Friday, December 26, 2014

Frugal Apps You Shouldn't Live Without

If you are all about saving money, living a frugal life and getting the most from your money, then you need to know about these money saving apps.  There are many apps that help you save money, not only during the holidays, but everyday.  Mobile apps have become a way of life for many of us and some of these apps actually allow you to earn rewards.  Below are some of the apps you may want to check out.

1.  RetailMeNot:
This app is free to download and lets you in on deals, coupons, discounts and offers.
This app also lets you in on online deals and savings and lets you know of deals when
shopping at a department store, mall and online stores.

2.  GasBuddy:       
How many times have you been in a different state, town or another part of the ciy
you live and need to know where to find the best gas prices?  With GasBuddy, this
app will let you find the best gas prices on top of giving users points for adding nearby
gas prices in the area in the community forum.  By participating in the community forum,
users/members can earn not only point, but prizes as well.

3.  ShopSavvy:    
ShopSavvy allows you to scan barcodes and then compare prices among thousands of
shops, retailers and more.  This app is free to download and lets you in on product
reviews and alerts on markdowns.  This app is good for online or in the physical store.

4.  Ibotta:
 Ibotta is a free downloadable app that lets you save on certain grocery items.  Ibotta
 is perfect for those who shop at Walmart or Target and lets you save on anything from
 produce to popular items.  You can check the items on Ibotta and then go purchase the
 items.  Once purchased, you will then scan the receipt and upload it.  Once Ibotta
 processes this, then the money is deposited into your Ibotta account.

5.  Target Cartwheel:  
If you shop at Target, then you don't want to be without this app.  Target Cartwheel
allows you to save up to 30% on everyday items such as groceries, baby items,
household supplies, health and beauty and clothing.  When combined with coupons,
sales and deals AND REDcard Savings, you get even bigger and better savings!







Do you have any mobile apps you would like to share?  Feel free to comment and let me know and I will get those added!