Use the following apps to help you stretch your holiday gift-giving budget.
Discount Calculator With Shopping List, Coupons Reminders & Sales Tax Guide (Free) Figuring out the best deals can be difficult; this app will run the numbers for you. (Mobilewalla Score: 99/100)
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Black Friday 2016 Slickdeals App — Deals & Coupons (Free)* This app aggregates major Black Friday ads in one place and gives live updates as new deals are leaked. (Score: 96/100)
Ibotta: Cash Back App, Grocery Coupons & Shopping (Free)* Use Ibotta to get cash back when you buy from Ibotta partner retailers. (Score: 96/100)
Bakodo — Barcode Scanner and QR Bar Code Reader (Free) Use Bakodo to scan bar codes and find competitive deals on your chosen items. (Score: 89/100)
Amazon App: shop, scan, compare, and read reviews (Free)* Amazon fans use this app to watch out for a nonstop parade of daily deals and holiday specials. (Score: 85/100)
Black Friday by Brad’s Deals (Free)* Brad’s Deals tracks the best holiday offerings from 100 top retailers. (Mobilewalla Score: 97/100)
InoDeals — Daily Deals Shop ($1.77)* InoDeals finds deals and lets you search for great offers via retailers’ names or bar codes. (Score: 97/100)
Coupons & Weekly Ads Shopular (Free)* This year-round app shares ads for major retailers and gives you opportunities to earn cash back when you shop online. (Score: 95/100)
The Coupons App (Free)* The Coupons App brings you offers 24/7 for a wide variety of retailers, and sometimes shares coupons for free items. (Score: 93/100)
Black Friday 2016 Ads, Deals (Free)* This app allows shoppers to receive customized sale alerts for items and stores they’ve selected. (Score: 91/100)
*Available on Apple and Android.
Mobilewalla is a search and discovery engine using breakthrough technology to score every app to help consumers navigate the mobile application marketplace. Apps are scored using an algorithm that weighs several characteristics, including user ratings, position within category and staff recommendations. For more app intel, go to www.mobilewalla.com. Anindya Datta is a technologist and founder of Mobilewalla.