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Do Online Deals Really Save You Money?

Posted on 03/12/2013 by | The Ultimate Cheapskate | Comments

Money & SavingsIt’s been interesting to watch as the millennial generation has rushed to embrace its own 21st century version of penny-pinching. At least in our family, these are the same twentysomethings who only a few years ago rolled their eyes at us “old folks” as we religiously clipped our coupons from the Sunday newspaper and gladly drove an extra block or two to save four cents on a gallon of gas. Apparently now that saving a buck involves mobile devices and online social …

Too Many Deals and Coupons? GeoQpon To The Rescue

Posted on 10/25/2012 by | Technology | Comments

TechnologyWho doesn’t like a great deal?  And now, it seems every store around has an app promising to put “deals of the day” at your fingertips.  So what’s a person to do?  Deal management is becoming a full time job. Enter the GeoQpon app.  It’s an up-to-the-minute aggregator of daily deals offered by ZIP code.  Users are only asked to enter their ZIP codes, no other personal sign up information, which triggers a display of hundreds of deals.  Deals can …