The countdown to Christmas is rapidly approaching and luckily, there are some great apps that can make holiday shopping less stressful. The stores are packed, traffic is miserable, and people everywhere are driving themselves insane trying to check off items off their lists. Anyone who needs some last minute gift ideas with some tips to save need look no further. Check out these top five apps for finding Christmas gift deals and discounts.
RetailMeNot: RetailMeNot is a must-have app this holiday shopping season. This fantastic app has both online and in store coupons for over 50,000 retailers. It is one of the apps that allows users to search for the coupons they want for that special gift they are picking up, browse the hottest deals of the day, or simply check out what coupons other users are using. Not only does this app allow users to save loads of money, but it can give some helpful hints on gifts. The best part? All the coupons are stored in the phone, so no one has to worry about remembering to grab that stack of paper coupons before heading to the mall.
Red Laser: Red Laser is another out of a list of great apps that is going to help users save a lot of money this Christmas season. Once shopping lists are made, shoppers can head to the store to find that must-have item, and simply use Red Laser to scan the bar code of the item. This awesome app will then compare prices of the item online or at the nearest store to help users find the best price. Not only that, but even just opening the app inside the store reveals deals, discounts, coupons and rewards.
ISlick: Islick is an app that easily makes the list for top five gift deals and discounts. Islick offers users a community of thousands of people all over the nation that are searching and posting the best deals both online and in stores. Users can customize the app to what they are most interested in finding deals on, and as soon as the app is opened, the best deals on the chosen category for that day are available to view. This app is completely user friendly, and is designed to help find the best deals of the day.
Wanelo: This is one of the apps that millions of people across the nation use to find amazing deals on products every day. Waleno is simple to customize so users can easily find the items they want from little known boutiques, small businesses and major retailers. As users save the products they relate to the most, the app learns and begins to show the user more products geared to what they like. This is the app to download to save loads of time and money, and keep shopping organized in one place.
Amazon Local: Last but not least is Amazon Local, which is one of the best apps out there. This is the app to download if saving up to 75 percent on not only local businesses, but nationwide chains, sounds like a good plan. This app provides users with the little-known deals around town such as a favorite restaurant, to a favorite spa that is offering amazing discounts and gift cards. It also offers deals for the famous online and national chains everyone knows and loves. It can even help with hotel deals if users are traveling to visit family or friends this holiday season.
Everyone knows how stressful getting ready for the holiday season can be, so they should not ignore these top five apps for finding Christmas gift deals and discounts. They will not only save users money and time, but reduce the dreaded shopping frenzy that is here once again.
By: Rebecca Savastio
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