, you will be asked to create a member profile. Once you are a member, you can click on any of the activities you see on The Inner Circle page. We post information for your input, and you’ll get emails alerting you to new activities.
We look forward to having you in our community.
People love to shop at RAC for the breadth of available products, flexible payments, and the option to purchase brand new or like new items. RAC is all about choice, which means you can pick what works best for your situation.
To help make the most of your shopping experience, here are five things to know when you rent to own at RAC.
You’ve seen the words: big brands, small payments, all without credit. But what do they mean? At Rent-A-Center, we make it easy, convenient, and affordable for everyone to have a direct path to owning furniture, electronics, computers, appliances, and smartphones from the world’s top manufacturers.
Here’s what you need to know about how RAC works — and how easy it is to get the best products from the brands you know and trust.
Life happens. Sometimes you have an unexpected expense or find you need to conserve funds for a while. When situations like this pop up, Rent-A-Center has your back. With Payment Freeze Assurance, you can pause your payments if and when you need to. Try that with a credit card company!
How It Works
Payment Freeze Assurance is a part of RAC’s Worry-Free Guarantee, our promise to do whatever we can to ensure you have the products you need without layaway or expensive interest. Payment Freeze Assurance guarantees that you can stop your payments at any time during your lease agreement. Simply return the item and pause your payments – then when you’re ready, you can either get it back or purchase a comparable item. As for the money you’ve already paid toward the item, it stays put. Those funds will still apply to the purchase price, even if you choose to upgrade to a newer or different item. At RAC, you’re never locked into a long-term commitment, and you never accrue debt because you can stop paying at any time.
Creating holiday magic can be difficult when funds are low. We can relate and that’s why at Rent-At-Center you don’t need credit or layaway to bring smiles to faces this year. With rent-to-own computers, laptops, TVs, video game consoles, and more, you are sure to find that perfect gift at the right payment plan. Share your magic moments using #MagicHappensHere on Facebook and Instagram.
The holiday season can be hard on your wallet, especially when it comes to buying thoughtful gifts for the ones you love most. Fortunately, there’s an alternative: At Rent-A-Center, you can give big gifts for small payments. It’s better than layaway because you take the products you want home today, and you’ll create holiday joy—not holiday debt—with no credit needed. Here are a few of the products available at Rent-A-Center that you’ll want to add to your holiday wish list.Read Story
On Black Friday in 2015, there were 49,000 sale items. This year, BlackFriday.com predicts that 2016 deals will reach 52,000. If the thought of nabbing one these crazy deals makes you as giddy as a five-year-old on Christmas Eve, then the following tips will help you make the most of Black Friday shopping at Rent-A-Center. With a little pre-planning, getting deals in time for the holidays can be easy — because Magic Happens Here. Read Story