December 3, 2009:
Nicholas Financial, Inc. (Nasdaq, NICK) today announced the opening of a
new branch office located in Gastonia, North Carolina. The new location
continues the Company's planned expansion of its branch office network,
which now includes, fifty (50) offices in Florida, Georgia, North
Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, Maryland, Kentucky,
Indiana, Alabama and Tennessee. Each of the offices is a full-service
lending and collection facility. Nicholas employees have been working to
develop business in the Gastonia area for several months prior to the
opening of the new location.
The new Gastonia
office is the second (2nd) Nicholas Financial branch established in the
greater Charlotte area and the sixth in the state of North Carolina. The
Company will continue to evaluate potential branch locations in both new
and existing markets. Nicholas Financial acquires and services
automobile and light truck installment sales contracts that it purchases
from new and used car dealers.
Nicholas Financial, Inc. is one of the largest publicly traded specialty
consumer finance companies based in the Southeast. The Company presently
operates out of 50 branch locations in both the Southeast and the
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