MasterCard small-business cardholders will be able to save money automatically on purchases made with credit and signature debit cards following the launch of the Easy Savings program this week by MasterCard Worldwide (NYSE:MA).

MasterCard cardholders will be able to automatically save on goods and services in a range of travel and business service categories from participating U.S. merchants, including Avis, Budget, DHL,, Midwest Airlines, SurePayroll, Website Pros, and Wyndham Hotels and Resorts. A full list of merchants can be found at

MasterCard research shows that 75 percent of small-business owners that use cards for business expenses are strongly interested in savings programs in order to help them better manage their business.