Saturday, August 13, 2011

VIR Partners with IMS to Offer Virtual CashBack Rewards Malls

Very Important Relationships, Inc. announced today that they have partnered with International Merchant Solutions, Inc. (IMS) to offer their agents an exciting new opportunity with virtual CashBack Rewards Malls.

Casrson City, NV, August 13, 2011 - Very Important Relationships, Inc. (VIR), an on-line marketing solutions company and one of the nation’s premier builders of Internet CashBack Rewards Shopping Malls announced today that they have partnered with International Merchant Solutions, Inc. (IMS) to offer their agents an exciting new opportunity with virtual CashBack Rewards Malls. These online shopping portal sites allow organizations to offer special money-saving rewards to their clients and members every time they shop at over 1000 major retailers.

VIR CEO Jody Tallal said, “Big companies like Bank of America, Best Buy, Dell, MasterCard, and American Airlines are using CashBack Reward Malls to promote loyalty and earn revenue. VIR has developed CashBack Rewards Mall platforms that allow virtually any organization to benefit from our program. Partnering with IMS is great because we can hopefully educate their large group of registered agents on how they can easily create and earn from CashBack Malls.”

VIR offers custom and turnkey solutions for any company, non-profit, apartment complex, or organization to create a branded mall that will earn them revenue every time a purchase is made. CashBack Rewards Malls are a great way to motivate employees, strengthen a brand, generate new revenue, increase customer loyalty and referrals and stand out from the crowd.

IMS Managing Member Gene Lieb said, “As consultants, we’re always working to bring new programs to market and this is one I believe many can benefit from. Agents can really increase their bottom line by marketing CashBack Rewards Malls to their current merchants, on calls for new business and even create them for their own organization.”

About Very Important Relationships, Inc.
Very Important Relationships, Inc. is an on-line marketing solutions company and one of the nation’s premier developers of Internet CashBack Rewards shopping programs. VIR operates 17 different CashBack mall business models that serve seven industries, including customer loyalty, employee benefits, nonprofit fundraising, and association benefits. Each VIR CashBack Mega Mall containing over 1,000 of the nation’s top retailers, offer CashBack on all purchases, plus “Hot Savings” offers daily from the merchants competing against one another for the members business. For more information on Very Important Relationship, Inc. and the services they offer, visit or call (972) 726-9595.

About International Merchant Solutions, LLC
International Merchant Solutions (IMS) is a consultancy providing payment processing solutions for all types of businesses, including those considered non-traditional or high risk. Through dependable relationships with partnering banks and vendors, the company offers a variety of creative services including merchant accounts, credit card processing, ACH and check services, international accounts, compliance solutions, financing, cash advance, reward programs, chargeback retrieval services and much more. With over 20 years of industry experience, IMS’s blueprint for success is built on offering their agents the benefits of no exclusivity, unsurpassed high-risk expertise, value-added services and excellent technical/customer support. For more information on International Merchant Solutions and the services they offer, visit or call 800-313-2265.

Jody Tallal
Very Important Relationships, inc.
2533 N Carson Street, Suite 1V
Casrson City, NV 89706
(972) 726-9595

The Wayfarers Entice with New Fall and Spring Food & Wine Walking Tour along Alsace’s Wine Trail

2011 Pricing Offered for 2012 Tours When Confirmed by December 31, 2011

Newport, RI, August 13, 2011 - The Wayfarers’ new France: Alsace tour combines a love for the outdoors with a passion for gastronomy. With a focus on local and sustainable cuisine, the week-long program offers guests a small-group walking vacation with a chance to engage with farmers and vintners while savoring regional specialties.

The Wayfarers immerses guests in culturally rich regions of the world that are best experienced on foot. Expert tour guides lead participants along windy trails and through picturesque villages, introducing local experts who are eager to share more about the area’s culture and customs. Group size averages from eight to 10 participants. Wayfarers’ programs include all accommodations, meals and trail snacks, wine with dinner, entrance fees, guides, van transport for moving luggage and resting walkers, and taxes and gratuities at hotels and restaurants. The France tour is priced $3895$ US/Cdn per person, double. A single supplement is available. 2011 prices apply to all 2012 tours secured by deposit by December 31, 2011. All prices are guaranteed in U.S. dollars.

France: Alsace Tour - September 4-10, 2011; June 17-23, 2012; September 9-15, 2012
This new 7-day adventure introduces walkers to French foods and wines as they explore the best of Alsace, from its feudal castles and historic villages to its famous farms and lush vineyards. Starting in Strasbourg, the journey begins with a welcome dinner of Alsatian cuisine. Breathtaking views throughout the tour include the Alsace plain, the Rhine Valley and Germany’s Black Forest. The walk then makes its way to Alsace’s Wine Trail and stops at local vineyards where guests taste renowned Grands Crus including Pinot Gris, Tokay, Gewürztraminer and Riesling. Walkers become further skilled in the art of wine tasting in Bernardville and sample world-famous Munster cheese. A 12th-century church, castle ruins, and Riquewihr - a village famous for its medieval courtyards and historic houses - are among the historical highlights of this comprehensive cultural vacation. Challenge Rating: 3
Offered September 4-10, 2011; June 17-23, 2012; September 9-15, 2012; Priced $3,895; $575 Single Supplement

Named by National Geographic Traveler as purveyor of one of the "50 Tours of a Lifetime," and by National Geographic Adventure as one of the "Best Hiking Companies," The Wayfarers offers an eco-sensitive "walking" holiday of both culture and fitness in 15 countries with 39 itineraries and 76 departure dates. Walks cover South Africa, Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, England, Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Switzerland, Italy, France, New Zealand, Alaska, Maine and Southwest USA, and a barging/walk combination in Burgundy. Now in its 28th year, The Wayfarers offers exclusive entrées into homes and gardens otherwise closed to the public, graceful accommodations, outstanding cuisine, and meetings with local residents. Walks are from 6-13 days and are rated on a five-level challenge scale. The Wayfarers is also a member of Trusted Adventures, dedicated to the highest standards of small-group travel and to giving back to the places visited. 800-249-4620. Twitter: @Wayfarers Facebook: the wayfarers.

Meryl Pearlstein
MDP Publicity
21 East 87th Street #5A
New York, NY 10128