SUMmedia.com Inc.’s [www.savingumoney.com], and e-commerce solutions provider E-xact Transactions Ltd. announced the signing of an agreement that calls for E-xact’s real-time payment solutions to power savingumoney.com’s coupon design and hosting transactions on the site. The self-service “online coupon store” offers merchants the world’s first fully Web-constructed online coupons. Our secure transaction “ubuild” coupon service is accessible through [https://ubuild.savingumoney.com].
Designed to empower consumers to make their own choices for discounted purchases worldwide, savingumoney.com now offers merchants the opportunity to build their own coupons directly on the savingumoney.com site. Once merchants complete the “do-it-yourself” coupon design process in a matter of minutes with user-friendly wizards, they can pay for the coupon hosting on the savingumoney site. E-xact’s transaction service debits the merchant’s credit card in real-time, on a monthly basis or as per other specific payment terms.
! In addition to its powerful transaction processing software, which easily integrates into all major platforms and interfaces with major banks in North America, E-xact provides detailed browser-based reports for its customers that allow businesses such as SUMmedia.com to make more informed and timely decisions. For example, authorized users can `tap in’ at any time to check on sales performance in real time, accessing data on its various sales locations, credit card usage, revenue comparisons, etc.
“We chose E-xact to power the transactions with our business partners worldwide because they offered a flexible, easy-to-integrate technology solution,” said Grant Petersen, CEO of SUMmedia.com. “In addition, E-xact offers us a powerful intelligence tool that provides value-added analysis and tracking reports that allow us to check on our site’s performance at anytime from any location.”
“E-xact offers e-commerce solutions to a variety of businesses to facilitate transactions and provide critical management information,” said Ted Henderson, President and CEO of E-xact Transactions. “While SUMmedia.com management is empowered to monitor savingumoney.com’s performance through E-xact’s intelligence reports, their customers experience a seamless online transaction to get started, as well as flexible online billing with the option to continue the program or make changes.”
About E-xact Transactions Ltd.
With customers in the U.S. and Canada, E-xact Transaction’s popular online transaction software offers a robust e-commerce solution for companies selling goods and services in a variety of settings. Built with flexible architecture, E-xact’s software can be easily integrated into a wide range of platforms. Included in this transaction processing solution is a suite of browser-based, value-added reporting modules that enable merchants to better analyze and manage their e-commerce business in real time.
E-xact’s downloadable software, available from its website [www.e-xact.com], can process all leading forms of credit card payments and is certified to process transactions with major banks in North America.
Founded in Vancouver in 1998, E-xact Transactions Ltd. redomiciled to the state of Delaware in July of 1999 and established U.S. headquarters in Lakewood, CO in December of 1999. E-xact continues to operate its international office in Vancouver and its stock is currently traded on the Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX: EXZ.U).
About SUMmedia.com Inc.
Founded in 1999, SUMmedia.com (NASD OTC BB: ISUM) is a consumer and small business empowering company that provides online coupons through its eCoupon portal, savingumoney.com. SUMmedia.com’s products and services enable the millions of smaller companies without Web expertise to easily and inexpensively increase their sales by using the eCouponing phenomenon to target and entice shoppers. savingumoney.com cumulatively hosts more than 19,000 coupons worldwide for redemption in major centers across Canada, the United States, Hong Kong and Australia.