EZCORP Company Profile
EZCORP, Inc. provides pawn and consumer loans in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The company operates in four segments: U.S. Pawn, Mexico Pawn, Grupo Finmart, and Other International. It offers pawn loans, which are non-recourse loans collateralized by tangible personal property, such as jewelry, consumer electronics, power tools, sporting goods, and musical instruments; and sells merchandise, including collateral forfeited from pawn lending operations and used merchandise purchased from customers. The company also provides payroll withholding loans or unsecured consumer loans, and unsecured installment consumer loans, as well as financial services. As of September 30, 2015, it operated approximately 834 locations comprising 522 United States pawn stores under the EZPAWN or Value Pawn & Jewelry names; 232 Mexico pawn stores under the Empeño Fácil name; 53 Grupo Finmart locations in Mexico; and 27 CASHMAX financial services stores in Canada. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.