Launched in 1999, Ebates is a United States-based cashback/rebate site carrying over coupons and offers from over 2,000 online retailers today. Among the many online retailers EBates works with are Macy’s, Walmart, Kohl’s, Sephora, J. Crew, and more.
It manages a popular affiliate network that also features its offers from which EBates receives a commission. The company then shares that commission with members. Several popular “cashback” companies and apps were acquired and merged into Ebates like FatWallet, Shopular, and AnyCoupons.
It’s platforms include its standard Cash Back Button that is a browser extension alerting registered shoppers when the are visiting a participating vendor, an Ebates app for both Android and iOS that features price comparisons and push notifications, and an In-Store cashback program for shopping its partner merchant’s offline brick and mortar stores.