Advanta’s Affiliate Program Honored by LinkShare, Designated as Premium Partner

January 31, 2008

SPRING HOUSE, Pa.–(Business Wire)–Advanta Corp. (NASDAQ: ADVNB; ADVNA) announced today that
LinkShare, a leading pay-per-action marketing network, has identified
Advanta Bank Corp.’s affiliate marketing program as a “Premium
Partner.” According to LinkShare, Advanta Read more

Mercent Raises $6.5 Million in Series B Financing

January 16, 2008

SEATTLE, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ — Mercent, a provider of online marketing
technology and services for retail merchants, today announced that the company
has successfully closed $6.5 million in Series B financing. Read more