As the daily deal landscape expands, it's easier than ever to buy a coupon and then completely forget about it. And DealWorks, a new website launched by a group of young IT professionals, is offering a solution to ensure deals are redeemed on time.
DealWorks allows people to track their purchases for free by receiving a scheduled deal expiry notification determined by each user, and sent to a nominated email address in advance. DealWorks also aggregates a range of offers together onto one site for one-stop browsing.
DealWorks co-founder David Choy said while people continue to buy group deals, statistics show they are inevitably losing track and forgetting to claim their discount before expiration.
He said trying to keep track of group daily deals and redeem them all in time was a challenge, and pointed to a recent survey by Canstar Blue that found one in three daily deal purchasers have forgotten to redeem a coupon at least once
“Group buying is often an impulse purchase on a great offer and it can be difficult to remember which site a particular deal was purchased, what was bought and when it will expire. With DealWorks, the days of losing money on expired deals are over.”