Apps that Help You Save Money

Apps are not only meant for playing games or editing your pictures. Many useful apps can help you plan your budget and save money.

Sounds interesting? Scroll down to read about easy to use apps that help you save money.

  • Bill Tracker

If you often miss paying the bills on time because of your busy schedule, then this app is meant for you. It will allow you to keep the due dates and amount totals in one place only. You will also get notifications for pending payments, and due dates will be highlighted on the calendar to let you view all the payment dates easily. Bonus, its password protected.

  • Mint

This app is meant for people who prefer to stay within the budget limits. It tracks all the financial accounts from different accounts and records as well as categorizes every transaction smoothly. It also notes your spending habits and creates a budget for you. This app allows you to deactivate access from the phone through the Mint website which will come handy in keeping your data secure.

  • Shopkick

This app is best suited for people who want to find great deals and discounts at stores like Best Buy, Macy’s Target, etc. You can earn points for different purchases, inviting friends to join and just for walking into a store. The points you earn can be transformed into gift cards at stores that are partnered with it.

  • Ibotta

This app lets users earn real money for shopping. You can start by going through varied offers in the product gallery and selecting the ones you want. Every time you finish a task like taking a poll or watching a video, the pending cash is added to the account which can be accessed when you buy the products from retailers who are partnered with Ibotta. After the purchase is verified, cash can be added to your PayPal account or turned into a gift card.

  • You Need a Budget (YNAB)

Well, what we like best about this app is it’s to the point name. This app has an easy to use interface that’s highly detailed. The software operates by following four simple rules, save for a rainy day, give every dollar a job, live on last month’s income and roll with the punches. The app will change the way you manage money and will make finances stress-free.

  • RetailMeNot

If you often spend hours in looking for relevant and latest coupons, then this website is for you. It allows you to seek deals and coupons from popular stores like Starbucks, Sephora, J Crew, Forever 21 and many more. The coolest thing about this app is that it saves you from the hassle of printing the coupons. All you need to do is to show your phone to avail a deal. You also get notifications for expiration dates so that you can do that last-minute shopping before the deal ends.

  • SnipSnap

Last on the list is SnipSnap, another coupons app that allows you to find the best deals with various brands. It also allows you to take pictures of printed coupons and transforms them into digital and mobile-ready versions. You are also allowed to peruse through an online directory and see coupons your friends have snipped. How cool is that!

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