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ATLANTA and DRAPER, Utah – Home furniture and appliance lender Aaron's In (NYSE:AAN) announced this morning that it has acquired web-based merchandise financier Progressive Finance Holdings, LLC ("Progressive") in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $700 million.

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Maine Senate Kills Franchise Protection Bill

California Rules Forum Selection Clause in Limited License Agreement Enforceable

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March Chain Store Sales Rebound 3.6%

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Oppose Minimum Wage Increases!

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Franchising Blamed for Lower Wages

Robbing Retirement and the Taxman?

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Menu Engineering: Raise Your Restaurant Profits Up to 15 Percent or More

Quiznos Bankruptcy Could Have Roots in Franchisee's Suicide

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Terminated Franchisee Gets $512k, Pays $1,727 In Royalties

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