ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Payless Car Sales recently announced that it has entered into an agreement with to provide a white-labeled, Web-based auto finance center for

"Selling online is all about providing the customer with a transparent and easily navigable Web site, and we do everything possible to make the process as intuitive as possible," said Mike Harley, Payless' president and chief operating officer. "The platform is very user friendly, and we are confident that our customers will appreciate the tools and added convenience that it provides."

"We are thrilled to have Payless Car Sales join the Powered By Auto Finance Center marketplace lending platform," said Greg Thibodeau, chief executive officer of

"Payless customers can now access the Payless branded Powered By: Auto Finance Center online and obtain up to four loan offers choosing the loan offer that best meet their need," he added. "This in turn provides Payless Car Sales dealers with approved customers ready to buy. Dealers sell more cars, and the customers have a great car-buying experience".

Payless said it is pleased to add's next-generation software onto its Web site and is confident that the company's platform will improve both its customers' satisfaction level and dealer's monthly sales figures.

"Providing our customers with the best technology and a superior online buying experience is one way we protect our brand and is a key element in our success and continued expansion," officials noted.