Shopkick Kicks – Easiest $25 Target Gift Card I’ve Ever Earned!


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Do you Shopkick? If you have a Smartphone, either Android or Apple, and you don’t already have this app, it's really easy to use and you'll be surprised how quickly your points add up! I’ve had Shopkick for over 2 years now and have gotten a bunch of Target & Starbucks gift cards. You only need 500 points to get a $2 Target one. In fact, I just turned in 6,500 points a couple weeks ago for a $25 Target gift card. Talk about easy money! There is actually a wide variety of things to save up … [Read more...]

Savingstar Big Changes Coming In July 2014


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Big Changes Coming To SavingStar In July 2014 We have some Savingstar Big Changes coming. One of my favorite cash back programs is SavingStar. The only drawback to SavingStar is you are limited to stores with loyalty card. You add offers to your account, and link your store loyalty cards, then it tracks your purchases and rewards you with your cash back. SavingStar has some BIG CHANGES coming in July 2014!! You will now be able to claim offers from many more stores. Stores with NO … [Read more...]

What is Savingstar and How Does It Work


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What is Savingstar? It's another way that you can save on your grocery and drug store purchases. This program is different because you never need to print anything out. You simply create an account with them online for free and then register all of your loyalty cards. You will not have a loyalty card from here itself. You attach all of your existing loyalty cards to your account. Each week, we will publish a list of the current Savingstar coupons. All you need to do is load them to your account. … [Read more...]

GasBuddy App Review


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GasBuddy App Review With soaring gas prices, and the volatility in gasoline prices, apps like GasBuddy become more and more important, especially when you travel. This app can help you: Find the cheapest gas on the go – for free! Locate gas stations near you and see their current gas prices. For every gas price reported, you’ll earn points towards our prize give-away. It's a community of users working together to update gas prices. The GasBuddy App is … [Read more...]

E Coupons Available On Your Winn Dixie Card


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E Coupons Now Available at Winn Dixie E Coupons are now available at Winn Dixie! This is a great opportunity to grab more savings if you are a Winn Dixie customer. If you are not familiar with what an eCoupon is, basically it's a coupon that the store offers online on their website and you are able to download it to your store loyalty card for a one time use the next time you are at the store. The first thing you need is a Winn Dixie store loyalty card. If you do not have one, you can … [Read more...]

Money On The Table? Do You “Leave Yours?”


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Don't Leave Money On the Table If you are not yet saving with ibotta and have an iphone or an Android you are leaving money on the table. ibotta is simple to use! The best part about it is that you can use manufacturer coupons at the store on the items you are purchasing and then come home and redeem the items for extra savings that can be transferred into your paypal account! Each item on the app will have a dollar amount assigned to it. You can earn savings by watching videos, learning a fact … [Read more...]

Pinterest- The In’s And Out’s


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Have you wanted to check out Pinterest but are unsure of what it is or how to use it? I like to think of Pinterest as a giant cork board where I can pin ideas I like and things I want to try. You can also look at it as an online bookmarking page where you can organize the things you enjoy. After you sign up, you will want to create “boards” to pin things too. This will help you keep things organized and easy to find later.  To create a board, hover over your name in the upper right hand … [Read more...]

New Ibotta Offers Available!


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New Ibotta Offers for 1-6-13 If you are not yet saving with Ibotta and have an iPhone or an Android you are leaving money on the table. Ibotta is simple to use! The best part about it is that you can use manufacturer coupons at the store on the items you are purchasing and then come home and redeem the items for extra savings that can be transferred into your PayPal account! Each item on the app will have a dollar amount assigned to it. You can earn savings by watching videos, learning a … [Read more...]

New Ibotta Offers Available!


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This Week's New Ibotta Offers We have had a ton of new coupons drop today with the beginning of the month and we also have some new Ibotta offers available! If you are not yet saving with Ibotta you are leaving money on the table. I already see a few that I am plan on redeeming. It is very rare that you get soda savings! I have to tell you I love this free app. I have already earned $8.25 and they transfer it into your paypal account once you have a $5 minimum balance! It is so easy to … [Read more...]

Ibotta – iPhone/ Android Users Score $5 for Free


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Score a Free $5 with Ibotta The Ibotta app is a fun and easy way to earn $20 or more each time you go shopping! The more you use it, the better and more personalized your offers become. This program is not new, but it is new for Android users. Right now if you sign up for this app here you get a free $5 bonus (new users). All you have to do is complete your first action and the bonus is yours! You can earn money by watching videos, learning facts about a product, sharing on Facebook and … [Read more...]

