| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:54 AM
Jason Child, who is Groupon’s chief financial officer, on May 14 sold his five-bedroom, 5,389-square-foot house in Hinsdale for $1.65 million.
Child, who joined Groupon from Amazon.com in 2010, paid $2.52 million in February for a six-bedroom, 7,...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Once summer break begins, boredom can set in. Before the whining starts, we’ve come up with a list of activities proven with local families. Because there are two kinds of fun we search for during Maryland’s summer – in the shade and...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Jun 13, 2014
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 “...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Act quickly to undo the financial damage.
You have to change the date of your skiing trip, but you already bought the plane tickets.
The best-case scenario is that you learn about the change in plans within 24 hours of...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Groupon is honoring Presidents Day by giving customers an Alexander Hamilton -- $10 off $40 spent on a deal for any local business.
The promotion, which began this weekend, allows customers to "honor our money-minded Commander-In-Chief."
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Shares of Groupon fell more than 6 percent on Tuesday despite a broader market rally, as investors react to the planned departure of a top executive.
The company said late Monday that Jeffrey Holden, the senior vice president of product management, will...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Happy Freebie Friday!
I've got some great deals today! Slurp a free Jamba Juide, get a BOGO coupon at Pollo Tropical for nominating a teacher and save $10 at Red Lobster. There are lots of other freebies, coupons and free fun things to do listed, too....
| Mar 14, 2014
| 3:55 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
Today's long list has free Starbucks coffee with purchase of a breakfast sandwich, a $100 gift card when you test drive a Cadillac and savings at stores, restaurants and fun things to do.
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| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:35 AM
Buy a $10 Whole Foods Gift Card for 50 percent off on Groupon.com.
The national deal at the organic grocer shows off the daily deal site's new and improved search bar. Type in "Whole Foods Market" to find and buy the offer, which is one per person. Gift...