Before checking out your favorite store, pull out your smart phone and check the apps store. There's constantly new apps that provide the most recent savings and help you need.
Tiffany "The Budgnista" Aliche has five money saving apps that are worth trying.
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It’s like having thousands of coupons in your pocket while shopping is stores. Before checking out at your favorite store, search for coupons via this app. Don’t worry about printing the coupons; all you have to do is show your phone at the register.
Tend to run out of data on your cell-phone plan? Use Wi-Fi Finder to find locations where you can use Wi-Fi for free. It works worldwide, so be sure to download it before your next trip to avoid being charged pricey roaming fees
Digit helps you save money that you didn’t even realize you had. It automatically scans your income and spending patterns, and transfers a small amount of savings that it deems you won't necessarily need in to a separate account that it manages. You can withdraw from that savings account anytime.
Call any phone number in the world from your Hangouts app without using your cell plan minutes. If you have a Gmail account, sign-up for a free Google Voice Number. That’s the number you’ll be able use to call your family and friends in the US for free, no matter where you are in the world, as long as you have Wi-Fi.
Automatically find and apply coupon codes when you shop online! Stop searching for coupon codes and sales. The Honey button pops up during checkout on a supported online store and once you click, “search for codes”, it will automatically apply coupon codes to your shopping cart.