ACE Cash Express Announces Third Quarter Conference Call April 20, 2001, 4 p.m. EDT

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from ACE Cash Express, Inc.

    DALLAS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Cash Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: AACE),
 the nation's largest check-cashing chain and a significant provider of related
 retail financial services, announced an investor conference call will be held
 on Friday, April 20, 2001 at 4 p.m. EDT, regarding the release of ACE Cash
 Express third quarter earnings.
     The Company invites you to participate in the conference call by dialing
 (800) 374-1747.  Donald H. Neustadt, chief executive officer, and Jay B.
 Shipowitz, president and chief operating officer, will present the third
 quarter review.
     For your convenience, the conference call will be replayed in its entirety
 beginning at approximately 7 p.m. EDT on April 20th through 7 p.m. EDT on
 April 21th.  If you wish to listen to a replay of this conference call, dial
 (800) 642-1687, provide your last name and use confirmation number 759565.
     In addition, the conference call will be webcast through the Company's
 website at www.acecashexpress.com.
     If you have questions regarding this conference call, please contact Darla
 Smotherman at (972) 550-5037.
 
     About the Company
     ACE Cash Express, Inc. is headquartered in Irving, Texas and is the
 largest owner, operator and franchiser of check-cashing stores in the United
 States.  Founded in 1968, the company has a total network of 1,153 stores,
 consisting of 983 company-owned stores and 170 franchised stores in 34 states
 and the District of Columbia.  ACE also maintains automatic check-cashing
 machines, which provide financial services without the need for a service
 associate, at 71 locations.  ACE offers a broad range of financial and check-
 cashing services and is one of the largest providers of MoneyGram wire
 transfer transactions.  In addition, ACE offers money orders, bill payment
 services, and prepaid local and long distance telecommunication services.
 Under ACE's agreement with Goleta National Bank (GNB), GNB currently makes
 small consumer loans available to customers at various ACE company-owned
 stores.  The company's website is found at www.acecashexpress.com.
 
 

SOURCE ACE Cash Express, Inc.
    DALLAS, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Cash Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: AACE),
 the nation's largest check-cashing chain and a significant provider of related
 retail financial services, announced an investor conference call will be held
 on Friday, April 20, 2001 at 4 p.m. EDT, regarding the release of ACE Cash
 Express third quarter earnings.
     The Company invites you to participate in the conference call by dialing
 (800) 374-1747.  Donald H. Neustadt, chief executive officer, and Jay B.
 Shipowitz, president and chief operating officer, will present the third
 quarter review.
     For your convenience, the conference call will be replayed in its entirety
 beginning at approximately 7 p.m. EDT on April 20th through 7 p.m. EDT on
 April 21th.  If you wish to listen to a replay of this conference call, dial
 (800) 642-1687, provide your last name and use confirmation number 759565.
     In addition, the conference call will be webcast through the Company's
 website at www.acecashexpress.com.
     If you have questions regarding this conference call, please contact Darla
 Smotherman at (972) 550-5037.
 
     About the Company
     ACE Cash Express, Inc. is headquartered in Irving, Texas and is the
 largest owner, operator and franchiser of check-cashing stores in the United
 States.  Founded in 1968, the company has a total network of 1,153 stores,
 consisting of 983 company-owned stores and 170 franchised stores in 34 states
 and the District of Columbia.  ACE also maintains automatic check-cashing
 machines, which provide financial services without the need for a service
 associate, at 71 locations.  ACE offers a broad range of financial and check-
 cashing services and is one of the largest providers of MoneyGram wire
 transfer transactions.  In addition, ACE offers money orders, bill payment
 services, and prepaid local and long distance telecommunication services.
 Under ACE's agreement with Goleta National Bank (GNB), GNB currently makes
 small consumer loans available to customers at various ACE company-owned
 stores.  The company's website is found at www.acecashexpress.com.
 
 SOURCE  ACE Cash Express, Inc.