Whether you’re elbowing your way through crowded stores or relaxing on the couch with your smartphone, these apps, handpicked by blogger Kendal Perez of hasslefreesavings.com, will help you track down the best deals of the holiday shopping season.
Scan the bar code of an item, and this app will direct you to the least expensive place to buy online. Bonus: You can create gift lists to share with friends and family and read customer reviews. Android and iOS
Black Friday Deal Finder
Browse this searchable database of 100-plus major store ads to plan your Black Friday and Cyber Monday strategy. Sign up via Twitter for alerts when new ads drop. Android and iOS
Comparison shop for products in 26 categories (think cameras, computers and more) and view merchant ratings and reviews. Email alerts provide updates on online availability and price changes. Android and iOS
Track down digital coupons and promotions for hundreds of online and brick-and-mortar retailers and restaurants with this app, which includes a GPS function that directs you to the nearest location. Android and iOS