VANCOUVER, and BURLINGTON, ON, July 2 /CNW/ - Travelers Acceptance
Corporation and the Automotive Aftermarket Retailers of Ontario (AARO) are
pleased to announce the formation of a finance program to provide consumer
customers of AARO members with a one stop shopping solution for their
automotive aftermarket finance needs.
Under the Travelers Automotive Aftermarket Finance Program, association
members will benefit from the ability to offer consumers point of sale
financing for automotive products and services valued up to $15,000. The
program boasts flexible, affordable monthly payment plans to attract and
retain customers and increase member sales.
"AARO has distinguished itself as an invaluable resource for independent
automotive aftermarket retailers. Travelers is proud to partner with AARO to
further enhance the profitability of its over 900 members", said Pierre
Genest, National Director for Business Development for Travelers Acceptance
Bill Burkimsher, Executive Director for AARO stated, "People working
together is the guiding philosophy of our association. I am confident that the
Travelers team will provide excellence in support and programs to assist our
members to compete in today's automotive services marketplace."
About AARO: The Automotive Aftermarket Retailers of Ontario has been
active as an association for the advancement of the interests of the
independent sector of the automotive service industry for more than half a
century. Its members share information, solutions, benefits, effort and best
practices for the collective strengthening and well being of industry
independents. For more information about the Automotive Aftermarket Retailers
of Ontario and the benefits of membership visit www.aaro.ca.
About Travelers Acceptance Corporation: Travelers Acceptance Corporation
has since 1974 been engaged by businesses to provide financial choice and the
generation of value through the application of experience, service and
innovation to arrange, structure and fund unique indirect consumer financing
solutions that close more sales, increase the customer base and overall
profitability. Travelers Acceptance Corporation creates term financing
solutions and services specifically tailored to providers and consumers of
products and services in automotive aftermarket, automotive repair, power
products, tuition, healthcare, vacation ownership, membership, consumer
durables, retail, and home improvement sectors.
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