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Groupon Watch: Slow Growth, LivingSocial's 'Cash Cab'

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Groupon’s marketing expenses have slowed, and so has its growth.

This occurs as the Wall Street Journal deems CSOI as “financial voodoo” and another financial expert suggests investing in traditional, tried-and-true companies. Also, LivingSocial is getting more creative with its self-promotion. Read on: 

  • Groupon cuts marketing costs, but growth is slowing – the deets. (Reuters
  • Ditch the IPOs! Put your money under your mattress. (Smartmoney)
  • What wacky and controversial Super Bowl ads? Groupon rival LivingSocial takes a Cash Cab approach. (AdWeek)
  • Today’s Deal: $10 for Parking at Chicago Botanic Gardens in Glencoe

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