Money Mart Financial Services is a leading provider of financial services in North America. For 40 years we've been committed to providing financial solutions that meet the evolving needs of consumers and business owners.

Backed by a retail network of over 700 locations and robust digital and mobile platforms, we provide access to cash and related products to help our customers achieve their goals. Our highly skilled workforce puts customers first in everything we do.

Our customers are typically in the subprime part of the credit spectrum. Many have impaired credit histories and may not qualify for traditional credit products. We are proud to say, "yes," when others won't.

Our services include long, medium, and short-term loans, check cashing services, money transfers, and prepaid debit card services. Wherever customers are on their financial journey, Money Mart Financial Services provides solutions.

What We Stand For

VISION

We will be the preferred provider of funding solutions to address customers’ immediate financial needs

MISSION

We serve our customers with straightforward, relevant products that meet their evolving financial needs

VALUES

  • We are Principled

  • We communicate in a Candid manner

  • We hold ourselves and each other Accountable

  • We work in a Collaborative manner

  • We value Diverse teams

  • We are Respectful to ourselves, each other, and our environment

  • We hold ourselves to High Standards

  • We are Consistent in our actions

  • We are Courageous and speak up for what we believe in

OUR STORY

Founded in 1979 as Dollar Financial Group, Inc., Money Mart Financial Services has been providing accessible, convenient financial solutions to credit challenged and underserved consumers for four decades.

Today, we serve 2 million people annually with diverse and innovative financial products such as loans, check cashing, money transfer and prepaid cards. Through this ever-evolving suite of services, we empower customers to manage their finances and improve their lives.

We are a regulated company that embraces compliance as a means of better serving our customers. Everything we do starts with a foundation of fairness and adherence to all applicable laws, regulations, and our own guiding principles.

We believe in giving back to the communities where we live and work. With the generous support of our customers and staff, we proudly contribute approximately $500,000 annually to charities and non-profit organizations.

OUR PEOPLE

Our People. Our Strength

Glen Wakeman

Chief Executive Officer

Glen Wakeman is a global consumer financial services executive with twenty years' experience as a leader in complex global financial organizations.

Glen became the CEO of Money Mart Financial Services in January of 2017, assuming responsibility for enterprise transformation and growth. By focusing on data analytics, six sigma efficiency, and embedding compliance in our day-to-day routines, he has modernized the organization to facilitate continued evolution and growth.

Prior to joining Money Mart Financial Services, during his 20-year career at GE Capital, Glen had roles of increasing responsibility in operations, technology, business development, P&L leadership, country leadership and regional leadership. In a 5-year period, he built the GE Money Latin America Region from a start up to a 9-country region with 17,000 employees, 1000 branches, and a wide range of lending and fee products that serviced over 5 million customers.

Glen's experience is diverse. He has lived in 6 countries and worked in 33. He has served as CEO of a regional bank, co-founder of a software start-up, writer, board member, strategic advisor and CEO coach. He received his formative training at GE Capital and the University of Chicago.

Brett Goodwin

Chief Financial Officer

Brett Goodwin joined Money Mart Financial Services as our Chief Financial Officer in September 2017. Brett brings over 30 years of leadership experience across most aspects of the finance discipline, including Capital Markets, Treasury, FP&A, Audit, and business line CFO roles.

Prior to joining Money Mart Financial Services, Brett held numerous finance and risk management leadership roles at GE Capital. Most recently he served as Managing Director of GE Corporate Treasury, where he led the implementation of an interest rate risk management program, finance fund transfer system, and supported GE Capital America’s divestiture activities. Brett was also CFO of GE Capital’s corporate lending, capital markets, and Canadian business units. In addition, he was CFO of a special risk unit created to manage through the financial crisis in 2008.

Brett holds a BA in Economics from Hobart College and an MBA from Boston College.

Jim Odell

General Counsel

Jim Odell is Money Mart Financial Services’ EVP and General Counsel. He brings over 30 years of international experience in the financial services and banking industries in both in-house general counsel roles and private practice.

Prior to joining Money Mart Financial Services in April 2017, Jim served in general counsel roles at UBS and the Corporate and Investment Bank at Citigroup, where he advised on many of the industry’s most significant transactions and regulatory matters, most notably during the financial crisis and its aftermath. He was a partner and the head of the financial services and capital markets teams at several prominent NY-based law firms. In private practice, Jim concentrated on M&A, finance, and financial services, banking and securities regulation.

