5 ways to save this summer with Flipp!

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I am a money saver at heart, but with a 4-year-old and working full-time it can sometimes be challenging to find the extra time needed to really put some effort into saving. When I was approached by Flipp – an app that I already know and love – to share some of my everyday money-saving tips I had to jump on the chance. Most of my tips actually revolve around this revolutionary app which makes it super easy for anyone to jump on board and start saving money – today.

If you haven’t heard of Flipp, you’re missing out! A free app available in the U.S. and Canada, Flipp digitally aggregates over 400 retail flyers from national chains as well as hundreds of local stores to help consumers find the latest sales in their community – or wherever they happen to be traveling. All this at your fingertips, no more having to carry flyers with you, and no more worrying about recycling everything each week! By combining all of your favorite circulars into one paperless on-the-go at your fingertips app, they’ve created a much greener, time effective solution to everyday grocery challenges.

flipp-shoppinglistMy personal favorite aspect of Flipp is that it goes where my phone goes. Let’s be serious, how many of us travel without our phones? Not very many! I’m more likely to forget my keys then my phone. If I happen to be out and haven’t had a chance to look through the flyers, I can build my shopping list at my desk at work, or while standing in the store.  With build in alerts, you’ll never miss a hot deal again!

So, you’re probably wondering.. just HOW can you save money with Flipp? If I can do it, so can you!

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A look inside my Flipp set-up – I love it!

1. Meal planning – our number 1 tip, which is no surprise to many busy homes. Knowing what you are going to make ahead of time, or preparing meals in advance can help cut time in the kitchen and at the grocery store. The less time you spend wandering the aisles, the less likely you are to impulse shop. Flipp makes this easy, once you have a recipe in mind search for specific ingredients and find the lowest price available – win!

  • Use Flipp’s built-in search function to find everything you need to tackle meal planning – without the headache. Use the shopping list feature to make sure you remember everything crucial to your weeks success.

2. Price Matching – no surprise on this one either, as a former extreme couponer one of my best tricks for cutting down my grocery bill was price matching. Generally my time to  grocery shop is limited and I will hit the closest store that price matches. With all of my flyers at the touch of my fingertips it cuts my time at the check-out in half! Just make sure your local store will accept flyers on an App – most do now!

  • Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching, no  more flipping through flyers at the check-out trying to find that circled item!

3. Use coupons – whenever possible, use a coupon! You would be surprised at how often a 50c coupon can add up when you use them regularly. With Flipp, you can easily search for products you have coupons for and find their lowest price – use this to price match and sometimes you can more than double your savings. Remember to keep your coupons organized by expiry so you don’t miss out on using the good ones! I always keep my best coupons in my purse at all times, you never know when you might need to make an unexpected stop.

4. Make a list – Flipp helps keep you on track with their integrated Shopping List! Gone are the days of post-its and scrap paper. Add needed items from any device, and sync directly to your phone for on the go shopping.

  • The shopping list is at the centre of your weekly shopping trip. Get ahead by adding items to your list and Flipp will find all the local deals for you. Take your shopping list with you in-store to quickly check off items and stay organized. Price match like a pro at the checkout!

5. Know your prices – one of the most valuable lessons you can learn when it comes to saving money at the check out is knowing your high and low prices. Just because an item goes on “sale” doesn’t always mean it is the best possible price. Using Flipp for your regular shopping can help determine the lowest price an item is likely to go at your nearby stores.

The wonderful thing about these tips is that Flipp has absolutely everything integrated into the app to help with every aspect! Add even just 1 or 2 of these handy tips to your weekly grocery shop and you’ll definitely notice a decrease in time at the grocery store and more savings on your bill. That isn’t all though, with Flipp 2.0 you will have access to this and many more useful features:

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  • Flip – Browse through all of your weekly local flyers quickly and intuitively
  • Shopping List – Plan ahead and stay organized while shopping by adding items to the digital list, discovering matching offers from your local flyers, and checking them off in-store
  • Search – Easily find a specific store, item or brand
  • Clippings – Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching
  • Item Details – Tap and hold on an item for additional product information and reviews
  • Discount Slider – Highlights the best savings in the flyer to find them at-a-glance
  • Notifications – Reminders about expiring clippings and nearby offers ensure you never miss a deal

Flipp knows that my time, and yours is valuable. They’ve taken painstaking efforts to create a seamlessly easy to navigate app to make your shopping just that much easier.

