Holiday shopping is not for the faint of heart—or the light of wallet! We’ve scoped out the best apps for saving as much money as possible this holiday season.
Retail Me Not
Retail Me Not’s modern-day couponing app allows you to search for coupons on the go and save coupons you’ve been eyeing. It also informs you when those coupon are about to expire. Genius! (Available for iOS and Android)
Get rewarded just for walking into a store with this app open! Search for the best deals on nearby products while collecting points for using the app in a store. Points can be redeemed for gift cards to stores like Starbucks, Target and Best Buy. (Available for iOS and Android)
Scan the bar code of an in-store item to see if you’re getting it at the best price. There’s also a map to locate the nearest stores offering the product at the lowest prices! (Available for iOS and Android)
Want to know if you’re really getting a good deal when a sale comes along? ShopAdvisor utilizes data to tell you the right time to make a purchase. Plus, you can receive alerts when an item goes on sale or reaches a price you like! (Available for iOS and Android)
Take a picture of any product you’re interested in purchasing—in a magazine, in a store or even on a person on the street—and this app will use image-recognition software to hunt it down for you (and find the best price!). Not to mention, you’ll be able to buy the product directly from the retailer in two clicks. (Available only for iOS)