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Aug 27, 2013, 12:03 ET

BillFloat Expands SmartPay Lease-to-Own Program to Help Consumers Save Big on Smartphones, Accessories

BillFloat, Inc., today launched a major expansion of its SmartPay mobile device financing program that gives consumers across the country an...

Aug 14, 2013, 11:37 ET

Financial Law Expert Neil Peretz Joins BillFloat as General Counsel

BillFloat, a leading provider of flexible credit services that help consumers manage cash flow challenges, today announced that prominent consumer...

May 22, 2013, 11:00 ET

BillFloat's SmartPay Expands Pilot Program to RadioShack

 BillFloat, Inc., a leading innovator in consumer credit delivery, today announced it is piloting its SmartPay instant financing option...

Mar 26, 2013, 09:00 ET

BillFloat Survey Finds 40% of Americans Would Abstain from Sex to Avoid Paying Bills

If giving up sex for a month got their bills paid, four in ten Americans would skip time between the sheets, a new national consumer survey...

Jan 17, 2013, 08:00 ET

BillFloat Secures $21 Million in Funding For Innovative Credit Delivery Platform

 BillFloat, Inc., a leading innovator in consumer credit delivery, today announced that it raised $21 million in new investment funding to...

Jan 31, 2012, 08:00 ET

Consumer Survey Finds One in Five Women Would Abstain from Sex for Six Months to Avoid Paying Monthly Bills

A new survey(1) examined American's bill payment behavior and found that more than one-third (35 percent) of consumers are struggling to pay their...

Jan 25, 2012, 08:00 ET

BillFloat Signs 40 Year Banking Expert to Expand Relationships with Banks, Advancing Adoption of Alternative Consumer Credit Offerings

   BillFloat, Inc., the nation's only provider of "more time to pay" credit and underwriting solutions for consumer bill payment,...

Jan 24, 2012, 08:00 ET

Florida Residents Have a New Way to Keep the Lights on When Finances are Tight

   BillFloat, Inc., the nation's only bill payment provider to give consumers more time to pay when they need it, announced...

Oct 25, 2011, 09:15 ET

Leading Automotive Financing and Insurance Companies Put BillFloat in the Driver's Seat to Deliver a New Payment Option for Their Customers

BillFloat, Inc., the nation's only bill payment provider to give consumers more time to pay when they need it, announced today that more than 1...

Sep 22, 2011, 11:00 ET

BillFloat CEO Testifies 'Too Scared to Lend' a Growing Problem in Consumer Lending

Financial services entrepreneurs are leading the charge to service the growing number of the unbanked and under-banked in America. This was the...

Jul 26, 2011, 09:28 ET

AlwaysOn Names BillFloat as a Top Private Company

BillFloat Inc., the nation's only online payment option that lends consumers time to pay their monthly bills, today announced that business...

May 10, 2011, 15:31 ET

BillFloat Launches 'Less is More' Responsible Consumer Lending Program

 BillFloat, Inc., the nation's only provider of small-dollar loans for consumer bill payment, announced today that it has launched its Less is...