With several discount sites emerging in the market it has become difficult for women to trust any one site which will actually save their money while making various deals. When talking about discount sites, the first name that instantly strikes our mind is Groupon. Groupon provides you a daily deal on the best items you eat, buy and see, covering around 500 markets and 44 countries. It promises you to provide best deals and discounts from the moment you go for it to the day you use it. It even gives you full time assistance with its customer service that can resolve any issues that you might be having using this site.
How to use Groupon
Check your e-mail account, Facebook or Twitter feeds for daily deals on businesses. If you are interested in any deal that Groupon offers, you just need to click â€˜BUYâ€™ before midnight. The approval of a deal depends on the number of people who sign up for it. Therefore, if a particular deal is signed up by a sizeable number, you are charged and a link is sent to you that you can access to sign up. You may later print your Groupon. However, if a deal has fewer joiners, it may not be approved and in that case you will not be charged. So, donâ€™t forget to invite your friends if you want to grab this deal. The more friends you refer to, the more benefit you get from it. Most deals run for just one day but some of them can be extended as well. After you sign up, you are notified about a new local deal on a daily basis via e-mail. So, whether you want to get your businesses on Groupon, avail gifts for your friends and family, or buy and redeem Groupons; just browse through the Groupon site.
Points you should always remember before making any deals-
Besides all these attractive offers, there are some issues that you should always keep in mind before proceeding further:
- If a site is giving you any discount, let us suppose you are paying $50 instead of $25 for a pedicure or spa treatment, then evaluate whether it costs the same or not elsewhere too. Â If it really costs $50 then you are safe but if it is $25 elsewhere, then you are fooled.
- Keep the expiration date of the offer in mind because while some offers may run for six months there are others that run for a short duration only. Its better you redeem your purchase within the specified period.
- Carefully check that the deal you made is genuine.
- Donâ€™t just rely on Groupon or websites such as Living Social, rather, subscribe to other discounting sites as well. Find other discounters in your area. You never know which deal will prove beneficial for you.
Â As we know everything comes along with its pros and cons. So it is up to you, how smartly you use these discount sites. It would be better if you carefully monitor the site first before spending your money here. Be a smart woman and spend smartly and evaluate things before you actually pay up.