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Groupon Stock At Lowest Level Since IPO

AP | Posted 04.03.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Groupon's stock has closed at its lowest level ever amid growing scrutiny over its business just five months after it went public. Shares...

WSJ: SEC Probes Groupon

Wall Street Journal | Posted 06.03.2012 | Technology

The Securities and Exchange Commission is examining Groupon Inc.'s revision of its first set of financial results as a public company, according to a ...

Groupon Will Pay Millions To Settle Class-Action Suit

Reuters | Posted 06.02.2012 | Technology

* Groupon accused of setting illegal expiration dates * Settlement covers nationwide litigation * Groupon denies allegat...

Another Fumble For Groupon

AP | SARAH SKIDMORE | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Groupon Inc. said Friday that its fourth-quarter loss was wider than initially reported because it needed to increase the amount of ...

Groupon's Losing More Money Than It Said Previously

AP | SARAH SKIDMORE | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Groupon Inc. said Friday that its fourth-quarter loss was wider than initially reported because it needed to increase the amount of ...

11 Online Deals To Help You Save On Your Wedding

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Hallett | Posted 03.31.2012 | Weddings

If you use the Internet these days, you've probably bought at least one online deal -- 50 percent off at Whole Foods, anyone? -- from a site like Grou...

A Glimpse into the Life of a Flash Sale Addict - It Ain't Pretty

Jenny Isenman | Posted 05.21.2012 | Women
Jenny Isenman

"My name is JennyFromTheBlog91 and I'm a flash sale addict."

Groupon Announces New Tool For Users

AP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Groupon is launching an online scheduling tool so small businesses can let customers book appointments more easily. The tool launching Mo...

Groupon Changes Its Ways

AP | Posted 03.16.2012 | Technology

LONDON -- A British regulator says online deals site Groupon will change the way it markets its products after drawing criticism from consumers. The ...

Why Women Make Great Entrepreneurs

Karin Kamp | Posted 05.15.2012 | Women
Karin Kamp

As e-commerce grows as a category most e-commerce companies are focused on women because they are the decision makers and the consumers

Make Cash Off Your Daily Deal Remorse

Emily Cohn | Posted 03.13.2012 | Money

Welcome to A Dollar A Day, where every day we'll dish out creative and quirky ways to save on your living expenses. Daily deal sites like Groupon ...

Groupon CEO Cautious About New Service

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Groupon Inc Chief Executive Andrew Mason said on Thursday that the company's location-based service Groupon NOW will likely ...

Groupon Stock PLUNGES

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 04.10.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK — Groupon had a lot to prove with its first earnings report as a public company. The nearly 14 percent slide in its stock Thursday sugg...

Groupon Reports Earnings Results For First Time

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 02.08.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK — Groupon investors were expecting a better deal than the surprise loss the company delivered on Wednesday. The online deals site, rep...

Flash Sales Take On The Hotel Industry

Dane Steele Green | Posted 04.09.2012 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

Online booking sites like and have been helping hotels fill empty rooms at steep discounts for years now. But with recessionary times, come recessionary opportunities to take advantage of consumer's penny pinching desires, and a rash of companies are jumping in the game.

Groupon Peddling Snake Oil?

Posted 01.25.2012 | Technology

Groupon has been scolded for promoting an anti-wrinkle product called "Wrinkle Killer Snake Serum" in an advertisement on the site which at least one ...

Groupon Launches Kiosks Selling Localized Deals On-Site

Posted 01.25.2012 | Chicago

Out-of-towners and smart phone abstainers, rejoice: online deal giant Groupon has partnered with a Chicago-based technology company to install kiosks ...

Big Bank To Test New Online Discount Program

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2012 | Business

* Offering retailer discounts through online banking site * Program to be tested first on BofA's own employees * Service...

The Only Daily Deal Email You'll Ever Need

Milkshake | Posted 03.21.2012 | Good News

Getting Gives is a brand new daily email founded by Matt Miller and Sydney Strader. Not only does it help minimize your Gmail clutter, it also makes donating to charity practically painless.

Groupon Forges Giant New Partnership

Reuters | Posted 03.11.2012 | Technology

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Deutsche Telekom and Groupon, the world's largest daily deals company, will cooperate in mobile internet businesses, G...

Nate C. Hindman

Groupon Stock Tumbles As Main Street Merchants Pull Back | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 01.04.2012 | Small Business

Perhaps Wall Street is listening to Main Street after all. Daily deals site Groupon, which went public in early November, is seeing its stock price...

Groupon Beats Major Rival

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 03.04.2012 | Technology

By Alistair Barr (Reuters) - Groupon Inc's main business grew in November as the largest daily deal company extended its lead over riva...

Uninsured Americans Turning To Daily Deals Sites For Healthcare

AP | JOSEPH PISANI | Posted 02.29.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — The last time Mark Stella went to the dentist he didn't need an insurance card. Instead, he pulled out a Groupon. Stella, a small bu...

Groupon Makes Stealthy Acquisition

TechCrunch | Robin Wauters | Posted 12.28.2011 | Technology

Groupon has continued its (talent) acquisition spree with the recent purchase of a hot Silicon Valley startup before they even launched -- and with ex...


Susan Sawyers | Posted 02.26.2012 | Impact
Susan Sawyers

Today's favorable income tax rates make it attractive for the mega-rich to give their dollars away. But how much of this private funding for social good wields influence over public policy?