Jim's experience extends to a wide range of businesses within the financial services industry, including commercial and investment banking, consumer and private banking, brokerage, asset management, fintechs, non-bank lending and financial services, payment services, settlement and clearing. He has an established record of leading large, complex legal and compliance teams, as well as liaising with federal and state banking and commercial regulatory authorities, including the Federal Reserve, the US Treasury, the CFPB, federal and state business, securities and banking regulators, and law enforcement.

Greg Hall

Chief Marketing Officer

Greg Hall, an experienced marketing executive and business leader, is Money Mart Financial Services' Chief Marketing Officer. He is responsible for the company's marketing and product strategy, including brand management, retail advertising, digital outreach, and new product development. He also oversees credit and fraud risk, and analytics.

Greg previously served as Chief Marketing Officer at Elevate, a leading provider of online credit solutions for non-prime consumers, and was instrumental in supporting Elevate through a successful IPO. He has held leadership roles at Capital One Auto Finance and HSBC Auto Finance, and worked as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Greg was also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of an apparel company.

Greg earned a BS in Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University and an MBA in Finance and Management & Strategy from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

Angela Celestin

Chief Human Resources Officer

Angela Celestin is a seasoned, business-focused HR professional who joined Money Mart Financial Services as Chief Human Resources Officer in 2018. She leads the organization's people strategy and is focused on enhancing all stages of the employee lifecycle.

Angela previously led HR, Compensation and Training as Chief Human Resources Officer at OneMain Financial. Following the 2015 consolidation of OneMain Financial and Springleaf Financial, she was instrumental in integrating the teams through strategic culture change, diversity and inclusion, and talent development initiatives.

Prior to OneMain, Angela delivered business growth through strong HR thought leadership for several industry giants including Citi, Pepsi-Cola, RR Donnelley and OneMain Financial.

Angela holds a BS in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.

Mark McNally

Executive Vice President, Retail Operations

Mark McNally leads Money Mart Financial Services' strategic planning, management and execution for retail as Executive Vice President, Retail Operations. His deep business experience and commitment to integrity, excellence, and teamwork drive the organization's performance and culture.

With over 25 years of experience in a variety of roles, Mark has been an instrumental leader through much of the company's history. He began his career as a Branch Manager, progressing to District Manager and Regional Vice President in the Canadian market, most notably the Ontario & East territories.

Prior to assuming his current role, Mark led Money Mart’s Operations Support functions, providing strategic leadership in the areas of real estate, contact centers, operational controls, loss prevention, and communications.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics from Concordia University

Sankha Ghosh

Chief Information Officer

Money Mart Financial Services’ CIO since 2018, Sankha Ghosh is responsible for technology transformation and digitization of the enterprise. Sankha brings over 25 years of IT leadership experience and expertise in enterprise data management, analytics, process automation, AI/ML, digital technology innovation, banking/lending platform implementation, organizational design, and talent optimization.”

Most recently Sankha held the position of SVP, Technology at Synchrony Financial. In this role he led a team of 250 IT professionals to drive technology strategy and initiatives across enterprise operations, contact centers and consumer bank. Most notably, his team was responsible for the re-platform of their online banking technology.

Prior to Synchrony, Sankha held numerous IT leadership roles within GE Capital business units, including Commercial Lending and Leasing, Consumer Finance, Digital Banking, Treasury and Asset Management.

Earlier in his career at GE, Sankha graduated from GE’s 2-year Executive Management Program. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and Computer Information Systems.

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Money Mart Financial Services Products

With two million customers and 3,000 customer-focused employees, Money Mart Financial Services is one of the largest providers of alternative financial solutions North America. We offer a variety of products both online and through our 700 retail locations in the United States and Canada. We provide convenient access to cash in a fair, compliant and customer-centric way.
  • Canada
  • US
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Canada

We operate approximately 500 retail stores in Canada under the Money Mart® and Insta Cheques® (Quebec) brands. Our Canadian locations offer unsecured short, medium, and long-term consumer loans, cheque cashing, Western Union® money transfers, reloadable Mastercard® prepaid debit cards, and other ancillary products. Many services are available online at www.moneymart.ca and www.instacheques.ca.

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USA

Through our approximately 200 Money Mart® and The Check Cashing Store® locations in the United States, we offer consumer loans, check cashing, Western Union®, reloadable Mastercard® prepaid debit cards, and other ancillary products. Many services are also available online at www.moneymart.com or www.thecheckcashingstore.com.

*Product availability may vary by state

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