| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:15 AM
I know several of my readers were waiting for a Groupon deal to subscribe to the Daily Press.
New today, there is a deal offered through Groupon.com for a yearlong subscription to the newspaper.
For $19, you can get a year of Sunday newspapers or...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Chicago-based online deals company Groupon has acquired Canadian grocery coupon startup SnapSaves, the companies said Tuesday.
SnapSaves, which launched in August, gives shoppers cash back on some items after they upload grocery receipt pictures. It...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Groupon has a deal for SeaWorld and Busch Gardens that will get you a Fun Card for only $75.
The Fun Card gets you access to one of the two parks until the end of the year. The normal price is $95 plus tax.
The Fun Card doesn't cover parking or give you...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:18 PM
If you could get a $5 lunch for $1, would it taste better? Be a more satisfying lunch?
If you chose the bargain, guess again.
Price affects consumer satisfaction, and getting a deal doesn’t necessarily make diners like their food better,...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Tickets are on sale for concert seating and fancy meals at this summer's Taste of Chicago, and as in years past Mayor Rahm Emanuel's move to make some money for the city on Chicago's long-free midsummer extravaganza also will benefit a private ticket...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Perfect for Father's day, Groupon.com is offering a national deal for $20 to spend at Sears for $10.
The 50 percent-off offer, good beginning Friday, is valid for purchases on clothes, shoes, housewares and jewelry in stores only. The coupon expires...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:24 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
Today's edition is devoted to all the hard-working moms out there. My massive list is packed with freebies, dining deals, retail coupons, last-minute gift ideas and free fun things to do with the lady in your life on Mother's Day...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Our friends at crazytowndeals.com pointed out this deal:
"Groupon has a great deal on Memberships to the Watermen's Museum in Yorktown.
The daily deal website is offering $20 for a one-year individual membership (a $40 value) or $29 for a one-year...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Let’s be honest. Our latest civic tizzy isn’t rooted in the fact that big, back-lit letters have been affixed to the river-facing side of Trump Tower. It’s rooted in what those letters spell. If the 20-foot letters spelled out “...
| May 7, 2014
There are critics who said all along that the writing was on the wall for Groupon, but how would they know for sure? With everything the 5 1/2-year-old Chicago company has thrown at the wall to see what would stick, it's hard to tell the difference...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:34 AM
San Francisco will offer “Star Wars” creator George Lucas a choice lot across a street from the Bay and near the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for the home of the director’s planned cultural arts museum, should he choose his...