5 Apps to Get the Best Prices This Holiday Season

5 Apps to Get the Best Prices This Holiday Season

Grey Thursday shoppers rush through the doors at Sears in Paris, Texas Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 looking for door buster deals on electronics, tools and appliances. Sears will offer Black Friday deals starting Nov. 9. (Sam Craft/AP Photo)
Grey Thursday shoppers rush through the doors at Sears in Paris, Texas Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 looking for door buster deals on electronics, tools and appliances. Sears will offer Black Friday deals starting Nov. 9. (Sam Craft/AP Photo)

 

(USA Today) – Retailers have the holiday season down to a science complete with lighting that makes you look your best (or worst), specific sale days, particular music playing and even what scent permeates throughout the store. Don’t let them get the best of you.

Equipped with your smartphone or tablet and the right apps, you are no longer a mere Christmas shopper. You are a shopping warrior. Here are 5 apps (or more) that you need to be armed.

• Gift-planning apps

One way to stick to a budget is to know what you’re buying someone before you hit the store. You’ll be less likely to impulse buy your way to the poor house.

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