LONDON, ON, Jan. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Pacific & Western Credit Corp.
(TSX:PWC) today announced that PWC's wholly owned subsidiary Pacific &
Western Bank of Canada (PWBank) launched the Home Credit Card
yesterday, January 2, as planned with its partner Home Hardware Stores
Limited (HHSL). The card was launched on a national basis with the
1,073 HHSL dealerships in every province across Canada accepting
applications for the new Home Credit Card.
David Taylor, President & Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We at PWBank
are extremely excited to have taken this significant step with our
valued partner, Home Hardware. This 100% Canadian partnership will
provide Home Hardware customers with a beneficial credit tool to
facilitate investment in their homes. We look forward to continued
success and growth in this new retail venture for our bank."
Pacific & Western Bank of Canada, a Canadian Schedule I chartered bank,
is a branchless financial institution. PWBank specializes in providing
financing throughout Canada to well established corporations and
government entities, including hospitals, school boards, universities
and colleges, municipalities, provinces and territories, and federal
Pacific & Western Bank of Canada is wholly owned by Pacific & Western
Credit Corp., whose shares trade on the TSX under the symbol PWC.
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