IRVING, Texas —, a Horizon Digital Finance company, announced this week that it has partnered with TransUnion's to launch a comprehensive credit center on its site.

The new online credit center, powered by debuted earlier this month.

Access to free credit education information as well as the subscription-based, three-bureau credit monitoring services, credit scores and other tools are available to, according to the company.

"In addition to the same-as-cash buying power we've delivered to consumers since 2003, we're now able to provide our customers with valuable credit expertise from established leaders in the industry," explained Greg Thibodeau, chief executive officer of

", with a decade of experience in this space, was a natural fit for us and for the many consumers who look to as a trusted resource when purchasing automobiles," he continued.

Lucy Duni, vice president of consumer education at TransUnion's, went on to add, "Once you understand how the credit reporting system works, what your credit history says about you and the interest rate to which you're likely entitled, you're instantly empowered.

"With the tools and resources in credit center, consumers embarking on the purchase of a new or used automobile can be well prepared to get the financing deal they deserve," she concluded.