MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2007--LeaseTrader.com has
ranked U.S. Bank tops in customer satisfaction when it comes to
flexible automobile lease financing. LeaseTrader.com found the
companies in its survey ranked highest in terms of program options,
lease transfer times and overall customer responsiveness.
"We're thrilled to have been recognized by a third-party that has
deep knowledge of the auto finance industry as well as a secure grasp
of the customer's needs and desires," said Tom Wirth, president of
indirect lending at U.S. Bank. "Our customers have told us that with
their repeat business, and this recognition validates our effort to
provide excellent customer service."
Some of the factors that elevated companies to the top of the list
were the structure of the auto lease contract and complete customer
experience, programs and contracts that offer optimum flexibility that
adapts with the customer's automotive needs, and the offering of
competitive deals that combine high residual values with low money
factors and acquisition fees.
"LeaseTrader.com customers enjoy working with finance companies
that offer the freedom and flexibility to adjust their automotive
needs when life situations take place," said Sergio Stiberman, chief
executive officer and founder of LeaseTrader.com. "Ranked first
overall by our customers, U.S. Bank has shown a strong commitment to
enhancing the auto lease transfer concept by providing
customer-friendly programs and excellent responsiveness."
LeaseTrader.com is an innovative provider of auto lease transfers
that easily and affordably matches people looking to transfer car
leases. Available to users nationwide, the service helps to match
individuals looking to get out of their car lease early, with people
looking for short-term leases. Privately held and founded in 1998,
LeaseTrader.com is headquartered in Miami. For more information, visit
www.leasetrader.com or call 800-770-0207.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with $223 billion in assets, is the
parent company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The company operates 2,499 banking offices and 4,867
ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products
to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the
web at www.usbank.com.
CONTACT: U.S. Bank Media Relations
Teri Charest, 612-303-0732
SOURCE: U.S. Bank