Cash America International is a diversified specialty finance company. The organization serves the needs of the under-banked segment of the population. Cash America is among the market leaders in secured, non-recourse lending to individuals, commonly known as pawn loans. The company operates almost 450 pawnshops in the United States under the brand names Cash America Pawn and SuperPawn. Cash America also provides other financial services through its network of lending locations or subsidiary companies. Check cashing services are provided through Mr. Payroll check cashing centers. In addition, short-term cash advances are provided through most of the company s pawn shops and Cash America branded Payday Advance locations as well as through its wholly owned subsidiary, Cashland.