Money Saving Apps 2018
The following Money Saving Apps 2018 are the Top Apps picked by LRWC to save money on food, clothing and much more!
We live in a day where there’s really no excuse for neglecting to save money. Not only do we have the traditional form of savings through a wide variety of insert and printable coupons readily available to us, we also have many new and exciting mobile “apps” you can download to your smartphones for a simple way to save money!
It would be impossible (for me at least) to master every single mobile savings app there is out there, however if you can take advantage of even just one, I think you’re doing pretty good! Have fun with it and involve your family. If your child or teenager really has been nagging you for a smartphone, tablet, iPad, etc., agree they will get one if they commit to using their smartphone to help save the family money. For more ideas on how to involve your family in couponing this Extreme Couponing Tip!
Here is our list of the Top Money Saving Mobile Apps for 2017:
Use Amazon App while shopping in store to be sure you are getting the best price. Simply scan the barcode on the item you are looking to purchase and you can instantly see if there is a better price available on Amazon.
BerryCart is a rebate app geared towards organic, healthy, GMO Free Foods. Each week a variety of foods are added. To get the rebate you need to upload your receipt to the app and your rebate amount is added to your Berry Cart account.
Earn cash back when you purchase alcohol and scan receipts for cash back rebates and other deals with bevRAGE.
Save money at any bar, restaurant or grocery store and browse deals by receiving discount shopping coupons and discovering new drinks with local deals and alcohol rewards with bevRAGE.
Checkout51 is another rebate app. You make a purchase of any of the products from the list of current offers, upload your receipt to the app and receive money back into your Checkout51 account.
Every Thursday morning, Checkout 51 updates with a new list of offers.
This Double Coupon Checker app will come in handy for a coupon more times than you’d think! Use “Double Coupon Checker” to quickly check whether the coupons you have can be doubled. Simply scan your coupons from Sunday newspaper, “Catalina” print-out, or printable coupons to find out if your coupon will double. Note: What is printed on the coupon may NOT match what is encoded in the coupon barcode.
- Before shopping, choose your products and complete the tasks. The more you complete, the more cash you’ll earn.
- Buy your chosen products at over 50 retailers nationwide. They are adding new stores all the time.
Verify your purchases by uploading a photo and scanning the product’s barcode.
- Yes, real money in your Ibotta account that you can send to a PayPal account or turn it in for a gift card.
Gas Buddy helps you find the cheapest gas near you! Join the more than 50 million drivers that are saving money every time they need gas just by searching for the cheapest prices and sharing what they find!
The latest rebate App to hit the scene, MobiSave is currently available for Apple based devices ONLY. Much like their predecessors, MobiSave offers you rebates on items that you can choose to purchase. Just take a picture of your itemized receipt and submit. Rebates are posted to your account normally within 24 hours. Cash out your account at any time, NO MINIMUMS to meet. Visit the Apple ITunes Store and download MobiSave for free!
Out to Eat with Kids quickly searches for restaurants that offer deals based on location and deal for that day! Awesome way to save money and enjoy a meal with your family.
Price Scanner will easily scan any barcode/QR code or search for the BEST price and coupons. You will have access to the latest discounts, deals and promos based on what you scanned or search for to give you the BEST price on that product!
Raise.com offers thousands of discounted Gift Cards. You can sell your unwanted gift cards or purchase a discounted giftcard in seconds!
The RetailMeNot Coupons app makes it easy to save in store with thousands of coupons at the places you love to shop. Never print or forget a coupon again. Easily search for the coupons you want, check out Today’s Hot Deals or browse the Categories and Trending Deals to find the best offers available.
SavingStar is a great way to save big money on your groceries and pharmacy store purchases. They are the first and only national, fully-digital grocery eCoupon rewards service. There is nothing to clip and nothing to print. Here’s how you can use SavingStar:
- Once you are registered you will have to set up your store loyalty cards.
- Select the eCoupons you like and link them to your store loyalty cards.
- Use your loyalty card at checkout (note: The total on your receipt does not change at checkout and the savings are not printed on the receipt).
- Your money is automatically added to your SavingStar account within 2-30 days! They’ll e-mail you when your savings post.
You can go to the SavingStar site to register and download the SavingStar Mobile App right onto your phone.
ShopKick is a great iPhone and Android App for your phone that gives you exclusive deals to all of your favorite stores including, Best Buy, Target, Macy’s & Toys R Us! You can earn “kicks” (points) just for walking into a store and earn even more “kicks” for making qualifying purchases. Kicks can be redeemed for gift cards to Target, Best Buy and so much more.
Slice automatically will track your deliveries for you! It will also keeps an eye out on your purchases for you – watching for price drops, tracking packages and for recalls!
Living Rich with Coupons is my favorite app. Everything you need to know about couponing is in one place PLUS all of the deals you’ll want from online sales to your local grocery store freebies are at your finger tips!
The Target App now has Cartwheel and Wallet, making it the easiest way to save and pay while making the most of your Target Run. The Target app helps you plan your trip, save on your list, shop and order from anywhere, and save and pay in one place with the new Wallet tab.
Catch unbelievable shopping deals at your favorite stores, restaurants & gas stations right from your phone. And it’s all 100% free! Search for deals, coupons & online promo codes from over 100,000 retailers inside The Coupons App. Explore exclusive shopping and restaurant offers at thousands of nationwide and local chains. Browse hot coupons, view local deals or see popular retail stores. Get alerts for hot new savings at all your favorite restaurants & stores. Get automatic notifications when deals are nearby. Save coupons for viewing anytime, anywhere. Get calendar reminders when your saved coupons are about to expire. See the cheapest, real-time gas prices, then tap to navigate. This is a must for anyone who is focused on saving money!
The Walmart Savings Catcher program was introduced earlier last year to select states and regions however it is now available nationwide! If a local competitor offers a lower advertised price on an item you purchased at Walmart, this program allows you to get back the difference on a Walmart Rewards eGift Card.
What other ways do you save money using mobile apps?
If you are new to couponing, you may want to check out the Couponing for Beginners section where you will find a lot of answers to your questions.