By Paula Bostrom on Sat, 11/16/2013
The day after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday, is the biggest shopping day of the year. Here are some apps to help you plan those holiday saving shopping excursions.
1. TGI Black Friday (free)
Maybe the name is a little overboard, but TGI Black Friday leaks ads ahead of time to your iPhone or iPad. Get instant alerts for new Black Friday ads from favorite retailers such as Walmart, Target, Best Buy, and more. Download PDFs or just browse ads page by page. You can make a shopping list, get coupons, price compare, and even buy the Black Friday deals from your iDevice.
2. Black Friday App (free)
Another app that lets you browse leaked ads from dozens of major retailers. Keep up to date with the latest Black Friday ads with push notifications as your favorite stores post their ads. You can share them with Facebook friends and through Twitter or email. You can also create shopping lists on the app or access them through dealnews.com.
The BFads.net Black Friday app lets you browse ads by store or category. It features advanced filtering and search options so you can narrow down what you're shopping for. Compare item prices between stores, categories, and existing sales information to get the best deals. This is another app that lets you sync your shopping list to their website. Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account. You can also save your shopping list to use in offline mode if you have no data connection.
4. Black Friday Shopping (free)
This popular Black Friday app has been completely redesigned for iOS 7. As with previously mentioned apps, Black Friday Shopping sends breaking ads to your iDevice. Find store flyers and pin deals and the lowest prices on your holiday wish list.
5. Black Friday
Black Friday by Fatwallet.com is fully customizable to shop Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Search, compare, shop, save, and share all 2013 ads and deals throughout the holidays. Compare over 100 major store ads page by page with product and price details. Save deals to wish lists and share them with friends and family. Shop directly through FatWallet to buy items with just two clicks and save time from shopping individual retailers.