When you are working on budgeting and saving money, you may not realize that your smart phone can be one of your biggest allies. You can save money while you are shopping, simply by downloading some apps that have been created to help you find the best prices on the products that you are shopping for.
Downloading apps usually comes at a minimal cost. Check with your carrier about what is covered on your plan if you are unsure about the cost of downloading an app to your phone. After you are good to go, you may want to look into purchasing these aps…
1. RedLaser – This app will help you find the best prices on the items that you want to purchase. Simply scan the bar code or enter in the bar code and then the app will pull up websites that are selling the same product and display the price of the same product. This way, you can be sure that you are getting a great price. If there is a better price online, you can simply buy the product through your phone.
2. Slice – Slice is an app that you can use with your Gmail or Yahoo account. It will go through your inbox and find any deals that you have been sent. The app will then track the shipping on any product that you purchase.
Purchasing this technology can be a great way to help you save money this summer. Before you make any major purchases you may want to take the time to talk with friends about any apps that they use. You can compare prices and make sure that you are getting the best deal. Then, when you make a purchase you are able to make your purchase with confidence rather than wondering if you got the best price.