First Cash Financial Services, Inc. is an operator of retail-based pawn stores in the United States and Mexico. The Company's primary business is the operation of full-service pawn stores, which engage in retail sales, the purchase of secondhand goods, as well as offer consumer financial services products. Its pawn stores generate retail sales from the merchandise acquired through collateral forfeitures and over-the-counter purchases from customers. The Company's pawn stores are a source for small consumer loans to help customers meet their short-term cash needs. In addition, some of the Company's pawn stores offer small consumer loans or credit services products. The Company has approximately 1,005 locations across United States and Mexico. It also operates a small number of stand-alone consumer finance stores in Texas and Mexico, which provide consumer financial services products, including credit services and small unsecured consumer loans.