CHICAGO, Nov. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, holiday shoppers will earn shares of stock in an upcoming IPO just by shopping. And they'll save money and earn cash back, too. All for free.
iConsumer.com is the crowdfunded coupon and cash back website and app designed to get America's 99% involved in owning stock. iConsumer is unique, rewarding customer loyalty by giving away $8M of its preferred stock to everyday consumers.
Free stock aside, iConsumer members are saving money buying this season's most popular gifts. "iConsumer helps smart shoppers be brilliant," says Robert Grosshandler, CEO and founder of iConsumer. "Put cash back in your pocket, great gifts under the tree and own a piece of the future – all for free."
Below is a sample of some of the 1,700+ stores consumers will save at through iConsumer this season:
- For the Techie: The Sharper Image, Best Buy, The Microsoft Store, PlayStation Store, Game Stop
- For the Foodie: Crate & Barrel, Le Creuset, Sur la Table, Stonewall Kitchen, World Kitchen
- For the Fashionista: Nordstrom, Madewell, NARS, Neiman Marcus, Ann Taylor
- For the Athlete: Bowflex, Easton, Footlocker, Merrell, REI
iConsumer shoppers earn ownership every time they buy something from one of 1,700 partnering stores. And when they buy something, they make iConsumer stronger, more valuable. "I'm excited that we can begin to bridge the income inequality gap through holiday shopping," continued Grosshandler. "People who never thought they could be investors, who never thought they'd own stock in a startup, are getting the chance to own and learn without risking cash."
ABOUT ICONSUMER: iConsumer is the first company to make every customer a shareholder. A pioneer in the equity crowdfunding world, iConsumer is going public using Reg. A+ (sometimes called IPO Lite). Its offering is made possible by Title IV / Tier 2 of the 2012 JOBS Act. iConsumer customers earn cash back rebates by shopping at over 1,700 retailers using iConsumer's web site and apps. They save money with coupons and deals on over 45,000 brands. And each dollar of cash back also earns them a dollar of iConsumer preferred stock, subject to SEC Qualification. For more information, visit www.iConsumer.com.
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DISCLAIMER. iConsumer is "testing the waters" under Securities Act of 1933 regulation. This process allows companies to determine whether there may be an interest in an eventual offering of its securities. The company is not under any obligation to make an offering under Regulation A. It may choose to make an offering to some, but not all, of the people who indicate an interest in investing, and that offering might not be made under Regulation A. If the company does go ahead with an offering, it will only be able to make sales after it has filed an offering statement with the SEC and the SEC has "qualified" the offering statement. The information in that offering statement will be more complete than the information the company is providing now, and could differ in important ways. Investors must read the documents filed with the SEC before investing. Statements herein apply only to U.S. citizens.