Black Friday is still days away, but the sales have already begun. If you’re a hard-core shopper, these FREE apps will help you stay on top of the best Black Friday deals, comparison shop, make lists and more:
BlackFriday.com: The Black Friday 2016 Ad Alerts app is a must-have resource to keep at your shopping fingertips because it updates in real time as new deals are added. The app/website boasts more than 200 retailers.
This app scans barcodes to find the best price on a particular item, and tells you what store has the best price.
Deal News: If you’re already an online coupon and app lover, you’ve likely heard of Deal News. The site’s Black Friday App allows you to create a shopping list and save your favorite ads. Plus, you can share deals with friends, which helps if you have a strategic splitting-up plan.
: Another mainstay in online coupons is BradsDeals. It’s Black Friday-specific app keeps tabs on deep discounts at 100 top retailers. The formatting is easy on the eyes, too, as it transforms mobile-unfriendly circulars into an itemized list of products.
TGI Black Friday: If you’d rather not go searching the ads and prefer instant notifications when new ads are posted, this app from DealCatcher is a good pick for you. You can also shop items from the ads online, and compare prices by store and category.