Latitude announces new partnership with iconic retailer JB HI-FI

MELBOURNE – 31 May, 2018: Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, is proud to announce a new partnership with JB HI-FI Group.

JB HI-FI Group includes two of Australia’s largest, most respected, home entertainment and household electrical retailers: JB HI-FI and The Good Guys.

JB HI-FI Group will be partnering with Latitude Financial Services to offer a range of promotional interest free offers, providing further flexibility for consumers.

Latitude has more than 1.6 million existing sales finance customers across Australia, who can quickly and easily shop using interest free in any of the approximately 300 JB HI-FI and The Good Guys stores nationally, as well as online with The Good Guys. In addition, new customers can apply quickly and easily at any JB HI-FI or The Good Guys store, or online with Latitude directly.

Latitude Chief Executive Officer, Sean Morrissey, said this announcement provides even more opportunities for consumers.

“We are delighted to be partnering with JB HI-FI Group to provide our customers with further innovative payment solutions.

“It is a privilege to have been selected as the consumer finance partner of JB HI-FI Group. This again demonstrates our relentless focus on delivering the best in product and innovation for both our merchant partners and customers.”

JB HI-FI Group Chief Executive Officer, Richard Murray, said this further enhances the businesses offerings to its customers.

“JB HI-FI and The Good Guys are focussed on delivering frictionless customer experiences instore and online. Latitude’s innovative consumer finance products will extend our unrivalled instore and online customer experience by giving our customers choice on how they chose to transact with us whilst also providing staff with an easy and efficient solution to process interest free purchases.”

About Latitude Financial Services

Latitude Financial Services is a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, offering 2.6 million customers a broad range of finance products including personal loans, credit cards, insurance, and interest-free promotional and retail offers. Across Australia and New Zealand, the business currently employs more than 1,600 staff and services its customers through a network of retailer partners, brokers, phone, and the internet. The company offers a full suite of financing solutions for retail partners, managing credit applications, credit authorisation, billing, remittance, and customer service processing. Its products include Gem Visa, GO MasterCard and 28 Degrees Platinum MasterCard.

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