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June 17, 2015 08:45 ET

U.S. Money Shops Celebrates Grand Opening of New Store in Athens, TN

CLEVELAND, TN--(Marketwired - June 17, 2015) - U.S. Money Shops, a trendsetting mega pawnshop chain located throughout Tennessee and Georgia, is proud to announce the grand opening of its newest store, U.S. Money Pawn, in Athens, TN. The new 23,000 square foot store, located at 2110 Congress Parkway South, will be celebrating its grand opening over the course of two weeks, with weekend events on June 19-20 and June 26-27.

"We are excited to introduce our eleventh store, U.S. Money Pawn, to the Athens community," said U.S. Money Shops President and Chief Operating Officer Glen Coronis. "We have a huge selection of brand-name guns, electronics, jewelry, sporting goods, and more, so there's something here for everybody."

On the first day of the grand opening, representatives from SCCY Industries, a leading manufacturer of affordable, American-made firearms, will be at the store showcasing their CPX line of handguns. The grand opening events on both weekends will feature giveaways, exclusive merchandise, free food and drinks, and special offers, such as free ice for any customer who brings along their Yeti cooler.

To cap off the grand opening festivities, each of the 11 U.S. Money Shops stores will give away one SCCY CPX-1 pistol. To enter for a chance to win, anyone over the age of 21 can visit any U.S. Money Shops location Friday and Saturday, June 19-20 and June 26-27. Restrictions apply. See store for details. The 11 winners will be announced on Thursday, July 2.

"This grand opening event is so big, we couldn't contain it to just one store," Coronis said. "No matter which U.S. Money Shops or U.S. Money Pawn you're closest to, we hope you can come out and help us celebrate!"

For more information about the grand opening in Athens, visit U.S. Money Shops on Facebook and Twitter. To learn more about the new U.S. Money Pawn, go to USMoneyPawn.com or call 423-745-8920.

About U.S. Money Shops

The first U.S. Money Shops was established in 2006 with the goal of creating a better, more welcoming pawn experience. Since then, the U.S. Money Shops brand has grown to include 11 locations, ten U.S. Money Shops and one U.S. Money Pawn, throughout Tennessee and Georgia.

In addition to pawn services and buying and selling items, U.S. Money Shops offers financial services such as check cashing, U.S. Money Prepaid MasterCard®, Western Union® money transfer, FREE money orders, cash for unused gift cards, and much more. Select U.S. Money Shops stores offer title loans and short-term loans.

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