EqualFooting.com, a B2B online marketplace that offers purchasing, financing, and shipping services to small manufacturing and construction businesses, has announced a free Internet access service for small businesses.

EqualFooting.com is partnering with Yahoo! Inc., a global Internet communications company, and Spinway, Inc., an Internet marketing infra-structure company. The partnership enables EqualFooting.com to offer consumers Internet access with fast, reliable connections, free 24-hr customer support, and more than 5,500 local access numbers nationwide.

“We are delighted to be working with Yahoo and Spinway to offer small businesses Internet services,” said Angie Kim, president and cco of Equalfooting.com. “Fewer than 30% of small businesses with access to the Internet are active users.

“This service not only gives current Internet users free access, but will introduce more small businesses to the Internet’s powerful tools and resources.”

For more information visit www. equalfooting.com.

Publication date: 11/13/2000