Google Flights: more than travel search

In the mess of airline/travel aggregator sites, Google Flights is worth your time. Aside from being a great general starting point for airline shopping, it’s fantastic for price tracking and alerts. Specifically, for a trip you’re planning months in the future, Google Flights allows you to set price trackers for flights within a time frame, … Continue reading Google Flights: more than travel search

Groupon: layers of deals

I've been a Groupon customer for years, through ups and downs. Groupon started with a big idea: an alternative for local businesses who otherwise might push coupons in the (nearly dead) local newspaper, in desperate hope customers appear. But it turns out that it’s hard to find enough small businesses willing to cut their prices … Continue reading Groupon: layers of deals