PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

Buddys Home Furnishings
Rent A Center

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Overview

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Rent A Center was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Feb 4, 2008 and since then this brand received 1826 reviews. It is 1304 reviews more than Buddys Home Furnishings received since Jun 6, 2014.

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Consumer Ratings

299 out of 1894 in Furniture and Decor category
267 out of 1894 in Furniture and Decor category
295 in category
294 in category
Customer service
224 in category
218 in category
Price Affordability
298 in category
375 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Rent A Center ranks 32 points higher in the Furniture and Decor category than Buddys Home Furnishings. People gave Buddys Home Furnishings 1.5 stars for Staff criterion in Furniture and Decor category and it is 282 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Rent A Center was rated 1.5 stars for Staff criterion in this category and it is 283 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Customer service criterion, than we see that Rent A Center has a higher rating than Rent A Center. Regarding Price Affordability criterion, consumers gave Buddys Home Furnishings 2 stars and it is 51% worse than other in category. Rent A Center however was rated 1.8 stars and it is 65% worse than other in category.

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Rating Details

1.5 (244 reviews)
1.5 (383 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

The staff confronted my fiancé on the sidewalk in front of the store telling him that she would talk to our apartment manager (who she is supposedly friends with) and have her open my apartment so that they may get their stuff. When we spoke with the manager at another store he tried to get the...


They were supposed to deliver a washer and dryer to my home yesterday and was told they couldnt do it bc all but one staff member called off and now today they said they could not find my house and all they found was a corn field when im two miles down from hwy 20 and 73 intersection. I asked...

Curtis B
Customer service
1.4 (235 reviews)
1.4 (405 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I am trying to reach corporate because of Kilgore Texas buddy’s poor customer service along with their lies. I bought a leather sofa, a washing machine, a tv stand, and a recliner. When I called on the week of September 20th to check my pay off it was 1200 I told them I would be in on the first to...


...It’s a shame customer service sucks and the incompetence is so real. Smh...

Gloryvee M
Price Affordability
2 (224 reviews)
1.8 (341 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

after they picked up the sofas they called me and stated that the weekly price of the tables was going up because i broke up the "Bundle" so i asked were dose it say that in the contract if i return half the merchandise that the price will change? they couldn't show me! then the manager said its...

Gerald B

...When ask to have the price reduced the mgr Daniel got smart and said there was nothing he could do, nor I. I would appreciate a response to this issue. Home #410-548-2383, cell#443-366-3156...


Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Pros and Cons

  • Delevery guys are nice
  • I just want someone to come and get them out of my way
  • Style of furniture
  • Unlikely to recommend it to anyone
  • Quality of items
  • No credit needed
  • Management or customer service
  • Unprofessional
  • Customer service
  • Horrible customer service
  • Inability to work with me
  • Bad service

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I have always had a great experience at buddys in Lubbock, TX. I will use Buddys before any other rental company alike....


I was low income, went into Rent A Center to be able to try and afford the washer. They ask me what date my cash...

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Buddys. Oh buddys! Scam artist. I will NEVER i repeat NEVER rent from buddys EVER again!!!!!! These people will harass...


I used rac and it was worst service ever. First they said they had mattress in stock. After paying down payment they...

Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Payment has been resolved and I'm very happy. Will rent from again because I've never issues until today.

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I went in to check on washer &;;;;; fridge & and; possibly tv & gaming system & talk to...

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Buddys Home Furnishings and Rent A Center Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Buddys Home Furnishings Customer Care (141 reviews)
  • Buddys Home Furnishings Manager (87 reviews)
  • Buddys Home Furnishings Furniture Leasing (30 reviews)
  • Rent A Center Manager (286 reviews)
  • Rent A Center Customer Care (164 reviews)
  • Rent A Center Account (82 reviews)