Why Online Reviews Are Key & How to Leverage Them
Over the past decade, the way customers select goods and services has shifted significantly. While print ads and written commentary still have their place, online reviews have dominated how customers voice their personal opinions and individual experiences. With 97% of consumers using the internet to find local businesses, and three out of four consumers using … Continue reading Why Online Reviews Are Key & How to Leverage Them
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5 Things Businesses Can Do Now to Help Rebound After COVID-19
Without question, for every business, business owner, and employee base, navigating the COVID-19 confusion and chaos is nothing short of overwhelming and a challenge that we didn’t see coming. With non-essential businesses closed all around the country, and customers and consumers sequestered to their homes, the ability to run your business in a normal – … Continue reading 5 Things Businesses Can Do Now to Help Rebound After COVID-19
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Consumer Financing Versus Credit Card
Credit cards can provide convenience and make it easy to purchase almost anything they want or need. But repayment can be brutal if cash isn’t available to pay off the full balance within a month. Whether adding a pet to a family, upgrading a house with a new fence or landscape lighting, buying a diamond … Continue reading Consumer Financing Versus Credit Card
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UCFS OFFERS SUPPORT TO THOSE IMPACTED BY COVID-19
United Consumer Financial Services Offers Support to Those Impacted by COVID-19 Will Defer Payments – Call Us and We’ll Work With You FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 3, 2020 (Cleveland) – Amid ongoing uncertainty and concern during this time, United Consumer Financial Services (UCFS) is committed to assisting our customers who have been impacted by the … Continue reading UCFS OFFERS SUPPORT TO THOSE IMPACTED BY COVID-19
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U.S.-Based UCFS Opens Affiliate Office in Milan, Italy
U.S.-BASED UNITED CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANY OPENS AFFILIATE OFFICE IN MILAN, ITALY Businesses Are Already Increasing Sales FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CLEVELAND, OH, USA, February 4, 2020 and MILAN, ITALY, 4, February 2020 – UCFS Italia SpA, based in Milan, Italy, is now open for business. United Consumer Financial Services Company (UCFS) has provided consumer financing … Continue reading U.S.-Based UCFS Opens Affiliate Office in Milan, Italy
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UCFS Announces Promotion of Nick Codispoti to President
UCFS ANNOUNCES PROMOTION OF  NICK CODISPOTI TO PRESIDENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CLEVELAND, OH, October 8, 2019 – United Consumer Financial Services (UCFS), a leading global provider of consumer financing, is pleased to announce that Nick Codispoti has been selected to replace Joe Francesconi as President. Nick has more than 25 years of senior management experience in … Continue reading UCFS Announces Promotion of Nick Codispoti to President
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Consumer Financing Solutions Part 3: How to Overcome Objections to Financing a Sale
This is the third and final post in our three-part series on consumer financing solutions. This article discusses how to overcome objections to financing a sale. Be sure to read our previous posts: Part 1: Common Reasons Why Businesses Offer Financing Part 2: What You Need to Know About Offering Consumer Financing The road to closing a … Continue reading Consumer Financing Solutions Part 3: How to Overcome Objections to Financing a Sale
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Consumer Financing Solutions Part 2: What You Need to Know About Offering Consumer Financing
This is the second post in our three-part series on consumer financing solutions. This article discusses four things you need to know about offering consumer financing and highlights the training and one-on-one support offered by UCFS. If you missed part one – Common Reasons Why Businesses Offer Financing – be sure to take a look … Continue reading Consumer Financing Solutions Part 2: What You Need to Know About Offering Consumer Financing
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Consumer Financing Solutions Part 1: Common Reasons Why Businesses Offer Financing
This is the first post in our three-part series on consumer financing solutions. This article begins the discussion on incorporating consumer financing into your business by highlighting its benefits and examining why consumer financing may be right for your business. Closing the deal, boosting sales, increasing conversions, growing the customer base, providing care to more … Continue reading Consumer Financing Solutions Part 1: Common Reasons Why Businesses Offer Financing
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5 Consumer Payment Factors Medical Practices Should Consider
Consider this: You have a patient who’s ready to move forward with a procedure or treatment, but they don’t have enough cash or credit available to pay, so they – unfortunately – waive the service altogether or ask for a discount. Or, perhaps your practice offers a financing option, but this particular patient doesn’t qualify … Continue reading 5 Consumer Payment Factors Medical Practices Should Consider
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InPAINT Magazine – Consumer Financing: A Powerful Business-Generating Tool
