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Layaway plans gave consumers incentive to pay off their purchases or they'd risk losing a portion of what they'd already paid.
Requirements that rent-to-own agreements disclose implicit APRs merely cloud the issue for consumers because they are not simply disguised installment contracts any more than are layaway plans or the long-term use of coin-operated washing machines and photocopiers.
Its sense of humor--a few years ago the chain, which sells every item in its stores for 99 cents, ran an ad in the Los Angeles Times suggesting that it would offer a layaway plan for Christmas--helps 99 Cents Only Stores appeal to people of all income levels.
Special programs, including the Company's trademark Extra Special Bargains, a no-fee Layaway plan and a promise to beat "any local competitor's advertised sale price," make right now the best time to visit Ames and bring home some Holiday Bargains by the Bagful(R) for all the kids in your life.
One tongue-in-cheek ad of a few years back suggested that the chain was planning to launch a layaway plan for Christmas.
All major credit cards are accepted, a layaway plan is available with a 10 percent deposit, and all sales are final (no returns) on recycled merchandise.
The company has also reintroduced lower opening prices, reinstituted the layaway plan and retooled marketing programs and circulars that emphasized item values and price-point offerings.
A two-week layaway plan is available with a 30-percent deposit.
A flexible layaway plan is available with 10 percent down.
Returns are accepted within two weeks of purchase, and a flexible layaway plan is available.