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11760 U.S. Highway One

Suite 200

North Palm Beach, FL 33408

United States

Phone: 561-630-2400

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Bankrate, Inc. and subsidiaries operate as a publisher, aggregator, and distributor of personal finance content on the Internet. The company provides consumers with proprietary, researched, independent, and objective personal finance editorial content across multiple vertical categories, including mortgages, deposits, insurance, credit cards, and other categories, such as retirement, automobile loans, and taxes. The company’s online network, which consists of Bankrate.com, its primary Website, and its other owned and operated personal finance Websites, had approximately 250 million visits in 2013. In addition, it distributes its content on a daily basis to approximately 175 major online partners and print publications. The company offers branded content that educates consumers and financial professionals on various personal finance topics; a market platform for consumers searching for competitive rates on mortgages, deposits, and money market accounts; competitive quotes to consumers for auto, business, home, life, health and long-term care insurance from its network of insurance agents and carriers; and comparative credit card offers to customers for consumer and business credit cards in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom through its network of credit card Websites. The company owns a network of content-rich, proprietary Websites focused on specific vertical categories, including mortgages, deposits, insurance, credit cards, and other personal finance categories. It also develops and provides Web services to approximately 100 co-branded partners, including personal finance sites on the Internet, such as Yahoo!, CNN Money, CNBC, and Comcast. In addition, it licenses editorial content to approximately 100 newspapers on a daily basis, including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Boston Globe. Products and Services Consumers As a provider of personal finance content, the company offers its consumers market leading information, analytics and advice across multiple categories of personal finance, including mortgages and home lending, deposits, insurance, credit cards, and other financial products, including those related to retirement, tax, autos, and debt management. The company aggregates rate information from approximately 4,800 institutions on approximately 300 financial products in approximately 600 local markets in all 50 U.S. states, generating approximately 180,000 distinct rate tables and capturing on average approximately 3 million pieces of information weekly. In addition, the company offers customizable search and compare capabilities, as well as analytic tools to calculate value and costs. Mortgages and Home Lending: The company offers information on rates for various types of mortgages, home lending, and refinancing options. Its rate information is specific to geographic location and contains approximately 600 local markets, covering all 50 U.S. states. Consumers could customize searches for mortgage rates by loan size, maturity, and location through the company’s online portals. It also provides original articles that cover topics, such as trends in housing markets and refinancing perspectives to help consumers with their decision making. Deposits: The company offers rate information on various deposit products, such as money market accounts, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit. It also provides online analytic tools to help consumers calculate investment value using customized inputs. Insurance: In conjunction with the company’s network of local agents and national insurance carriers, it facilitates a consumer’s ability to receive multiple competitive insurance quotes for auto, business, health, home, life, or long-term care based on a single information form. The company also provides advice and detailed descriptions of insurance terms, aiding consumers in deciding amongst various policy options. Insurance quotes could be customized by age, marital status, and location. In addition, the company provides articles on topical subjects, such as recent healthcare reforms, as well as the basics to understand

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