Autoslash: keeping Car Rental Pricing honest

In the category of price monitoring, there's no service I like better than Autoslash. Autoslash is all about rental cars. You can book a rental car directly, or more importantly, tell it to track a rental you've already arranged. If Autoslash finds a better rate at major sites like Priceline (which is typically a price … Continue reading Autoslash: keeping Car Rental Pricing honest

Pruvo: hotel pricing, we’re watching you.

Pruvo is a new service for hotel price monitoring. I’ve tried others, but either have been disappointed, or they’ve gone out of business (well, OK, both). This could be a clue to the difficulty of the problem they’re trying to solve. Pruvo works much like Autoslash for rental cars: you either manually provide your hotel … Continue reading Pruvo: hotel pricing, we’re watching you.

Honey: the Sweet Nectar of Savings

I love Honey. No doubt Honey was created by someone like me tired of searching for a coupon for every purchase made on the web. Why can't software do the searching and filling in for me? By golly, it can. Honey's browser extension watches your activity and suggests and fills in active coupons. It's genius. … Continue reading Honey: the Sweet Nectar of Savings