Upbound Group, doing business as Rent-A-Center, has a policy requiring suppliers to have LGBTQ non-discrimination policies and does not have policy protecting employees from viewpoint discrimination. However, the company does not use its image or funds to support ideological causes or organizations hostile to freedom of expression. Rent-A-Center has not terminated business relationships due to views or beliefs. For these reasons, Rent-A-Center receives a Lower Risk rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
Rent-A-Center has written policy requiring suppliers not to discriminate on the basis of LGBTQ identity (1). The company has not publicly fired customers, suppliers, or vendors based on views or beliefs.
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Rent-A-Center does not publicly disclose its charitable giving policies (1).
Employment policies fail to protect against discrimination based on political affiliation/views and/or religion.
Rent-A-Center does not have written policy protecting its employees from viewpoint discrimination (1).
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
Rent-a-center has not used its corporate reputation to advance ideological causes.
Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.
There are no publicly known cases of Rent-A-Center donating to ideological groups hostile to freedom of expression (1).
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May 12, 2023
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