If you search the internet for rent
to own, you will get 2,880,000 hits. You can
narrow the search down to 43,600 pages by enclosing "rent to
own" in quotes.
Most of us don't get past the first page. As a result, we miss
some true 'Gems of the internet'. One such Rent to Own Gem,
found 45 pages deep in the search results, is Furniture and
Appliances Now, the Jonesboro Arkansas based Rent to Own company
Fred Pearson and Geron Vail.
recently released site is exceptionally well done. Navigation is intuitive, speed
is above average, and I love the company logo.
Happy faces everywhere
The look and feel of the site screams "Get it now and be happy!"
The company name and logo leave no doubt as to the nature of
FAN. The company slogans "We Make Owning Easy" and "Rent Today ~ Own Tomorrow"
on every page. The site reinforces the company's broad selection
of quality products by displaying major brand names: Ashley,
Toshiba, Whirlpool, Sony, RCA, etc. on each page.
Other services offered by FAN (Electronic tax filing and
pre-paid home phone service) are featured prominently. These
additional services increase the value of the relationship
between FAN and it's customers.
FAN RTO is testament to the fact that you don't need a huge site
to get the job done. Surfers, by nature, are an impatient lot
and unwilling to spend more than a few minutes finding what they
want. FAN accomplishes the mission in only 7 pages. The product
page represents all categories, but is kept generic enough to be
The company also allows job seekers to
apply online. Many companies are finding this to be a valuable side benefit
to website operations. Debbie Evans of Furniture and Appliances
Now told RTO Online "We are pleasantly surprised by the number
and quality of employment applications being entered online".
The FAN site was designed by
Site Development, Inc. A Paragould Arkansas based web
Fred Pearson and Geron Vail opened the first FAN Rent-To-Own
store in Trumann, Arkansas with a commitment to their customers
of "making owning easy!" They have continued to open stores
across the state emphasizing customer service and guaranteed
satisfaction. The company currently operates 14 locations.
Mr. Vail is President of the
Rental Dealers Association. Mr. Pearson has been a fixture in the industry for
over 20 years.
Email may be forwarded to FAN
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