SOURCE: PaylessNow Inc

PaylessNow Inc

December 15, 2010 08:00 ET

Entrepreneur Creates New Twist in Discount Daily Deal Craze -- PaylessNow -- First Mobile Coupon Model Based on Location

NORTHBROOK, IL--(Marketwire - December 15, 2010) - just launched its innovative, location-based savings Website. With 240 service providers already posting their coupons, offers shoppers hundreds of daily deals. Consumers simply enter their home or work address and view a map with pins displaying merchants offering deep discounts in their neighborhood. The site offers discounts on dining, entertainment, sports, beauty, travel packages, dog grooming and daycare, automotive needs, home repairs and more. Create your free account today, and get additional $5.00 absolutely free by entering MW001 promo code. differs from other coupon Websites in several impressive ways:

  • Most other coupon sites offer one deal per day, offers hundreds
  • is region-based and offers consumers applicable deals according to their location and interests
  • offers deep discounts ranging from 50 to 90 percent
  • Savings are accessible immediately and last a minimum of six months after purchase. Consumers can print vouchers from their laptop or desktop or they can purchase deals directly from their iPhone, Android Mobile or BlackBerry
  • Other coupon sites primarily offer deals in large cities and with big box retailers; offers many deals for suburban residents from local mom and pop shops

"There are more than 200 Websites offering coupons. Ours is the only one that applies the real estate mantra, 'location, location, location' to the online savings world," said founder and managing director, Anthony Berg. "This user-friendly model allows consumers to search for deals on products and services in their own backyards."

Berg had a background in sales and owned a mortgage and real estate company for several years. As a busy executive, he enjoyed the convenience of online shopping. In July 2010, he met an Internet developer who shared his dream to create a Website that offered consumers discounts on "anything they want to do, buy or experience." In a matter of months, was born.

The benefit to consumers is clear, but participating merchants also gain from inclusion on the Website. Merchants and service providers pay nothing to provide Website coupons and they receive free exposure to more than 180,000 consumers. does not require an exclusivity agreement and only charges a percentage on goods or services sold. clients also receive lead lists they can use to re-market to those same consumers. Clients can view vouchers sold and the time and location in which they were purchased. This helps merchants learn where they should concentrate their marketing efforts. earned 365 contracts in their first 30 days seeking accounts. Sales teams are in place in Philadelphia, New York City, Savannah, and Miami. In Chicagoland, has Illinois merchants in Cook, Lake, DuPage and Will counties. Berg's sales staff tripled in one week. Therefore, Berg hopes to offer consumer savings nationwide in six to nine months and worldwide in the next 18 months. 

Launched in December 2010, is the first location-based coupon Website in the marketplace. The company has more than 365 merchants under contract and serves Philadelphia, New York, Savannah and Miami. The new site already boasts more than 180,000 subscribers.

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