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302 Comments


  1. I love that all the flyersare in 1 app and you can make lists from them

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  2. I like the Notifications – reminders about expiring clippings

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  3. I use the search feature quite a bit, but I think being able to favourite my stores is fantastic.

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  4. I love that I can type in what I am looking for and just that item appears so I can compare prices. Then I simply just add it to my shopping list 🙂

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  5. having all the flyers in one app is great!

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  6. I love the meal planning!

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  7. My favourite feature would be the meal planning!

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  8. Def having all the flyers I need in one app

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  9. I love that you can compile lists

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  10. My favourite feature is the discount slider

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  11. The search feature so I can compare prices easily and quickly.

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  12. The clippings feature! I love price matching!

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  13. I really enjoy the meal planning!

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  14. being able to search for products that I have coupons for gives me more savings.

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  15. My favorite is the Clippings feature.

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  16. I really like the meal planning feature.

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  17. I love having all of the flyers in one app and letting me know the prices for said item in each flyer

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  18. I love the search feature that finds the item on sale in all the flyers for you so that you can price compare!

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  19. The shopping list feature is my favorite! Super handy for big shops.

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  20. I love the easy tap and clip feature making price matching easy.

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  21. My favorite is the Clippings feature! This just makes the world of flyers so much easier to manage!

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  22. I like being able to check the flyers easily on the Flipp App.

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  23. The Meal planning is cool.

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    1. I mean the shopping list! I need more coffee 🙂

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  24. My favourite Flipp feature is Shopping List!

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  25. I think the search feature is quite effective.

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  26. Meal planning is a great feature 🙂

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  27. Love many features but the best one is the search option.

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  28. Flipp has to be the best thing I have ever used to save on groceries

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  29. All fliers conveniently in 1 app.

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  30. I think the price comparing feature would be the most useful. Going to check this out now!

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  31. I love that all the flyers are in the app and easy to ask items to my shopping list.

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  32. I like that it has weekly local flyers

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  33. my favorite feature is that I can Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching

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  34. I like the discount slider so I can see the best prices at a glance.

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  35. I like that it has weekly local flyers

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  36. I like to organize a shopping list so the grocery list is fun for me. The days of pen and paper are gone!

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  37. I love that I don’t need to scour flyers anymore to look for specific items that I am looking for; fast, easy searches on Flipp!

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  38. I like browsing all the flyers and finding the deals!

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  39. My favorite Flipp feature is having all the flyers available.

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  40. I really like the shopping list feature!

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  41. I really like the Discount Slider

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  42. My fave feature of Flipp is the ability to tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching, no more flipping through flyers at the check-out trying to find that circled item!!

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  43. I love the Flip feature. Being able to browse through all of my weekly local flyers helps the environment and I don’t see to dirty my hands with newsprint!

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  44. Um, I’m a bit lazy, so I like that everything is in one place; it’s nice not to have go searching for all the flyers!

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  45. I like several but my favorite is the notifications. I don’t like missing deals.

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  46. I love the search feature. It makes it easy to find everyday baby items that I need to keep stocked. I can’t imagine my shopping trip without Flipp! Best app ever!

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  47. I love the shopping list feature so I don’t have to write down which store had which product on sale

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  48. How easy it is to search by product!

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  49. I like the clippings feature the most.

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  50. I love the lists and the search feature

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  51. I like that you can search for products to find the lowest price.

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  52. I love the search feature. No more trying to find the right store flyer.

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  53. The shopping list.
    I’m forever forgetting stuff at the store then I have to go back.
    Thanks!

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  54. I like being able to see all the flyers in one spot.

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  55. i get satisfaction out of taking clippings in the app. its so satisfying lol

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  56. My favorite flip feature is the shopping list I can create.

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  57. I like the discount slider looks super handy!

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  58. The search feature is my favourite!

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  59. i like the shopping list feature

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  60. I love the discount slider! When I see something more than 50% off, I usually try it out if it interests me!

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  61. The search function is probably my favourite feature. Makes it a lot easier to find what I need.

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  62. The meal planning would save time. As a single Dad, any time I save is extremely helpful.

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  63. I love the shopping list and clipping tool!

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  64. I love the price matching feature… Makes life so much easier while shopping.

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  65. My favorite feature is the discount slider. I also like that you can easily search for products you have coupons for and find their lowest price

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  66. I like that it saves money.

