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Dec 19, 2014

Cheapest Christmas Dinner Ever: Make a Feast for 10 for Under $40

Cooking for a crowd doesn’t have to completely wipe out your grocery budget, even if you are cooking a decadent holiday meal for 10! Our Savings Expert, Jeanette Pavini, went on Good Morning America to show you how you can cook for 10 without spending more than $40. That price even includes the wine! View […]

Dec 17, 2014

Coupons.com to Present at Citi’s 25th Annual Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today announced that its leadership will be presenting at Citi’s 25th Annual Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference in Las Vegason Tuesday January 6, 2015 at 3:30pm PST. A webcast of the presentation will be available on the company’s investor relations website at http://investors.couponsinc.com under the Events and Presentations menu. About Coupons.com Incorporated […]

Dec 16, 2014

NBC News – Capitalizing on mobile shopping phenomenon: Coupons.com CEO

Steven Boal, Coupons.com CEO, discusses the impact of mobile shopping on retail sales, and the company’s stock price. Watch here.

Dec 16, 2014

CNBC – Capitalizing on mobile shopping phenomenon: Coupons.com CEO

Steven Boal, Coupons.com CEO, discusses the impact of mobile shopping on retail sales, and the company’s stock price. Watch here.

Dec 16, 2014

Top Google searches of 2014: Robin Williams, World Cup, Ebola

Today Google released its top searches of 2014 and we made the list of top U.S. trending IPOs. Here’s the IPO list: Trending searches are the ones that had the highest spike in traffic over a sustained period in 2014 compared with 2013. U.S. Trending IPOs Alibaba IPO GoPro IPO King Digital IPO Virgin America IPO […]

Dec 10, 2014

MSN 10 – Smart Ways To Travel Without Going Broke

In theory, travel is the only thing you can spend money on that actually makes you richer. But, in practice, paying for a big trip can quite easily leave you broke, making it a little difficult to really enjoy that metaphysical wealth. Unless you know all the good cheats to help you travel well on […]

Dec 10, 2014

Refinery29 – 10 Smart Ways To Travel Without Going Broke

In theory, travel is the only thing you can spend money on that actually makes you richer. But, in practice, paying for a big trip can quite easily leave you broke, making it a little difficult to really enjoy that metaphysical wealth. Unless you know all the good cheats to help you travel well on […]

Dec 5, 2014

4 Painless Ways To Trim Your Grocery Bill

If you buy meat, nuts or quinoa — or if you love Mexican food — you’ll definitely want to read this. If you’re using coupons mainly for cereal and salty snacks, you might be missing out: Coupons.com shared with us the top 15 food categories with the most coupons so far this year, and you may be […]

Dec 4, 2014

10 Money Experts Reveal How to Be Financially Successful in 2015

December marks that time of year when we reflect on the past 12 months and what we can do differently in the new year to be more successful. Wouldn’t it be great if, instead of guessing, the most well-known and respected experts could just tell you what that is? As part of GOBankingRates’ annual competition to name […]

Dec 1, 2014

How to Do a Group Thanksgiving For Under $40

According to the American Farm Bureau, the average cost of a Thanksgiving dinner comes to $49.04. You can purchase the same items and ingredients using coupons from Coupons.com totaling $39.12, which means that’s a saving of almost 20 percent! So get your scissors ready, it’s time to start clipping some coupons. Read more here.

Nov 30, 2014

5 things NOT to buy on Cyber Monday

To many consumers, Cyber Monday — which can be enjoyed from the comfort of your couch, or at the very least your desk at work — is far preferable to the crush of consumers dominating stores during Black Friday. Just beware: items masquerading as good deals may be anything but. While still smaller than total […]

Nov 28, 2014

5 apps to get the best prices this holiday season

Retailers have the holiday season down to a science complete with lighting that makes you look your best (or worst), specific sale days, particular music playing and even what scent permeates throughout the store. Don’t let them get the best of you. Equipped with your smartphone or tablet and the right apps, you are no […]

Nov 28, 2014

Find Big Discounts on Cyber Monday, But Shop Safely

If you prefer clicking items off your gift list, you probably do at least some of the holiday shopping online.  And you aren’t alone.  This holiday season, Shop.org expects online sales to jump as much as 11 percent over last year. Read more here.

