When 50% off is a bad deal

Saving 50% is easy these days with so many daily deal web sites, right? Wrong.

Even as sites branch out to offer more luxe experiences and wild adventures, there are more terms and conditions that can add to your out-of-pocket costs. In some cases, the “full” price you’re getting a discount on includes estimated value of perks it’s tougher to put a dollar figure on, like the ability to jump to the front of the line.

Watch my video with savings tips below, and visit CNBC.com to see the full post with some of the fine print that can boost the real cost of a “half-priced” deal.