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  67. all he fliers in one place is the best – saves me time!

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  68. hmmmmm, I think the meal planning, and the price matching, and the coupon option – so, a lot of it. I am pretty excited to start using and checking this app out – thanks!!

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  69. I like how it lets me keep track of my shopping list.

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  70. I’d have to say the clippings feature! Cheers

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  71. I love the Flipp app I use it weekly I love the search feature to find items that are on my grocery list to price match.

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  72. Being able to flip through weekly flyers for sure , I’m always eager to see what sales are on at stores

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  73. My favorite Flipp feature is the Flip feature, being able to browse through all of my weekly local flyers.

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  74. Will definitely look into Flipp!

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  75. My favorite feature is being able to see all of my ads in one place. I can’t wait for Tuesdays when they come in the mail but only two of my stores send out ads, then I’m hunting on my phone or computer to look at my other store’s ads. I can’t wait to give Flipp a whirl!

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  76. I like the price matching feature

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  77. I’ve discovered this app and started using it a short time ago. I really LOVE how easy it is and how thorough the experience is.

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  78. I love notifications. That’s my favorite feature, along with all the other things.

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  79. My favorite feature is the Shopping List – I always forget mine at home if I write it out

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  80. i like the shopping list feature

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  81. I love the search feature-that I can put a product in and it will tell me what flyers it is in for that week.

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  82. the shopping list is my favourite feature.

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  83. I like the discount slider.

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  84. The ability to price match with ease!

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  85. I love the meal planning. It makes life so much easier

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  86. I like that it has an integrated shopping list.

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  87. I really like the price matching part.

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  88. Besides the fact that I love the entire concept of the app, I love that it’s free and that it has the discount slider.

    Besos, Sarah
    Journeys of The Zoo

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  89. I love the shopping list feature!

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  90. the search function& the discount slider

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  91. I love the shopping list & Price Matching!

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  92. I love the price matching part of Flipp! So handy

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  93. My favourite flipp feature is the search option. I like knowing where to go to get the best deals! Thanks for the chance to win.

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  94. Definitely the meal planning feature. That would be very useful.

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  95. I like having all the flyers in one app

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  96. I love that it does all the time-consuming work of going through flyers for me!

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  97. I like that I can make a shopping list and can mark things off as I go. So convenient!

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  98. i love the shopping list the most

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  99. I really like the notification feature

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  100. That you can make a shopping list from all the flyers.

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  101. I love I have all the flyers at my fingertips – literally – I don’t have to worry about getting them all, and missing things. I’m a dedicated bargain hunter, and just won’t buy something if I can’t compare all the flyers – luv!

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  102. My favourite feature is the Discount Slider that highlights the best savings in the flyer to find them at a glance – makes less work for users!

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  103. I like the meal planning feature.

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  104. Saving money makes me happy. I love looking for what product I need and seeing how has it the cheapest.

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  105. I’ve never heard of this app but I’ve already downloaded it and cant wait to use it! All the features sound amazing!

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  106. The Shopping List is my fav Flipp feature

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  107. The meal planning has really come in handy for me lately!

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  108. My favourite feature would be the meal planning!

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  109. I love that I can make a shopping list in the app

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  110. The shopping list feature is amazing! So helpful! Thanks so much for the opportunity! 🙂

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  111. I love the shopping list and the clipping features

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  112. I really like being able to search for an exact item

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  113. The search function and having all flyers at my finger tips.

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  114. I like the ability to clip items.

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  115. I have never heard of this before but this is so cool. So many amazing features. I love that you can Search – Easily find a specific store, item or brand, This is so helpful!

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  116. I have this App on my phone too! The best thing about this is that it alerts me new flyers are out and allows me to compare and shop for deals right on my phone!

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  117. I like the clipping feature

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  118. I love that it has price matching! What great feature

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  119. My favourite feature is the shopping list 🙂

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  120. I like that it is a paperless one stop coupon shop.

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  121. being able to search for item and it gives the results of which flyers has the item

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  122. Search feature is my favourite!! OMG I’ve use that so much in the past week!

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  123. I would use the shopping list the most!

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  124. My favourite feature is that you can clip items and make a shopping list. Very very helpful app!!

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  125. The ability to set alerts for specific types of products is definitely useful.

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  126. I love the coupon clipping feature.

