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Rent-A-Center, Inc. is a rent-to-own operator in North America. In 2006, the company operated 3,406
company-owned stores nationwide and in Canada
and Puerto Rico, including 21 stores in Wisconsin
operated by its subsidiary Get It Now, LLC under the name Get It Now and
seven stores located in Canada
operated by its subsidiary Rent-A-Centre, Ltd., under the name Rent-A-Centre.
One of the company's other subsidiaries, ColorTyme, Inc., is a United States
franchisor of rent-to-own stores. In December 2006, ColorTyme had 282
franchised rent-to-own stores in 38 states.
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