The Top 5 Coupon Apps for Your Smartphone

Couponing is becoming a trend these days, so why not save the scissors and have those coupons available at the touch of your smartphone screen. Here are our 5 favourite coupon apps sure to help you save some cash:

Living Social

Screen Shot 2013-09-24 at 4.57.54 PMLiving social offers its users the opportunity to do things locally, in their city, on the cheap. There are different deals every day that offer coupons and discounts at various restaurants, bars, stores, spas and more. Living social also gives its users the opportunity to get free deals by sharing deals through e-mail, facebook and twitter. When your friends purchase a deal that you’ve shared with them you get it for free.

Groupon

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Groupon offers its users deals on products and services, they partner with top-rated businesses allowing users to feel comfortable trying something new. You can browse deals by location or categories. Groupon also offers featured deals, vacations, goods, occasions and gifts making it easy to get exactly what you need at a good price.

Google Offers

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Google offers allows users to find offers on all of their favourite Google products and services. You can find deals for shopping, restaurants, bars, courses, travel, beauty and more. By taking more deals the app learns your needs and will start to give you more customized suggestions for future purchases. When you buy an offer you have the option to use it right away for save it for later.

GeoQpons

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Using GeoQpons you can brwose a variety of products from automotive, to children’s, to groceries. The app makes it easy to use the coupons in a store by allowing users to simply show the coupon image on their smartphone to the cashier. Using a coupon online is also easy, you just have to copy and paste the code in the coupon box during checkout.

RetailMeNot

Screen Shot 2013-09-24 at 5.20.08 PMUsing RetailMeNot you get to save when you want, where you want. The app sends you deals that are based on your current location, such as your local mall, and offers coupon codes on everything from clothing to entertainment and even food.

Top 5 Free Phone Apps for Managing Personal Finances

Managing your personal finances and expenses doesn’t have to be a chore, especially when you are able to have all the information you need right at your finger tips. We have compiled a list of the top 5 Phone apps for helping you to manage your personal finances.

Manilla

Manilla_App_RemindersManilla is available for free on both iPhone and Android platforms. It is designed to help you keep track of your bills and does this effectively by combining all of your financial accounts. Manilla organizes your information neatly into a digital filing cabinet of statements, bills, and notices.

Expensify

ExpensifyExpensify makes tracking business expenses easy. Designed for the frequent, or not so frequent, business traveler Expensify allows users to scan and archive receipts for expenses, track kilometers traveled, link financial accounts and create easy to read expense reports.

Slice

slice-app-application-for-purchases-1-28-2012-bSlice is the must-have app for online shoppers. Using slice you can link multiple e-mail accounts and sort through them to consolidate and manage all of your online purchases in one easy to find place. Slice makes keeping track of your online purchases easy by providing real-time tracking information, images of your purchase, receipts, shipping information and more. This app is available on both Android and iPhone platforms.

Mint

mintMint is one of the most effective personal finance apps we have ever used, it is available for both iPhone and Android. This phone app allows users to connect their various accounts (chequing, savings, investments, etc) and keep track of spending by automatically categorizing every dollar that is spent. Through using this app users can get insights into how their money is being spent and can adjust their spending habbits to budget goals, this can also help you to get out of debt or to save money by not making unnecessary purchases.

Budget Buddy

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Available on iOS and Adriod, budget buddy is designed to help you to track and keep track of expenses by taking pictures of your receipts, bills, register totals, etc. The live feature in this app allows users to track spending as soon as it is documented and offers monthly charts of your spending.