It will be a marathon weekend for some shoppers with Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday. The week long shopathon will come with major deals and some major savings but you can also save even more by shopping smart with these apps, some of which will pay you to shop.
Shopkick –– is a shopping app that rewards you with free gift cards for shopping. Whenever you’re out shopping open the app, you can discover daily challenges to earn points just for walking into nearby stores or scanning products. Bonus points are earned sometimes by submitting your receipt for certain products. You are then able to redeem your points for gift cards to Starbucks, Walmart, Target Amazon, and other major retailers.
Flipp — allowed you to seach circular deals and coupons by item, brand or category to find the best deals. You can add loyalty cards and clip coupons from the app and keep track of your shopping.
Ebates – You earn $10 just for joining. Ebates.com will allow you to shop at your favorite stores and earn cash back every time you check out. It’s also a good idea to download the Ebates browser extension. It’ll remind you to go through Ebates so you can earn cash back.
RetailMeNot — Will help you save even more on Black Friday sales and through the holiday season. You’ll find the best deals, coupon codes for both in-store and online shopping. Check out RetailMeNot.com when you’re shopping from your computer also so you don’t miss a deal at your favorite stores.
Check out our Black Friday Insider for some of the best deals for the weekend ahead.