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Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc

Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc

(864) 342-5600

Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc

19 years in business
Headquarters
135 N Church St
Spartanburg, SC 29306-5138
Fax Numbers
  • (864) 515-5603
  • (864) 342-5920
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (864) 228-9376
  • (864) 363-1985
  • (864) 223-1987
  • (864) 244-3705
Additional Email Addresses
  • dswensen@advanceamerica.net
BBB File Opened: 11/21/2001
Business Started: 09/01/1997
Business Incorporated: 09/19/1997 in DE
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Management
  • Ms. Dawn Swensen, Government Affairs
  • Mr. Allen White, Manager
Business Category
  • Check Cashing Service
  • Payday Loans

Alternate Business Names
  • Advance America
  • Advance America Cash Advance
  • National Cash Advance
  • First American Cash Advance
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
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Government Action

Attorney General Bureau of Consumer Protection vs Advance America Cash Advance Centers

 On February 11, 2015, the business entered into an agreement with the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer Protection to pay $8 million in restitution and forgive unpaid balances of approximately $12 million as part of settlement to resolve allegations that the company illegally provided payday loans, some with interest rates as high as 368 perce... Read More

Alert

(June 3,2016) Consumer Alert: Scammers Claiming to Represent Advance America Target Consumers

Consumers have told Metro NY BBB that they have been contacted by people from locations in the metropolitan area (New York City, Huntington, NY and Congers, NY) who claim to represent Advance America. 

Consumers should be aware that payday loans are illegal in New York State, and Advance America does not operate locations anywhere in that state. 

These cons... Read More

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Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc

This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc

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