Like it or love it Christmas is just around the corner. The hole in our pockets is about to get a whole lot bigger, with this in mind, we’ve done some investigating to see what apps can help us make us make some real savings.
Cliche as it sounds ‘every little does help’. Here are the top five apps we promise will make some real savings in the run to Christmas and beyond.
BabyDoc provides a live feed of special offers on everything from nappies to milk formula, breast pumps, baby sick bags and all the other millions of things that come with having a baby.
All major retailers are signed up including Dunnes Stores, Tesco, EuroBaby, Boots, Lloyds Pharmacy and Mothercare. The app is updated 24 hours a day, seven days a week ensuring parents are getting the most up-to-date offers available in store.
Pricespy app allows you to compare online prices with high street ones by scanning the bar code of the product you’re interested in.
You can also set up price alerts so that you are told when the price of something falls to a point at which you would like to buy it – giving you a better chance of snapping up sale stock before everyone else does.
With this app you can also compare the prices of products from almost 500 Irish shops which have high street and online stores, including Smyths, Arnotts, Dunnes Stores and PC World. It also includes the prices of thousands of international shops.
This app is full of amazing deals from and discounts from restaurants, bars, hotels, ferries, retailers and hairdressers; including Four Star Pizza, Captain Americas, Xtra-vision, and Boots are just some of the big names who have amazing offers on this app daily!
This is another app which allows you to search for local deals near you – whether that be attic flooring, wedding flowers, jewellery, toys, music classes for the kids or a boring car valet.