Experian Interactive today announced the formation of Experian Interactive Media. The new venture brings together the experience and talent of several Experian Interactive brands that share the common goal of helping consumers make critical decisions that impact their financial situations. Consumers seeking information or access to providers can turn to these free online services.
“This is an exciting time for the brands of Experian Interactive Media,” said Stephen Semprevivo, President of Experian Interactive Media. “Individually, these brands hold their own places in their respective markets, and over the years each has developed its own set of best practices. Together, the Experian Interactive Media brands will be able to draw on each other’s expertise so that they all may continue to deliver exceptional products and services to their clients and to consumers.”
Part of the larger Experian Interactive group, Experian Interactive Media consists of the following brands:
LowerMyBills.com connects interested consumers with service providers that can offer competitive rates and terms. LowerMyBills.com is the one-stop destination that offers savings through relationships with more than 500 service providers across multiple categories, including home loans, credit cards, auto and health insurance, and long-distance and wireless services.
ClassesUSA.com, one of the Web’s leading higher-education portals, connects prospective students with schools offering online and traditional degree and certificate programs. ClassesUSA.com can assist prospective students in finding the programs best suited to advancing their professional goals. Each month, more than 2 million adults visit the site, which boasts more than 300 accredited college and university partners.
ExpertsOnCredit.com provides informational content regarding credit-related topics.
A new brand for the Experian Interactive family, InstantApprovals.com matches consumers with the credit cards that fit their lives.
Affiliate Fuel provides Experian brands, and other external advertisers, with pay-for-performance marketing services. Through Affiliate Fuel’s network of high-quality publishers, advertisers gain access to a wide consumer audience. The majority of Affiliate Fuel’s advertisers are educational institutions.
Independently, each of these brands will continue to fill the needs of their unique client and consumer bases. Together, they will work to generate and implement new ways to enhance the experience for those clients and consumers.
About Experian Interactive Media
Experian Interactive Media is part of Experian Interactive and is comprised of a set of brands including LowerMyBills.com, which connects consumers with service providers that offer competitive rates on home loans and other recurring monthly bills; ClassesUSA.com, which connects prospective students with colleges and universities; InstantApprovals.com, which matches consumers to the credit cards that fit their lives; ExpertsOnCredit.com, which provides informational content regarding credit-related topics; and Affiliate Fuel, which provides Experian brands, and other external companies, with pay-for-performance marketing services. Together, these brands share the common goal of helping consumers make critical decisions that impact their financial situations.
Experian(R) is a global leader in providing information, analytical and marketing services to organizations and consumers to help manage the risk and reward of commercial and financial decisions. Combining its unique information tools and deep understanding of individuals, markets and economies, Experian partners with organizations around the world to establish and strengthen customer relationships and provide their businesses with competitive advantage. For consumers, Experian delivers critical information that enables them to make financial and purchasing decisions with greater control and confidence. Clients include organizations from financial services, retail and catalog, telecommunications, utilities, media, insurance, automotive, leisure, e-commerce, manufacturing, property and government sectors.
Experian Group Limited is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. It has corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, and operational headquarters in Costa Mesa, Calif., and Nottingham, UK. Experian employs approximately 15,500 people in 36 countries worldwide, supporting clients in more than 65 countries. Annual sales are in excess of $3.8 billion.