InPAINT Magazine regularly advises their readers – paint professionals – on topics such as tools of the trade, bidding tips, recruiting, paint quality and colors, technology and industry trends. InPAINT MAGAZINE May/June 2019 issue quoted UCFS president, Joe Francesconi in their article In-Home Financing: A Powerful Business-Generating Tool. Mr. Francesconi offers advice on choosing a … Continue reading InPAINT Magazine – Consumer Financing: A Powerful Business-Generating Tool
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Top 3 Reasons for Tax Relief Companies to Offer Financing
Tax relief services help taxpayers solve their issues, reduce their level of debt, provide guidance on audits and form payment agreements with the IRS by negotiating settlements for fractions of what they owe. In order to create the strongest business strategy possible, firms should offer tax relief financing so taxpayers can cover the cost of … Continue reading Top 3 Reasons for Tax Relief Companies to Offer Financing
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The Many Benefits of Consumer Financing Options
Running a business that stands out from the rest is challenging in any industry. While integrity, quality products and services as well as excellent customer care are all essential elements to building a good reputation, they fall by the wayside when customers have difficulties paying for products or services upfront. However, there is one solution … Continue reading The Many Benefits of Consumer Financing Options
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Medical Procedure Financing: How UCFS Can Help Hospitals And Clinics Finance Patient Costs
Medical bills have been cited as a leading cause of debt or even bankruptcy for many Americans. It’s believed that this may be a result of more employers making the switch to high-deductible health plan options. Years ago, high-deductible plans were viewed as an inventive way to save employers money on healthcare costs, while encouraging … Continue reading Medical Procedure Financing: How UCFS Can Help Hospitals And Clinics Finance Patient Costs
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UCFS Dental Financing: How Dentists Can Help Patients Pay for Dentures
Everyone deserves to have a smile they love. But the perfect smile can come with a hefty price tag. Patients can rack up dental costs for braces in adolescence or adulthood, or for dental implants or dentures later on in life. While the costs can be overwhelming, even for those with dental insurance, there’s a … Continue reading UCFS Dental Financing: How Dentists Can Help Patients Pay for Dentures
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Deferred Payments for Workers Affected by the Government Shutdown
ALERT TO GOVERNMENT WORKERS AFFECTED BY THE SHUTDOWN UNITED CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES WILL DEFER PAYMENT COMPANY SAYS “CALL US AND WE’LL WORK WITH YOU” January 14, 2019 (Cleveland) United Consumer Financial Services wants to tell its customers who have been furloughed and otherwise impacted by the shutdown of parts of the federal government that the … Continue reading Deferred Payments for Workers Affected by the Government Shutdown
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How Hearing Centers Can Help With Hearing Aid Costs (And Why They Really Need To)
In the United States, over two-thirds of adults over 50 who might benefit from hearing aids don’t use them. Why? Because of cost alone. While any good audiologist or hearing aid specialist is driven to help patients, they may feel powerless when the patient’s financial situation prohibits large lump-sum costs. However, there is a simple … Continue reading How Hearing Centers Can Help With Hearing Aid Costs (And Why They Really Need To)
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The Funeral Industry’s Ethical Dilemma: How To Help Families Afford The Services Loved Ones Deserve
The funeral industry is in a uniquely difficult position. While it exists to help families honor loved ones in the dignified ways they deserve, it’s not exempt from the realities of customers’ budgets. And sadly, death and grief affect families in all economic circumstances. A natural sense of empathy for those who are grieving can … Continue reading The Funeral Industry’s Ethical Dilemma: How To Help Families Afford The Services Loved Ones Deserve
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How To Succeed In DME Sales Today
Today’s durable medical equipment (DME) sales are trickier to navigate than ever before: increasing amounts of regulations complicate business, and insurance and Medicare pay less and take longer. But the DME industry is still essential to improving patients’ well-being, so there’s plenty of opportunity for suppliers who are able to adapt. Here are a few … Continue reading How To Succeed In DME Sales Today
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5 Tips To Improve Pet Sales
The world of pet sales offers a great deal of competition. Like any business, you must find a way to set yourself apart from the competition and get noticed. Here are a few ideas you definitely need to consider to help you boost your pet store sales and form a network of happy customers. 1. … Continue reading 5 Tips To Improve Pet Sales
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Financing Benefits for Pet Stores
The world of pet store ownership raises many questions about how you should run your business. From what sorts of pet food and toys you want to carry to the amount of payment options you offer, there are a great deal of factors to consider. One thing you should never have to question is whether … Continue reading Financing Benefits for Pet Stores
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Selling Medical Equipment: The 1 Option Every Company That Sells Medical Equipment Should Offer