Nov 24, 2014

How To Spend Just $38 On A Huge Thanksgiving Dinner

Planning a Thanksgiving feast is no small feat: After all, you’re dealing with a bird that’s the cornerstone of a key American tradition. Plus, you’ve got to factor in the sides, the pies, and all the dizzying odds and ends that will easily nudge your tab up into the three digits. To save you from an […]

Nov 24, 2014

The 5 Best Apps for Dominating Black Friday With Your iPhone

Find the best deals—and parking—with these great shopping apps With the advent of online shopping, if you think great, in-store Black Friday deals are a thing of the past, think again. According to a study by Accenture, 66% of respondents said they planned to chase down the shopping holiday’s one-day sales in 2014, up 11% […]

Nov 23, 2014

How to host Thanksgiving for 10 under $40

Coupons.com Consumer Savings Expert Jeanette Pavini shares her favorite tips on how to host Thanksgiving dinner for under $40. Watch here.

Nov 21, 2014

How to Get a Cheap Turkey for Thanksgiving

You might pay more for your Thanksgiving turkey this year. The average price per pound of whole frozen turkeys is about 14 cents higher this year than last year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s latest Turkey Market News Report. And fresh turkeys are running about 8 cents more per pound than in 2013. […]

Nov 20, 2014

Seasonal Produce and Creative Leftover Dishes Make for a Less Costly Thanksgiving

No matter who you’re cooking for this Thanksgiving, there are plenty of ways to save and still whip up a great meal. NY1’s Tara Lynn Wagner interviews Coupons.com’s Savings Expert, Jeanette Pavini. Read more here.

Nov 19, 2014

Expert Money-Saving Tips for Thanksgiving Dinner

If you’ve ever hosted Thanksgiving dinner, you know that buying a turkey and all of the ingredients necessary to make everyone’s favorite side dish can get expensive. Add a few premade appetizers and a couple of nice bottles of wine and your bill for one dinner can easily rival that of an entire week’s groceries. Fortunately, there […]

Nov 19, 2014

42 Things You Can Do Right Away To Spend Less Money

When it comes to putting more money in your pocket, there are two ways to do it: earn more or spend less. Even if you aren’t in a position to earn more at the moment, a few little spending adjustments made on a daily basis can go a long way. From practical food-buying tricks to reframing the way […]

Nov 18, 2014

4 Ways to Save on Your Dinner

If you buy meat, nuts or quinoa—or if you love Mexican food—you’ll definitely want to read this. Read more here.

Nov 17, 2014

Will Coupons.com Partnership With Samsung Help Mobile Wallets Become Mainstream?

Coupons.com will deliver card-linked offers to more than 20 million Samsung devices in the U.S. Will this move help mobile wallets become a mainstream digital payment method in the coming year? Millions of Americans are now using their smartphones every day to order food, hail a cab, or check in for a flight, but Coupons.com […]

Nov 11, 2014

Samsung Taps Coupons.com For Mobile Offers

Samsung has landed a deal with Coupons.com that will put itself as the first mobile payments carrier to use its own digital wallet to redeem the site’s online coupons in stores, VentureBeat reported. Samsung Wallet — available on Galaxy S III, Galaxy S 4, Galaxy S 5, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Note II, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note […]

Nov 10, 2014

Coupons.com Announces Partnership with Samsung to Deliver Digital Savings for Specialty Retailers, Grocery, and Restaurants

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/— Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today announced a strategic partnership with Samsung to power mobile savings for more than 20 million Samsung flagship devices in the U.S. Shoppers can now add Coupons.com’s Card Linked Offers (CardLink iQ™) via their Samsung Wallet for automatic redemption at checkout. With a single tap, shoppers […]

Nov 10, 2014

Coupons.com partners with Samsung on mobile coupons

Not having to schlep paper coupons around will be one of the great joys of mobile payments. And Samsung phone users will be among the first to realize this happiness. The Korean phone giant has signed a deal with Coupons.com to allow Samsung Wallet users to automatically redeem the site’s coupons in brick-and-mortar stores. Read more here.

Nov 5, 2014

Coupons mobile move

Steven Boal, Coupons.com CEO, discusses the company’s quarterly earnings results and their transitions to its new “Retailer iQ” digital platform. Read more here.

