June 22, 2010 08:00 ET Saved Users $480,000 and an Average of $40 per Person in May 2010

RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwire - June 22, 2010) -  Today, leading coupon site announced that it saved its users a total of $480,000 in May 2010 and an average of $40 per person according to its latest poll results. With 430 responses over a 3-week period, learned that nearly half (46 percent) of its users saved more than $10 using coupon codes from the site and 25 percent saved $76 or more. 

"Interest in coupons is on the rise, and the upward trend is certainly apparent in the lift in coupon redemption we have been seeing month over month at," said Carl Weber, online international marketing manager for "We are thrilled to learn from our users that they are saving an average of $40 on our site, which is more than double what our top competitors are reporting on their sites. As more and more people realize they can save on everything they buy online, we are committed to making sure they can find the very best, most reliable deals on"

According to Inmar, coupon redemption in the U.S. rose 10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2008 -- the first rise in coupon use since the early 1990s -- and total coupon redemption reached 3 billion in 2009. The emergence and rapid growth of online coupons have provided consumers with an easy way to save money every time they shop online or off. Since its launch in 2008, has reported a 535 percent increase in coupon redemption from its site year over year, and the company is seeing increasing interest in coupons for travel, electronics, clothing and home improvement. 

In May 2010, specifically noticed an increase in interest stores like Victoria's Secret and and travel sites like Southwest Airlines. The top search terms in May were "Grad Images" and "Free Delivery." 

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About was founded by Mark Pearson in 2008 to specifically serve the U.S. consumer market and has tripled in market share since its inception. Mark Pearson, founder of Markco Media, has been a pioneer in the online coupon marketplace, creating one of the U.K.'s first and now largest coupon site, MyVoucherCodes. Specializing in online coupons and codes, has more deals than any other coupon site in the U.S., totaling over 90,000 discounts from 15,000+ merchants. To learn more, visit

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