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Gilt And Groupon, From Trae Bodge (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

What's the deal with sites like Gilt and Groupon? Do they really offer better prices than traditional stores? Trae Bodge, Senior Writer for The Retail...

The Groupon Election

Patrick Ruffini | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics
Patrick Ruffini

Before 2012, there were tried and tested rules of political email. Today, campaign emails look a lot more like Groupon daily deals, and this is no coincidence.

Putting A New Twist On Date Night Was Harder Than I Thought

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 10.28.2012 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

Finding something new to do every month is not as easy as it sounds. Unless of course you're willing to hang from a wire with a trapeze harness wrapped around and between your legs.

Groupon Is Having The Worst Month Ever

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2012 | Technology

(Reuters) - Groupon Inc's Lee Brown, who oversees the daily deal company's national sales, has decided to leave, following other senior executives who...

The Death and Life of Social Media

Michael Moynihan | Posted 10.22.2012 | Technology
Michael Moynihan

Information technology has undergone one revolution after another -- from big to small, corporate to personal, individual to networked and now stationary to mobile. Social computing will remain a powerful driver of wealth creation.

Nate C. Hindman

Groupon Fiasco Threatens To Take Down Entire Business | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 08.23.2012 | Small Business

Who knew a massage could be so stressful? A Groupon for a discounted rub-down may cause a spa in Hallandale, Fla. to shut down. Modern Wellness...

Social Deals With Less Pain, More Gain

ReadWriteWeb | Posted 08.15.2012 | Technology

For businesses that have tapped into social media to find more customers and instead have found a lot of pain, a new twist on an old business concept ...

Just When You Thought Groupon Couldn't Struggle Any Harder

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 10.14.2012 | Technology

LOS ANGELES — Groupon's stock is 27 percent cheaper Tuesday, but that doesn't make it a bargain. Its stock fell to an all-time low as analysts ...

Groupon Actually Was Profitable Last Quarter (But Still Managed To Disappoint)

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 10.13.2012 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The weak European economy contributed to lower sales growth than expected at Groupon Inc., and analysts expressed concern that th...

Today's Groupon: $31 Of Groupon Stock For $6!

Floyd Elliot | Posted 10.08.2012 | Comedy
Floyd Elliot

Just a few years ago loved those deals so much that we bought hundreds or even dozens of them, from Groupon or one of the Groupon-alikes that leaped into the market, then we forgot that we had bought them until they expired.

Tweedledee And Tweedledum? Nokia And Groupon Team Up On Maps

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2012 | Technology

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Nokia is promoting Groupon Inc offers on the maps on its Lumia smartphones as it tries to stand out in a crowded field vying for t...

How Tourism Leads To Economic Stimulus

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 09.30.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

OK, I get it now. Convincing the public to help with economic recovery requires the promise of immediate gratification -- beyond the threat of imminent economic armageddon. This could be huge for worldwide tourism industry.

Parents On Facebook Driving Down Stock Prices?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology

It was another poor showing for Facebook last week as its stock price hit a new low Friday, dispiriting shareholders already frustrated by lower-than-...

Groupon Launches School Supply Deal Benefiting CPS Students

Posted 07.30.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's home-grown coupon site is offering shoppers a chance to give back once again this year--and in true style, they're offering the deal at a di...

How A Groupon Helped One Man Propose

Denise Oliveira | Posted 09.27.2012 | Weddings
Denise Oliveira

I heard about this engagement from a colleague at a summer gathering in Manhattan. As usual, I was curious and wanted to know more. I interviewed the couple and the proposal planner who helped orchestrate the event, and now I bring you all the juicy details.

Another Groupon Horror Story

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 07.24.2012 | Small Business

Another Groupon user bites the dust. Back Alley Waffles, a new restaurant in downtown Washington, D.C., has shut its doors after just roughly three...

Learning From My Elders: How to Use Online Coupons

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 09.17.2012 | Money
Karin Kloosterman

Some online deals are too easy to find and too hard to pass up. My new fondness for coupons started when I was visiting my folks in Florida. Before entering the Gap Outlet somewhere along the Gulf coast, I found an Internet coupon on the sidewalk: 50 percent off any purchase!

LivingSocial Challenges Groupon

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 09.17.2012 | Money

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - LivingSocial, the second-largest daily deal company, launched its first product sales busine...

10 Things We Learned After Unsubscribing From Daily Deals

Edwin Hermawan | Posted 07.16.2012 | Technology
Edwin Hermawan

Some couples play tennis together, we do start-ups. More specifically, we did a start-up that unsubscribes people from all their daily deal email. I'm...


Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 09.10.2012 | Technology

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Groupon Inc shares hit a record low on concerns about economic weakness in Europe, where the...

Get the Most From Daily Deal Sites

Women & Co | Posted 09.09.2012 | Money
Women & Co

The more organized you are in accessing and managing daily deals, the easier it can be to save money on what you need and have a pleasant, positive experience. To keep the clutter out of your daily deals, I recommend these organizing strategies.

The 9 Weirdest Groupon Deals (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 07.06.2012 | Small Business

Would you pay $100 for a stranger to come tuck you into bed? Among the slew of daily deals on Groupon, that’s not even the weirdest offer available....

Groupon Exposes Customer Emails In Google Results...Again

TechCrunch | Posted 06.29.2012 | Technology

A while back we wrote about a flaw in Groupon’s email link encryption, which revealed the emails of some Groupon users when “addx” was added int...

CTA Groupon Deal Goes Live, Offers Discounted 3-Day Passes

Posted 06.25.2012 | Chicago

Groupon on Monday unveiled a long-awaited daily deal that's sure to sell out not long after its debut: Vastly-discounted Chicago Transit Authority thr...

Groupon For... Baby Names?

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 06.11.2012 | Parents

Some parents regret choosing too-common appellations that fail to set their kids apart. That's not something you'll have to worry about if you tak...