All of us are always looking to save a bit of money when buying things, whether it be a new app, smartphone, tablet, or even a new computer. There are loads of great apps out there to help with finding deals and sales, many of which have notifications that can be tuned to your needs.
Perhaps one of the most popular deals or sale sites available. Slickdeals has a rather intuitive Android app (it wasn't always that way though). The app allows you to browse the home page as well as the forums and find what you're looking for. Slickdeals also allows you to set your notifications within the app, this way you'll get a notification when something you're looking to buy goes on sale.
With Groupon, you never know what you'll find here. Groupon specializes in finding you deals in your area, but you can also find some great deals on smartphones, laptops, cameras and much more on their website. With their app, you are able to find what you're looking for as well as make your purchase within the app. If you've bought anything through Groupon, you can use the app to stay up-to-date with your order.
Another popular site for bringing you the best in sales, deals and even coupons from around the internet. The RetailMeNot app allows you to go ahead and find coupons to use on your purchase as well as sales that might be happening on the product you're looking to buy. RetailMeNot also includes customizable notifications, so you won't miss any deals or sales.
With Brad's Deals, their staff curates some of the best deals around onto their front-page and their app. Bringing you the best sales to your smartphone. This includes credit card hacks, in-store coupons and much more. They also include curated guides, so you can find the perfect gift for the occasion, whether it's graduation, Christmas or another special occasion.
Now this one is exclusive to India. Snapdeal offers all sorts of products, mostly smartphones and their app has a deals section showing you what's on sale right now. This way you can be sure you are getting the best price on whatever you're looking to buy. Snapdeal allows you to complete your purchase within the app, making things super simple.
Geek - Smart Shopping
This one also brings you the best deals from all sorts of stores. Geek brings you the lowest prices on headphones, speakers, smartphones and much more. They provide these products at about 50-80% off of the normal prices, seeing as they go directly to the manufacturers to get the products, instead of through retailers. Thus making for a cheaper price.
Known as one of the best for finding the best coupons, and cash back options, Ebates also has a great Android app available. The app will show you exactly how you can get the best deal. Whether it's with a cash back option or with a promotional code. Ebates works with over 1800 stores worldwide, including Bed, Bath & Beyond, Amazon, Home Depot and many others.
Snap by Groupon
This app from Groupon is dedicated solely to finding you sales on grocery items. Who wouldn't like saving a few extra bucks on their grocery bill each month? Snap by Groupon gives you offers on items you are likely already buying, and also gives you cash back when you buy certain products with the app. You can then buy these promoted items at any retailer.
Similar to Snap by Groupon, Checkout 51 also provides you coupons and deals on grocery items. Offers are updated each Thursday, and can be used at tons of grocery stores including Wal-Mart, Whole Foods, Costco, Safeway, Food Basics and many others. It's available in the US as well as Canada. The app is simple to use, and will save you loads of cash over time.
This app provides all sorts of products you'd buy for your home from dinner-ware, to shower curtains, picture frames and just about everything in between. It offers these things for much lower prices than you'd see elsewhere. A big reason for this is because they work directly with manufacturers instead of retailers, essentially cutting out the middle man. When you sign up, you are also given the ability to get a free gift, but beware shipping is quite lengthy.