HIT: Scoutmob has burst onto the scene and has improved upon the daily-deal formula, Kiplinger noted. And you don’t have to buy a deal ahead of time, either, meaning you won’t have five forgotten deal coupons you must spend in three days.
MISS: Groupon. It’s not that Groupon is bad, Bodnar said. “Other companies have moved into the space and done Groupon one better,” Bodnar said.