CareCredit Expands Acceptance to Rite Aid Stores

CareCredit Card Can Now Be Used at Rite Aid Locations for Pharmacy
Services and Purchases

a leading provider of healthcare financing, today announced its health,
wellness and personal care credit card is now accepted for prescriptions
and general merchandise purchases in all of Rite Aid’s nearly 4,600
stores in the United States.

In addition to prescription and general merchandise purchases*,
CareCredit can also be used for out-of-pocket expenses at RediClinics,
located inside select Rite Aid locations, and for in-store health
screenings and clinical services such as vaccinations.

The agreement with Rite Aid expands CareCredit acceptance beyond its
traditional healthcare provider network to a total of more than 195,000
healthcare providers and health-focused retailers nationally.

“We continually talk with our cardholder community about how we can make
CareCredit more convenient and valuable in helping consumers prepare for
and manage their health and wellness expenses,” said Dave Fasoli,
executive vice president and CEO, CareCredit. “Broadening acceptance to
Rite Aid stores is the latest step in our ongoing efforts to provide
more ways for cardholders to use CareCredit for their pharmaceutical,
health and personal care needs.”

CareCredit’s more than 10 million cardholders now have added flexibility
to manage both unexpected and everyday health and personal care
expenses. Acceptance of CareCredit also provides Rite Aid customers with
more payment options to help meet their healthcare needs. The Acceptance
at can be accessed online or via a mobile
device to find where the card can be used, including Rite Aid stores.

Detailed program information, tools and resources, and an application to
apply for the CareCredit card are available at
or (800) 677-0718.

* Excludes gift cards

About CareCredit®

For nearly 30 years, CareCredit,
from Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF),
has helped millions of people pay for needed and desired care and health
expenses. CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card
accepted through a national network of more than 195,000 healthcare
providers and health-focused retailers, including Rite Aid. For more
information on CareCredit, call 800-300-3046 or visit
For more information about Synchrony Financial visit


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