Nov 4, 2014

Coupons.com Incorporated Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Company Delivers 47% Revenue Growth Year over Year Operating Leverage Continues to Improve as Platform Scales Company Raises Full Year Guidance   MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. Third Quarter 2014 Financial Highlights and Key Metrics • Total […]

Nov 2, 2014

8 awesome shopping apps to save you money

The holiday shopping season is fast approaching, with Black Friday and Cyber Monday just a few weeks away. But don’t stress: Your smartphone can help score you great deals. Problem is, with so many apps available — more than 1.3 million at Apple’s App Store and even more at Google Play for Android devices — you […]

Oct 30, 2014

The 44 Healthiest Companies to Work For in America

The Greatist featured Coupons.com as one of the 44 healthiest companies to work for in America. This coupon site’s Silicon Valley headquarters is designed to make its 481 workers’ lives easier and stress-free. The campus sports a gym where employees can take part in fitness classes or intramural sports, while the office includes nursing rooms […]

Oct 30, 2014

10 foods never worth paying full price for

The average family spends more than $200 a week at the grocery store, but if you’re savvy about what you put into your cart, you can spend less. According to an analysis that Coupons.com ran for MarketWatch, some items at the grocery store are discounted more frequently than others — which means you should rarely pay full price […]

Oct 29, 2014

Coupons.com Launches Brandcaster® 3.0 With Enhanced Features and Card Linked Offers

Adding Card Linked Offers, Increased Data Analytics and Link Building Capabilities For Over 30,000 Affiliate Partners MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, October 29, 2014 — Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today unveiled its latest version of the Brandcaster® program, a free, self-service publishing platform that enables affiliates to monetize and increase site traffic by […]

Oct 28, 2014

Court Grants Summary Judgment in Favor of Coupons.com Against DSS

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, October 28, 2014 — Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, today was granted summary judgment in a lawsuit brought against the company by Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DSS), in October 2011. DSS had alleged that Coupons.com misappropriated trade secrets and breached confidentiality agreements – a claim that DSS’s CEO […]

Oct 23, 2014

Walgreens: Digital coupons a success

Walgreens is leveraging digital coupons to transform the in-store experience. “This is a huge year in terms of transforming the shopping experience,” Rich Lesperance, senior director of loyalty and insights at Walgreens, said in a session at the Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo in Minneapolis. A partnership with Coupons.com is part of that journey. The retailer has […]

Oct 16, 2014

Coupons.com to Announce Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on November 4, 2014

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., October 16, 2014 — Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP), a leader in digital coupons, announced today it will report its third quarter 2014 financial results and business outlook after the market closes on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. Following the release of financials, management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 5:00 […]

Oct 14, 2014

How to Save Money on Halloween

It’s frightening just how much money will be spent on Halloween this year. Americans plan to shell out $7.4 billion — about $78 per person — on costumes, candy, cards and decorations, according to the National Retail Federation. Don’t be scared, though. There are several ways to keep the cost of this spooky holiday under […]

Sep 17, 2014

10 foods never worth paying full price for

According to an analysis that Coupons.com ran for MarketWatch, some items at the grocery store are discounted more frequently than others — which means you should rarely pay full price for them. Throughout 2014, retailers and manufacturers issued the most coupons for cereal (the average discount was 87 cents), followed by cheese (76 cents) and salty snacks like […]

Aug 22, 2014

It’s Now or Never: Secrets to Booking a Last-Minute Labor Day Getaway

You’ve spent the past few weeks trying to choose among the spa weekend, the beach vacation, or the out-of-town cookout with friends. Well, now it’s crunch time: Labor Day weekend is only a week away. Lots of last-minute travelers are deciding how and where to spend the holiday. Here are some tips that you can use […]

Aug 15, 2014

Blackboard bargains: Big sales on school supplies

With the average price tag of getting a child ready for school standing at over $650, CNBC contributor Natali Morris joins TODAY with some hot back-to-school deals. Watch here. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Aug 7, 2014

Coupons.com: Signed 9 retailers, 2 are live

Coupons.com founder, President and CEO Steven Boal, provides insight to Q2 results and competition in the coupon space. Watch here.

