Aaron's is a rent to own store that offers home furnishings and appliances.
All about Aaron's
Aaron's is a chain of rent-to-own stores. Here, you can find smartphones, electronics, furniture, appliances, cars, and more. Their model is rent to own, meaning that you can rent or lease products with monthly payments rather than buying them outright. If you decide you'd like to keep a certain item down the line, then the payments you've made go towards your purchase.
You can either find those items at your local Aaron's location or online at aarons.com. While you're at their official website, you can also sign up for their e-mail list so that you'll be the first to know when there are things like Aaron's coupons or special offers, events at your local store, or new arrivals in store. Don't forget to add them to your favorite stores on Tiendeo either, so you can find all the deals in one place.
The history of Aaron's
Aaron's was founded in 1955, and in 1982 it became a publicaly traded company. Their headquarters are in Atlanta, Georgia, and today they're one of hte biggest retailers in the country of furniture, home furnishings, electronics, and more. THey have stores in 47 stores, as well as Aaron's locations in Canada.
In those 47 states, there are somewhere in the range of 17,000 Aaron's locations. You can use the store locator on their official website to find the one nearest to you.
The Aaron's Foundation works to help at-risk youth
Aaron's does a lot of work to make sure that they're giving back to the community. It goes back to the legacy started by their founder, Charlie Loudermilk. Today, the Aaron Foundation and the Aaron's Community Outreach Program do lots o make sure that children at-risk have resources and support.
One thing they do is help provide grants to help nonprofit organizations run their programs for at-risk youth. They work with organizations such as the Boys & Girls Club, Camp Grace, Children's Restoration Network, Junior Achievement, Home for the Holidays, and more.
Boys & Girls Club is one of their biggest partnerships, which is currently in a 3-year partnership of $5 million.
In total, the stores gave about $2.4 million in a single year to help at-risk youth through the foundation and their programs. To find out more, go to aaronsgives.com to see what you can do to help, too.