The medical field as a whole is always evolving, with new advances in treatment and technology being developed every day. To keep up with the curve and give your patients the best possible products and care, you need to offer the newest top-notch medical equipment. You also need to offer medical equipment financing to ensure … Continue reading Selling Medical Equipment: The 1 Option Every Company That Sells Medical Equipment Should Offer
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Susan Crawford, HR Director, Crain’s Cleveland Business Archer Award Finalist
SUSAN CRAWFORD, HR DIRECTOR, SELECTED AS A FINALIST FOR CRAIN’S CLEVELAND BUSINESS ARCHER AWARD WESTLAKE, OH, August 6, 2018 – Susan Crawford, Director of Human Resources at United Consumer Financial Services Company (UCFS) has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Crain’s Cleveland Business Archer Award in the Organizational Development category. The annual Archer … Continue reading Susan Crawford, HR Director, Crain’s Cleveland Business Archer Award Finalist
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UCFS and John Carroll University Partnership
JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY’S BOLER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND UCFS FORM NETWORKING AND RECRUITING PARTNERSHIP   Summer 2018 UCFS Internship Program WESTLAKE, OH, July 26, 2018 – United Consumer Financial Services Company (UCFS), a leading consumer financing company, offering business partners the ability to finance their customers’ purchases, has partnered with John Carroll University’s Boler School … Continue reading UCFS and John Carroll University Partnership
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3 Ways Home Cleaning System Financing Can Improve Customers’ Lives And Save Them Money
Picking up the dirt and dust of everyday life is only one of the benefits cleaning systems offer to consumers. Even so, many consumers can’t afford to pay for your top-quality system outright, no matter how much they would like to. Offering cleaning system financing will not only increase your customer base, but also allow … Continue reading 3 Ways Home Cleaning System Financing Can Improve Customers’ Lives And Save Them Money
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Customer Financing for Water Filtration Companies
You might think you’ve taken all the necessary steps to build up the client base for your water filtration company. You’ve run plenty of ads, you have quality products and services, and the calls coming in prove that what you’re doing is working. However, if you are not offering financing, you are missing out on … Continue reading Customer Financing for Water Filtration Companies
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Consumer Finance Companies: Top Consumer Finance Companies Serving Businesses and Consumers
If you are interested in receiving the top consumer finance services available today, partner with UCFS! We are the absolute best in consumer finance services, serving a wide variety of merchants and consumers in an equally wide variety of industries. We take an in-depth look into your industry to offer the perfect financing services to … Continue reading Consumer Finance Companies: Top Consumer Finance Companies Serving Businesses and Consumers
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Consumer Financing
For businesses looking to help customers secure purchases in the $1,000 to $10,000 range, consumer financing programs can be practical and effective solutions. Learn what consumer financing is and how it can help customers cover the cost of their needed or desired purchases. Consumer Financing Programs Defined So, what is consumer financing anyway? Consumer financing … Continue reading Consumer Financing
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Payment Variety for Profitable Success
The Situation “Our funeral home is passionate about supporting our customers,” says Charles Castiglia, owner of Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home. “But when choosing funeral amenities for their loved one the total cost can be quite a shock – so often more than a budget can handle. Because it’s hard to talk about money during funeral … Continue reading Payment Variety for Profitable Success
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Portable Oxygen Concentrator: Low Monthly Payments for OxyGo and Inogen POCs with UCFS
The Situation “Because of my COPD, I need concentrated oxygen to breath. The tank I used was too heavy for me to move easily, did not last very long, and insurance only provided two tanks each month. I was completely tied to my house,” said Shirley Rice, a customer of Discount Medical Equipment (DME) in … Continue reading Portable Oxygen Concentrator: Low Monthly Payments for OxyGo and Inogen POCs with UCFS
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UCFS Charitable Activity for 2017 Reaches a Record High
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WESTLAKE, OH, February 15, 2018 – United Consumer Financial Services Company (UCFS), a leading financing company offering businesses the ability to finance their consumers’ purchases, had a historic high charitable activity involvement from their employees in 2017. “Our employee activities committee selects a charitable organization for each month and sponsors activities to … Continue reading UCFS Charitable Activity for 2017 Reaches a Record High
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Financing for the Funeral Industry
PARTNERSHIP WITH C&J FINANCIAL AND MEMORIAL PAYMENT SOLUTIONS EMPOWERS FUNERAL HOMES TO ASSIST FAMILIES WESTLAKE, OH, July 17, 2017 – United Consumer Financial Services Company (UCFS), a leading financing company offering businesses the ability to finance their consumers’ purchases, announces they have begun financing funeral-related services and products. “UCFS has provided financing for almost four … Continue reading Financing for the Funeral Industry
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