Twitter for bargain hunters

By HootSuite • 5 years ago • 23 Comments

by Kate LeGresley

A flagging economy means sales. Take advantage! Now more than ever people should be saving money whenever they can. There’s always a good feeling that comes with purchasing a gorgeous new outfit at half price, or saving big bucks on a brand new television.

Here is a list of people to follow for money-saving promotions, coupons and advice. By following these bargain-savvy tweeple, you could save, uh, millions. Or at least a few pennies.

The list below represents twitter accounts dedicated to saving you money. A few of the profiles are by moms saving money on food and baby supplies. Plus a few digital bargain hunters. We’ve used Twittergrader.com to give the profiles a rating out of 100. Let us know if you have any to add!

Username Followers Following Updates Rating
http://twitter.com/couponz 0 177 11056 86
http://twitter.com/dealcatcher 0 84 11993 75
http://twitter.com/amazondeals 7 3048 976 99.9
http://twitter.com/BabyCheapskate 114 970 1189 99.6
http://twitter.com/MomsWhoSave 811 820 3329 99.2
http://twitter.com/shopping 98 817 357 99.1
http://twitter.com/couponcravings 978 970 555 99.1
http://twitter.com/Bargainista 103 550 1124 98.5
http://twitter.com/dealnews 124 425 28910 96.3
http://twitter.com/DealsPlus 42 163 214 96.3
http://twitter.com/shoppersshop 61 423 147 95.6
http://twitter.com/squawkfox 167 292 1592 94
http://twitter.com/Daves_Deals 769 358 25369 94
http://twitter.com/bargainmama 172 262 263 92
http://twitter.com/5DollarDinners 64 266 407 92
http://twitter.com/couponprincess 257 238 300 89
http://twitter.com/Bargainshoplady 66 174 143 87
http://twitter.com/techbargainscom 2 136 2478 85
http://twitter.com/BargainBanana 153 153 81 83
http://twitter.com/BargainJack 125 79 34 70
http://twitter.com/MrDealFinder 2 54 1674 74
http://twitter.com/bargainsla 1 35 97 64
http://twitter.com/bestdeals 0 9 429 26
http://twitter.com/shopbargains 0 20 77 0

A few insights to consider:
Bargainista – One of my favorites because she tweeted about the Apple one day sale, and Holts. Plus she’s in Canada.
5DollarDinners – Has some great tips and ideas for making $5 dinners.

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