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Groupon threatened with court action after refusing cash refunds

Deals website Groupon faces court action unless it improves how it treats its customers, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said.

9 August 2021

Fraudsters target Groupon accounts to make unauthorised purchases – check NOW if you're affected

Groupon users have seen £100s siphoned from their banks in recent weeks, with reports of up to £700 being taken

20 December 2016

Daily deals firms get warning from OFT

Warning letters have been sent to 35 daily deals companies telling them to clean up their act

25 June 2012

Daily deals code of conduct launches... but without Groupon

A new trade association for the daily deals industry has developed a code of conduct which aims to protect consumers

13 June 2012

Groupon told to clean up its act by OFT

The daily deals site has been given three months to improve its trading practices following an OFT investigation

16 March 2012

OFT to investigate Groupon over multiple advertising breaches

Daily deals site Groupon is being investigated by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT)

1 December 2011

MSE issues code of conduct call to daily deals sites

The major sites such as Groupon, kgbdeals and LivingSocial offer many great deals but too often we hear of consumers unable to access them

29 July 2011