History: CouponFollow, founded in 2010, is one of the oldest coupon sites in existence and has saved consumers over $600 million. It was created out of founder and CEO Marc Mezzacca’s desire to organize and simplify the process of sharing coupon codes, which was a popular trend on Twitter and Facebook. He wanted something that would sort through the coupon codes being shared to help shoppers save the most money.
Ratings and How It Works: Cently is considered the best Chrome extension for saving money, according to its 200,000+ users. It has a high 4.9-star rating on the Chrome Web Store, which is uncommon for Chrome coupon extensions, and users consistently mention how the extension always saves them money. One reviewer even said Cently saved them $50 while shopping when other extensions could only save $30. It automatically helps test and apply the best discount available at checkout for top stores, like Walmart, Costco, Kohl’s and Target, so shoppers don’t have to hassle with manually copying and pasting dozens of different codes to get the best deal. In addition to the savings, you can also earn up to 40% cash back on qualifying purchases at thousands of online stores. Overall, by using Cently, you can automatically save an average of $15 per purchase in coupons, plus cash back at checkout.
Cently also ensures that you’ll get the best price when shopping on Amazon. It has a track record of saving Amazon shoppers an average of 20%. The extension automatically lets you know when you shop if you can get the same product at a better price from an alternative, reputable Amazon seller. Overall, Cently stands out with its ease of use and transparency around your potential savings and cash-back earnings.
Rewards: CouponFollow processes Member rewards monthly to PayPal. You must have a personal PayPal account connected to your CouponFollow account to receive rewards.