Advance America, Cash Advance Center, located in Spartanburg, S.C., is one of the largest providers of payday cash advance services in the United States. It has more than 2,600 centers in over 35 states in the United States. The company has been providing payday cash advance services, such as small-denomination, short-term, unsecured advances that are typically due on the customer's next payday since its inception in 1997. Apart from providing payday loans, it also offers other services, such as check cashing services, title loans, and money orders and transfers. Advance America, Cash Advance Centers, is a member of the Community Financial Services Association of America, which promotes laws and regulations that balance the interests of the payday loan industry.