ShopKick- If your keychain looks anything like mine it is cluttered with those mini plastic rewards cards. Well, with this app you can be clutter free! ShopKick sends you store rewards and coupons just by walking into a store, so all you have to do is do what you do best, SHOP!
Jingit- Jingit is the newest invention in lazily earning money. Download the app, watch some ads for a variety of products, and answer a couple of questions and earn up to $15 a week. All you have to do is register for a Jingit Visa debit card and the money you earn will be automatically put on the card.
iBotta- Similar to Jingit, iBotta is fun, money earning app. Choose items that you plan to buy from a provided list¸ such as any food item, and then watch a video, take a survey, or read a little information and earn cash. Next, purchase the item at an approved retailer, take a picture of your receipt and the cash will be automatically added to your account.
RetailMeNot- Are you sick of rummaging through newspapers and magazines for coupons to cut? Well cut no longer, RetailMeNot is free app that sends you deal alerts and coupons straight to your smart phone. You can even find nearby malls and retail stores with the best deals when in an unfamiliar area.
Gas Buddy- With gas prices continuing to increase even saving ten cents on every gallon can make a big difference. Gas Buddy is a free app that shows you the price of gas at different gas stations in the area.
ShopSavvy- With ShopSavvy you can scan any barcode in a store and the app will show you if there are cheaper options online on websites such as Amazon. com.
HelloWallet- HelloWallet is a great tool for organizing and managing your finances without affiliation to any bank or other financial institution. This app allows you to keep everything finance related in one place. You can record your financial goals, create a budget, track your progress, and enter your checking, savings, retirement, credit card, healthcare, and investment information.
This is by no means an exhaustive list. Many retail stores have their own apps that send you great coupons and alert users about sales. Search around a little and find the apps that will help you reach and stick to your financial goals!