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LendingUSA Announces Industry Partnership with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Leading provider of financing solutions teams up with veterinary surgeon organization to offer financing to pet owners for veterinary surgery procedures.

SHERMAN OAKS, CA (October 21, 2016) — LendingUSA, a leader in consumer financing solutions for veterinary surgery practices and other specialties, has entered into a partnership with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS), the company announced today.

The three-year partnership with the ACVS, the standard bearer for advanced professionalism in veterinary surgery, includes year-round visibility and recognition for LendingUSA, joint programs between the two organizations, and ongoing face-to-face meetings with ACVS leadership.

“We’re excited to be working with an organization like ACVS,” says Mike Testa, President of LendingUSA. “We’re working to build the most practice-friendly financing solution that is better for veterinary surgeons as well as pet owners, and our new partnership will go a long way towards helping us accomplish that goal.”

“As a member and Chair of the ACVS Board of Regents, it’s great to see LendingUSA and ACVS partner to increase opportunities for veterinary surgeons,” adds Gary Baxter, VMD, MS, DACVS. “LendingUSA is clearly demonstrating its commitment to excellence in veterinary surgery.”

As an Industry Partner and sponsor, LendingUSA exhibited and hosted events at the 2016 ACVS Surgery Summit, which took place October 6-8 in Seattle. Testa adds, “our attendance at the Surgery Summit was a huge success. We had a lot of interest from veterinary surgeon groups and we look forward to returning again next year.”

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About the American College of Veterinary Surgeons
The mission of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) is to advance the art and science of surgery and promote excellence in animal health care through research, education and service to the public. The ACVS defines the standards of surgical excellence for the profession, promotes advancements in veterinary surgery, and provides the latest in surgical educational programs. By fostering the highest standards of excellence in veterinary surgery, the ACVS is helping the veterinary profession achieve its goals of providing outstanding service to the public and care to animals.

About LendingUSA
LendingUSA specializes in point of sale and direct-to-consumer financing solutions with a special focus on a wide range of medical services and consumer goods. The company’s proprietary technology combines traditional and next generation underwriting and fraud detection techniques to approve loan applications in real-time – often in a matter of seconds. LendingUSA builds strong relationships with its merchant partners by providing the tools and training necessary for them to provide the appropriate financing to customers at their point of need. All loans are made by Cross River Bank, a New Jersey State Chartered bank, Member FDIC.

Media Contact: 
Johannes Haze
(800) 994-6177

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