May 8, 2014

Clipping the digital coupon

Steven Boal, Coupons.com CEO, discusses the company’s strong quarterly earnings and the transition from paper to digital coupons. Watch here.

Mar 7, 2014

Mommy Bloggers Spur Web-Coupon IPOs Amid Digital Bargains

Crystal Paine is a stay-at-home mom in Wichita, Kansas, where she schools her three children. When not teaching them math, she’s pulling in a full-time income from her blog, MoneySavingMom.com. Every month, 1.75 million visitors flock to her site for grocery coupons, magazine deals and restaurant discounts. When a reader prints an offer or clicks […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com IPO A Hot Ticket, Soars 88% On First Day

Coupons.com cashed in a winning ticket Friday with an initial public offering that nearly doubled on its first day of trading. The website provider of digital coupons priced at $16, above the expected $12-$14 range. The NYSE-listed stock opened at 27, climbed to 33 intraday before closing up 87.5% at 30. Coupons.com (COUP) raised $168 […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com Surging More Than 90% In Stock Market Debut

Investors hoping to grab a discount on shares of Coupons.com may have missed their chance: shares of the coupon site have popped more than 90% and still rising on the company’s very first day on the market. Those who snapped up shares during Coupons.com’s pre-IPO roadshow, on the other hand, are likely celebrating what is […]

Mar 7, 2014

CNBC – Squawk on the Street: Coupons.com Spikes in NYSE Debut

Coupons.com CEO Steven Boal Talks with CNBC about the company’s IPO. Watch here.

Mar 7, 2014

Biz Break: FireEye, Coupons.com bring big bucks to Silicon Valley

Today: A secondary offering from red-hot Milpitas security software company FireEye and initial public offering from Mountain View’s Coupons.com transfer more than $1 billion from Wall Street to Silicon Valley. Read more here.

Mar 7, 2014

Deals of the Day

Coupons.com Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of digital coupons, raised $168 million in its IPO. The company priced 10.5 million shares at $16 per share, compared to plans to offer 10 million shares at between $12 and $14 per share. It has an initial market cap of approximately $1.16 billion. Coupons.com will trade on […]

Mar 7, 2014

As Groupon flails, Coupons.com IPO shows Wall Street’s desire for traditional discounting

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Coupons.com stock more than doubled during its first day of trading on Wall Street, as investors continued to show a taste for traditional discounting models in a high-tech world. The company sold its first batch of 10.5 million shares at $16 apiece, pricing the stock higher than the $12-$14 range Coupons.com originally […]

Mar 7, 2014

NBC Bay Area Visits Coupons.com on the Company’s IPO Debut

NBC’s Scott Budman visits Coupons.com’s headquarters on the company’s IPO day. Watch here.

Mar 7, 2014

Silicon Valley Business Journal – Coupons.com IPO raises $168M, value tops $1B valuation

There was no discount on Coupons.com’s IPO, with the digital bargain offer purveyer raising $168 million at a price that topped its targets. The Mountain View company led by Steven Boal sold 10.5 million shares at $16, above the range it set last week of $12 to $14. Its market cap is now at about […]

Mar 7, 2014

Associated Press – Coupons.com raises $168 million from IPO

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Coupons.com has raised $168 million from an initial public offering of its common stock. The company delivers digital coupons and coupon codes to consumers. Coupons.com said in a regulatory filing that more than 2,000 brands from more than 700 consumer packaged goods companies and many grocery, drug and mass merchandise […]

Mar 7, 2014

This Morning: No FB, GOOG Ban In Turkey, Icahn Will Battle For PayPal Spinoff

Coupons.com (COUP) priced its 10.5 million share IPO at $16 per share, above the expected range of $12 $14 per share. Read more here.

