PLS Receives StAR Award from INFiN for its Store Appearance Best Practices in Wilmington, California

CHICAGO, IL. December 15, 2023 – PLS was honored by INFiN, a Financial Services Alliance, and the leading national association representing the licensed consumer financial services industry, with its prestigious StAR Award for their store location at 111 West Pacific Coast Highway in Wilmington, CA.

The INFIN StAR award is given annually to consumer financial service providers who demonstrate a successful application of INFIN’s store appearance best practices. PLS was recognized as a model for the industry for providing an inviting store appearance that builds customer engagement, and a clean inviting community-focused financial service center. The award was presented to PLS at the MoneyTrends 2023 conference in Nashville, TN.

“Our guiding principle, Because You Deserve Better!® remains in our minds when we design stores like the Wilmington, California location. We are honored to receive the StAR Award and for the recognition of our team’s commitment to providing our customers with a welcoming store environment,” said Bob Wolfberg, President, PLS.

About PLS®

PLS, headquartered in Chicago operates over 200 community financial services centers across the country. PLS believes that customers deserve better service than is available in the marketplace to meet their critical financial needs. PLS financial service centers offer free money orders, check cashing, Xpectations!® Prepaid Mastercard, money transfer services, and bill payments. Some PLS locations offer auto insurance, vehicle license, and registration services. PLS Auto is our automobile dealership located in Indiana. PLS employs over 3,000 team members from the neighborhoods it serves. Visit PLS at for additional information on products and services.

About INFiN

INFiN, a Financial Services Alliance, is the leading national trade association representing the diverse and innovative consumer financial services industry. Formerly Financial Service Centers of America (FiSCA), INFiN members deliver critical products and services to meet U.S. consumers’ ever-evolving needs and expectations, enabling essential financial inclusion and stability. For more information, visit