Online advantage for offline deals
Many websites, apps offer discounts on services, products during lean periods, but read the fine print before choosing
Last Updated at August 29, 2016 07:02 IST
Taking your family out for dinner at a five-star hotel is an expensive affair. A few years back, many would have chosen a cheaper option like a smaller restaurant. Things are different now.
There are websites and apps that can get you a booking in the same five-year hotel at a hefty discount, sometimes as high as 50 per cent. Similarly, getting a spa, hair treatment or pest control done for 25 per cent less is the new normal for people visiting these websites or downloading apps. Hyperlocal services: These websites or apps are marketplaces that aggregate hyperlocal services. Which means ...
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First Published: Sun, August 28 2016. 22:28 IST