Prepare yourself and save big money at the checkout with these handy mobile apps.
Grocery shopping is a significant expense, but it can be managed with an intelligent approach to savings. Flyers and coupons are a great start, but for those eager to maximize their savings, there are apps that can take you from smart-shopper to extreme-saver with just a few swipes of your finger.
Checkout 51 is a coupon clippers’ companion. You’ll get cash back on certain items you purchase in store by scanning and submitting your receipt. Within 48 hours you’ll get an approval and a cheque in the mail when you reach $20. Some items earn you around 25 cents while other offer a few dollars.
Like Checkout 51, Groupon Snap earns you money when you shop for certain items and scan your receipt. Although similar, both offer different rewards so you can maximize your cash back with every receipt. This one deserves a spot on your device.
Flipp is a coupon and flyer browsing app that you can use to plan ahead and find the best deals at your local grocery stores. In the latest update, you can also coupon-match deals from local store flyers with manufacturer coupons to maximize your savings.
Yummly is a fun way to discover new recipes and master meal planning. As you browse and save recipes you plan on cooking, their ingredients are organized in an easy-to-use shopping list that will come in handy on grocery day!
Grocery lists are an essential part of your life, so stay organized with an amazing tool in Evernote. By planning ahead, you can use coupons effectively and be more accurate about purchasing only the things you need. Evernote syncs across your different devices keeping you organized and connected to your lists and documents when you need them.
Never forget a coupon and never miss a deal with Snip Snap. Using their smartphone app, you can save any printed coupon to your phone for use at the checkout. Don’t have a flyer to snap from? Browse their huge database to find and save coupons in-app!