Katapult pledges financial support and relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida
PLANO, Texas, September 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Katapult, an e-commerce-focused fintech company, today announced plans to help customers and communities directly affected by Hurricane Ida.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the communities devastated by Hurricane Ida. Our primary concern is the safety and well-being of our customers, business partners and the communities that have been devastated by this storm, ”said Orlando Zayas, CEO of Katapult. “Our Katapult team is working quickly to facilitate support and bring relief to those who need it so they can focus on what is most important – their safety.”
As part of its plan to assist surrounding communities, Katapult is taking the following measures:
Donation of $ 50,000 to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts in Louisiana and Mississippi. The donation will help evacuation shelters provide services and supplies to those affected.
Extend hardship assistance to customers in affected areas through temporary payment reductions on regular lease payments. Any active Katapult customer can contact the 24/7 customer support team to communicate their difficulties and receive assistance with payment discounts.
In addition, Katapult is reaching out to its customers and business partners located in the directly affected area to see how they can further support them during this difficult time. Katapult remains committed to helping customers, business partners and communities recover from the impact of Hurricane Ida.
Katapult’s customer support team can be reached by calling 1-833-KATAPULT (528-2785) or by taking advantage of the 24/7 live chat at https://go.katapult.com/chat.
Katapult (NASDAQ: KPLT) is the leading omnichannel lease-buy platform, providing alternative solutions for retailers and consumers. As a FinTech company, Katapult provides cutting edge technology that integrates seamlessly with online platforms, enabling our business partners to expand their customer base, increase transactions and increase revenue. Katapult’s consumer-centric focus ensures an efficient application and approval process while providing transparent and responsive payment terms. Katapult partners with hundreds of retailers across the United States and millions of authorized consumers to create new opportunities for point-of-sale transactions. To keep up with the latest announcements, visit Katapult news page. To learn more about Katapult, Click here.
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