Daily Archives: July 9, 2013

Groupon launches 'upscale' restaurant booking & discount service

Groupon launches 'upscale' restaurant booking & discount service
Groupon Reserve isn't just catering to restaurants, although that's the initial area of focus. The website will also offer discounts for high-end spas, hotels, and salons. Groupon Reserve was first tested on consumers in Chicago in May. The product has …
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Senate bill says to undocumented immigrants: pay taxes but claim no public

Senate bill says to undocumented immigrants: pay taxes but claim no public
Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., a long-time advocate for immigration reform from Chicago, highlighted how much his side was willing to give up to get the Senate bill through. "They said to immigrants, 11 million of them, they said, tell you what … that he …
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Wylie's growing population draws larger companies

Wylie's growing population draws larger companies
In February 2012, Chicago-based Clark Street Development made its first venture into Texas when it bought 25 acres of commercial land to create the center. Partner Jim Kurtzweil said the city's growth made the area … According to Kroger, the company …
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Credit card offers pour into students' mailboxes

Credit card offers pour into students' mailboxes
The perks include extra rewards points for every dollar spent at restaurants and on books and music. Bank of America promotes its Student Platinum … Yes, having a credit card to be used for emergencies can be a good thing. But if your son or daughter …
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