Private equity firm Apollo Global Management will take Rackspace private in the all-cash deal.
Members of online shopping portal ebates.com can now sign up for an ebates.com NextCard Visa. San Francisco-based ebates.com pays its members up to 25% cash back from Web retailers when members begin their shopping at ebates.com, it says.
Members applying for the ebates.com NextCard Visa will receive a $30 credit when they make a purchase through ebates.com using the new credit card, the company says. Further, members using their ebates.com NextCard will receive an additional 10% rebate credited to their credit card when they shop at selected merchants, it adds. The card features "instant" online approval, personalized PictureCard designs and a 100% Safe Shopping Pledge. Cardholders will receive also receive online customer services featuring account alerts, electronic statements and bill payment.