As of December 20, these totaled 1,958, which resulted in legal action. 143 In December 2011 the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) launched an investigation into Groupon after the firm broke regulations 48 times in 11 months. It's a good idea to check out all the discount deals on your Groupon landing page each time you visit, as they include some cracking promotions which can really save money on essentials and special items. The Hotel Room Bait-and-Switch Another trick that businesses use is something I call the hotel bait-and-switch. If youre working within a strict budget and cant invest fully in a mattress right now, you dont need to fret over another bad nights sleep. 5 Personal Finance Channels to Help You Manage Your Money Title IV Of The jobs Act Lets Companies Crowdfund For Shares: What You Should Know.
113 The stock has since rebounded and was trading around 8 in Q1 2015 before plunging as low.15 in early 2016. Also, your 15 off deal is only valid for one transaction on the site and is for new customers only. Just read the fine print details with a very fine-tooth comb. Archived from the original on January 28, 2012. There is something for everyone! "Groupon Expands Free Breadcrumb POS App". 103 In October 2011, Adlibrium announced Adlibrium Dailies, the first free daily deal service for merchants which, according to estimates, reaches nearly 4 million consumers via email and mobile combined. In September 2013, Groupon India announced that it would sell onions for 9 (0.14) per Kg in a sharp contrast to the market price of 70-80 per. Will It Discount Rivals? 26 In early November 2012, Groupon reported they had missed their third-quarter revenue estimates, posting a revenue of 586.6 million while estimates were at 591 million.