Today I went to Walmart, to search for a special hair product for Lily. I was not able to find what I was looking for but decided to pick up some special treats for our trip next week instead. I grabbed 3 different snack size candy bars, a box of Chex mix, a can of hair gel and some special treats for dinner tonight. My total out of pocket was twenty four cents.
You will notice on the above receipt that I used three separate gift cards. The first one was from Shopkicks. Which is the newest app I am using. It is super simple, open the app as you walk in the store, find certain items and scan the barcode. I do know that additional credit is given for purchasing items but since there has not been any items that I normallly purchase I have not. I have only been using this app for six weeks and this was my first cash out. I asked for a gift card last night and it was available for use within five minutes.
The other two card where redeemed on the cricket app. We do not use cricket services but the app offers additional rewards through the mplace app. Currently I am earning about 1000 points on Mplaces a day. Which this month is averaging out to be a five dollar gift card every 7-10 days!
Free food always takes better!