Research volume discount sellers — and companies offering specials
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota
In the last several years, online companies specializing in group discount offers — offered to consumers on behalf of local businesses — have flourished. These companies, such as Groupon and Living Social, drive new and existing customers to the businesses making the discount offers and keep a percentage of profits from vouchers they sell. Though this business model has proved popular with both businesses and consumers, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) urges people to research businesses coordinating these discount packages as well as the companies offering coupons or specials.
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