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com CEO on IPO: Our Customers Want to Know We’re Not A Startup Anymore

For a privately held Silicon Valley-based startup, Coupons.com is old with a capital O. Founded in 1998, the company has built a name for itself as the online home for digital coupons to be used in physical stores. The 16-year-old startup went public on New York Stock Exchange on Friday and saw its stock price […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com Surges in Debut After Pricing IPO Shares

Coupons.com Inc., which took coupon clipping to the Web in 1998, almost doubled in its debut after the online discounter raised $168 million in its initial public offering, pricing the shares above the marketed range. The stock surged 88 percent to $30 at 4 p.m. in New York, giving the company a market value of […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com raises $160 million or more in IPO

Coupons.com, which distributes digital coupons for consumer packaged goods companies, priced high at $16 per share for its IPO, which could result in the sale of 11.5 million shares. Mountain View-based Coupons.com is expected to start trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol COUP, according to IPO investment firm Renaissance Capital, which […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com makes blockbuster debut as tech stays favorite

Shares of digital coupon company Coupons.com Inc nearly doubled in their trading debut, valuing the company at over $2.2 billion and underscoring the popularity of technology IPOs. The 16-year-old company raised $168 million from its initial public offering after receiving strong investor interest for its extensive digital promotion platform. Coupons.com is the third technology company […]

Mar 7, 2014

Fox Business Chats with Coupons.com CEO Steven Boal

Varney & Company speaks with Steven Boal about the company’s IPO Watch here.

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com jumps almost 100% in IPO debut

Shares of Coupon.com were up 100% early on in their first day of trading Friday, as investors’ IPO shopping spree continues. The company, which provides digital coupons for consumers, saw its shares rise to roughly $29 apiece, a strong showing especially considering the IPO price range was already raised. The company sold shares to initial […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com nearly doubles in 1st trading day

Shares of Coupons.com are close to doubling in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The stock gained $14.38, or 89.9 percent, to $30.38 in morning trading. Coupons.com Inc., which delivers digital coupons and coupon codes to consumers, priced its initial public offering of 10.5 million shares at $16 per share […]

Mar 7, 2014

Coupons.com Shares Nearly Double in Debut

Coupons.com Shares Nearly Double in Debut The Coupon-Providing Website Valued at About $2.2 Billion By TELIS DEMOS Updated March 7, 2014 5:55 p.m. ET   Steven Boal started Coupons.com Inc. in 1998 but didn’t take it public during the dot-com frenzy. Sixteen years later, amid the hottest market for IPOs since the dot-com days by […]

Mar 6, 2014

Coupons.com IPO gets full price, valuation tops $1 billion

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Silicon Valley’s first pure-tech IPO in 2014 brought in millions more than expected Thursday, as Coupons.com convinced investors it is worth more than $1 billion. The discounts website planned to sell 10 million shares at a price ranging from $12 to $14, but after meeting with potential institutional investors, the company sold […]

Jan 31, 2014

Coupons.com Files For $100M IPO On The NYSE, Trading As Coup

The march of the 2014 initial public offerings commences, with the latest one of the oldest brands on the internet. Coupons.com has just filed S-1 papers with the SEC for an IPO on the NYSE, trading under the name COUP, and raising $100 million. Goldman, Sachs & Co., Allen & Company LLC, BofA Merrill Lynch […]

Jan 31, 2014

Coupons.com files for IPO of up to $100 mln

Online coupon company Coupons.com Inc filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of its common stock. The company provides digital coupons and makes money when a customer downloads a coupon for redemption at a grocer or a retailer. Read more here.

Jan 22, 2014

7 Strategies to Pay Down Your Debt

With holiday spending and New Year’s resolutions fresh in our mind, January is a good month to get serious about paying down your debt. Coupons.com Household Savings Expert recommends seven things you should keep in mind as you tackle debt. Read more here.

Jan 14, 2014

How To Maximize Savings From Travel Sites

Prices for airline tickets and hotels are constantly fluctuating, making it tricky to pinpoint when to book your next trip. Coupons.com Household Savings Expert recommends checking for a coupon code when booking travel plans. Read more here.

Jan 8, 2014

Coupons.com Brings on Sloan as Corp Comms VP

Paul Sloan joins Coupons.com as VP of corporate communications. Sloan has held senior editorial roles at CNET, Fortune and CNN and reporting positions at US News & World Report, Bloomberg News, NPR, and the Chicago Tribune. Read more here.

Jan 6, 2014

Coupons Buys O2O Commerce Provider Yub

Digital coupon provider Coupons.com, which operates a promotion platform that offers digital and printable coupons and coupon codes for retailers (and consumers), has announced the acquisition of Yub, Inc. Read more here.