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  127. I like how you can create a Shopping List, Plan ahead and stay organized

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  128. I like the discount slider

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  129. I love Flipp. I use it to find good deals and price match at the grocery store.

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  130. I love that I can type ‘steak’ and it will give me every ad with steak in my area! LOVE IT!

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  131. I like that when you are at the store you don’t have to be connected to the internet – I don’t have a data plan so it makes my life easier and less frustrating!

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  132. I love this app! I use it every time I go shopping. I love that I don’t have to sift through flyers anymore to get the best price.

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  133. My favorite feature is the shopping list. I would use this all of the time.

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  134. I like the search part. And of course all the other cool stuff!

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  135. Out of Milk was not working properly since last year so, I was looking for a replacement app when I came across Flipp. I like that you can meal plan, price match, use coupons, etc. Being able to make a shopping list and check the prices at nearby stores is useful so, this is my favorite feature.

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  136. The meal planning is really neat

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  137. I like that I can search for a product and it shows me that product on several flyers so that way I know which one is the best deal.

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  138. I love the meal planning feature.

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  139. I love this feature – Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching

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  140. I like that you can search for coupons.

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  141. the meal planning and coupons searching

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  142. I love the discount slider feature.

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  143. I like the shopping list feature best.

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  144. Love everything about Flipp but mostly the ability to search specific items and price compare.

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  145. Browsing all flyers instantly is convenient!

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  146. Pricematching! Right at the store with the search feature. Either walmart or the great Canadian superstore (I’m canadian of course).

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  147. Love the clipping for price matching !!!! Love this APP

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  148. My favorite feature is Clippings – Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching!

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  149. I like the Clippings feature for price matching.

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  150. I love that it notifies you! That’s great for me…I tend to be a disorganized and forgetful shopper.

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  151. I like the shopping list feature

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  152. The Discount Slider sounds interesting! Not everything in a flyer is a great deal, so this feature would help me find the best ones. 🙂

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  153. My favourite feature is the Shopping List. Makes it so much easier.

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  154. I really like the Clippings – Tap an item in a flyer to clip it for easy access while shopping and price-matching! Nothing is worse than when you’re out and find a clearance item that you have a coupon for and forgot to bring with you, this way you always have it!!

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  155. I like the shopping list feature the best.

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  156. My favorite feature is the Meal planning

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  157. Search feature! I love that you can search for specific items.

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  158. I love the meal planning feature.

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  159. I like the price matching feature.

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  160. My favorite feature is the Price Matching as I am all about saving the most money.

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  161. i like the shopping list – i always forget mine at home

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  162. The meal planning feature would be my favourite!

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  163. It would be a tie between the price matching and meal planning feature. Both would save time!

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  164. I love how easy it makes price matching

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  165. I like the Discount Slider best

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  166. I love flipps shopping list cos there always seem to be last minute items that actually need to go *on* the list.

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  167. I would have to say that it is the search feature

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  168. I like that you can make a list, I cant go to the store without one or I forget everything

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  169. I like that I can use Flipp to create shopping lists and search for the lowest prices, it makes things so much easier!

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  170. The Search feature is my favourite.

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  171. I love that all are 1 app and you can make lists from them

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  172. i love the search feature!

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  173. OMG, my fave: the search feature. Very fast. Wow, prize $100 gc is fab. & splendid. 2 fingers snap. It is tight, fly & off the chain. Thank you for the awesomeness, the contest, and generosity. 🙂 Pick me, pick me! Dear Santa: I’ve been nice. My X-Mas wish this year is to win this contest. Starving artist here desperately needs the gc to shop and eat. A life changing exp.

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  174. I like having all the weekly flyers in one place!

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  175. we love the meal planning

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  176. I like the Search feature, it saves so much time.

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  177. I like that it has all the ads in one place and the search feature.

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  178. I like that you can see all your ads and you can search for a specific item or store!

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  179. I really like the meal planning one

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  180. Search! So awesome to be able to look without scrolling through every page!

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  181. i like that the ads are all in one place and the search feature

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  182. My favourite Flipp feature is the Shopping List.

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  183. I love that Flipp checks all the flyers for me and that it does price matching

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  184. search and clippings look useful!

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  185. No frills has just taking away their price matching, so Im not sure how convenient this app would be!

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  186. This sounds so awesome, I really need to get this figured out and try it!

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