Kindle App Preview on Talking Nerdy


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Free Kindle App One of my favorite and most used apps is the free Kindle App. I'm a big reader and while I love the iPhone/iPad bookstore reader, I find some great deals on books through Amazon. The Kindle App is very comparable to the reader on the iPhone/iPad. You can download it from Amazon here. The Kindle App Allows You To Bookmark Page Highlight Text Get Definitions of Words Search The Book For Words or Phrases Change Page Color To White, Black or Sepia Adjust … [Read more...]

Spreadsheet on the iPad? Here’s How


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How to Get a Spreadsheet on an iPad This has to be one of the questions I get asked the most. I do all of my shopping trips on a spreadsheet. I like to update my prices while in the store. I find this much easier. I also use my spreadsheets to keep a price list. It's easier just to copy and paste the lines into my price book. Having my iPad with me in the store has simplified the process. I do have a Bluetooth keyboard case for my iPad (thanks hubby for talking me into getting it), but I … [Read more...]

Talking Nerdy- Scr.app.bk House Inventory App


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Talking Nerdy Inventory App For talking nerdy today, we're going to discuss having a home inventory. I've been saying for a while that I needed to do one. I had a friend lose everything in a house fire and saw first hand what she had to go through to get the most she could on her claim. My friend had to list EVERYTHING in her house in order to be reimbursed from her insurance company.  I always thought that if we had a hurricane or something of that nature I could just list the items as we were … [Read more...]

Print Coupons from Your iPhone, Pad or Pod


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How to Print Coupons from Your iPhone This is another question I get a lot- how do you print coupons from your iPhone? I always print my coupons from the coupon-wizards.com links on my laptop or desktop first. Reason being is that the site gets revenue from these prints and it is a way to support all the free things it offers without costing me a cent. Also, I don't print a lot of internet printables. I follow David's suggestion of printing only high dollar coupons. I also print coupons … [Read more...]

Santa’s Little Helper App for Budgeting Christmas


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Santa's Little Helper App If you haven't yet, you should be budgeting for Christmas. It happens the same day every year so it should come as no surprise. I budget Christmas just like the rest of my bills. The key is to make sure I only spend what I put aside for it. Last year I found the Santa's Little Helper app and loved it!!! I used it for tracking all of my Christmas shopping. This app is fantastic!!! You can lay out the people you have on your list and how much you have budgeted for … [Read more...]

CompareMe App for Talking Nerdy


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Try the CompareMe App Ever find yourself standing in the store wondering should you buy the $1 item with 8 ounces or the 24 ounce package for $3.50? I find myself in this situation a lot. That is one reason I love this CompareMe app. One of the Wiz Kids (I'm sorry I didn't write down the name) had mentioned the Compare Me App. I downloaded it and LOVE IT! You can very easily enter the price and qty of 2 products and it will compare them and tell you which is the better deal. The nice … [Read more...]

Winn Dixie App – Today’s Talking Nerdy


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Winn Dixie App I love Winn Dixie and it is one of the stores I shop regularly. Their BOGO deals are great and it's a 50% savings BEFORE any coupons, isn't that a fantastic way to start a shopping trip! I was very happy when I found the Winn Dixie FREE app available for iphone and Android.  Every Wednesday the app is automatically updated with their current sales ad.  The app allows you to create a shopping list from the ad and you can manually add items to it.  And we all know one of the … [Read more...]

Rite Aid App is Today’s Talking Nerdy Episode


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Rite Aid App Introduction While I'm not happy with all the recent changes Rite Aid has done with the new Load2Card program I have to say I'm very happy with the addition to the Rite Aid App, which you can get here.  The app is free and is available on iPhone and Android. Some Features of the Rite Aid App: Store Locator View Weekly Ad Make Shopping List From the Ad Transfer Prescriptions Refill Prescriptions Check Wellness Points and Current Level View & Manager … [Read more...]

Debt Snowball App – Pay Down those Debts!


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Debt Snowball App As any of you who have been around the page for more than a minute know, we are here to help you get to a debt free lifestyle. This is covered more in depth in other budgeting posts that we've written, but here's a snapshot of what's entailed. This is a method and an app that I personally use and it has helped us immensely. It's considered part of Dave Ramsey's method - the debt snowball via the Debt Payoff Planner app. This Debt Snowball App Makes Life Easier We have … [Read more...]

Key Ring Reward Cards App for Smart Phones


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New Key Ring Reward Cards App   My reward cards are all on a key ring and it is usually in my purse. However most of the time they get eaten by the black hole that I call my purse or I change purses and they end up being left on the counter at home. One thing I'm never without is my phone! I've found this great app, Key Ring Reward Cards. It is available on iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 7 or Blackberry. On iPhone it is a free app, I'm not positive about the other platforms. I … [Read more...]

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