First Cash Financial Services, Inc. is an operator of retail-based pawn stores in the United States and Mexico. The Company is also involved in 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. In addition, some of the Company's pawn stores offer small consumer loans or credit services products. The Company owns and operates approximately 1,247 stores in the United States, Mexico and Guatemala. It operates consumer finance stores in Texas and Mexico, which include credit services and small unsecured consumer loans. The items the Company sells primarily consist of pre-owned consumer electronics, jewelry, power tools, household appliances, sporting goods and musical instruments.