If you have a smartphone, there are a number of apps you can use to earn money for your savings fund. And if you are on the fence about getting a smartphone, these apps can help you justify getting one!
Ibotta – Earn cash for purchasing items at Walmart, Target, Kroger, Publix, CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid and hundreds of other stores. Read over the tutorial here.
Checkout51 – Earn cash for purchasing items at your local grocery store (it is not store specific). Read over the tutorial here.
SavingStar – Earn cash back on items you purchase. Make sure you check the app every Friday for a new 100% cash back offer on a specific grocery item.
Shopkick – Earn kicks for walking into stores and scanning items. Cash the kicks in for Target gift cards that can be used to purchase Disney gift cards. Read over the tutorial here.
ReceiptHog – Earn coins for your receipts that you can cash in for gift cards. It doesn’t matter where you shopped or what you bought. Enter the code masp1959 when you sign up.