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Joanne Trout MasterCard Worldwide 914-249-6644

Chase to Harness the Value of MasterCard Easy Savings for Small Businesses

Chase MasterCard Business Cardmembers can access automatic savings on everyday small business purchases through MasterCard program

Purchase, NY, May 18, 2010 - Chase Card Services, a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co. [NYSE:JPM], and MasterCard Worldwide today announced that Chase MasterCard Business Cardmembers will now have access to the small business automatic savings and discounts offered by the MasterCard® Easy Savings™ Program. As part of the program, cardmembers can receive easy, automatic savings every time they use their Chase MasterCard Business Card on eligible charges at over 30,000 participating U.S. merchant locations, which include airlines, hotels, restaurants and other merchants locations visited for everyday purchases like gas, shipping, or even a cup of coffee.

“We know that small businesses are the engine for economic recovery, so we are excited to extend access to the MasterCard Easy Savings Program to our MasterCard Business Cardmembers so that they can worry less about everyday costs and focus more on their future growth,” said Deborah B. Schneider, Senior Manager, Chase Card Services. “Through our participation in the program, Chase is demonstrating its commitment to our small business customers and on providing simple, cost-effective solutions to their business needs that also deliver value and enable smart business decisions.”

“The MasterCard Easy Savings program is an extension of our ongoing commitment to provide small businesses with innovative payment solutions that help them successfully manage and grow their business,” said Eugene DeSilva, Vice President, Product Management, Global Commercial Products, MasterCard Worldwide. “We look forward to providing Chase with a unique opportunity to build customer loyalty with Easy Savings by providing automatic savings to small businesses.”

Savings – which can range from 1-20% off – are automatically applied to cardmembers monthly statements when they use their Chase MasterCard Business Cards at participating merchant locations. These rebates will be applied in addition to merchant discounts and any existing card rewards program. Chase MasterCard small Business cardmembers should visit for details and to register their email to learn about new offers and program updates.

About the MasterCard Easy Savings Program
The MasterCard Easy Savings Program provides MasterCard small business cardholders from small business card issuers with automatic savings through rebates, applied to their statements, at business-relevant merchants across fuel and maintenance, business services, travel and entertainment, and printing and shipping. Participating merchants include the U.S. Postal Service, Fuelman with over 17,500 brand name gas stations, Dunkin’ Donuts, Avis and Microsoft adCenter and others. A full listing of participating merchants and offers can be found at

About JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at

About MasterCard Worldwide
MasterCard Worldwide advances global commerce by providing a critical economic link among financial institutions, businesses, cardholders and merchants worldwide. As a franchisor, processor and advisor, MasterCard develops and markets payment solutions, processes over 22 billion transactions each year, and provides industry-leading analysis and consulting services to financial-institution customers and merchants. Powered by the MasterCard Worldwide Network and through its family of brands, including MasterCard®, Maestro® and Cirrus®, MasterCard serves consumers and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. For more information go to Follow us on Twitter: @mastercardnews.