Five Essential Apps to Use on Black Friday
Price: Varies, but usually free
2. Shooger: Black Friday is hectic enough without juggling dozens of coupons. Show electronic coupons in line and save with the Shooger application. Follow favorite retailers before the big day to stay well-informed of the best deals. The local search feature finds the lowest prices near the user for convenient saving.
3. Black Friday App: Created by Dealnews.com, Black Friday App lets users make personalized shopping lists for the big day. Browse, search and piece together the perfect strategy for hitting the stores. Then share favorite bargains with friends and family through the app's easy access to Twitter, email and Facebook.
4. Red Laser: Don't waste time identifying prices on Black Friday. The Red Laser application allows users to find the cost and location of the lowest prices on bar coded items. Simply take a photo of the bar code to make sure you have the best deal. In addition to Black Friday shopping, use this app on food items to see both prices and nutritional information. The no-touch scan works fast and allows customers to keep one hand free for deal snatching.
5. Mall Maps Mobile: This navigation application will help guide shoppers safely through the mobs of deal hunters. Equipped with store directories and maps of more than 350 malls across the U.S., Mall Maps Mobile will direct customers to the sales quickly and efficiently. Use the app to call specific stores ahead of time to make sure that the desired deal hasn't sold out.