Ibotta is a free cash back app that helps you save time and money by showing cash back deals tailored to you.
You can earn cash back on groceries, clothes, cosmetics, and more at over 300 retailers and 500,000 locations.
Even better – it’s real cash back, not just points.
You can transfer your cash back to PayPal, Venmo, or gift cards. I use PayPal.
Ibotta has over 50,000 five-star reviews and has earned users over $500,000,000 (yes, millions) in cash back.
Here a screenshot of my dashboard inside the Ibotta app:
This is how Ibotta works:
- Download Ibotta
- Add offers that you want to buy
- Go shopping and buy offers you added
- Redeem your offers by taking a photo of your receipt
- Get cash back
How to redeem your $20 welcome bonus:
- Click this $20 welcome bonus link here. Bonus will automatically apply, no code needed. Enter your email address.
- Download the Ibotta app on your phone and complete registration.
- Redeem 10 offers within 2 weeks of signing up. Any Brand and Any Item offers are excluded from the Welcome Bonus. You’ll know if an item is under Any Brand or Any Item because underneath the photo of the item, it’ll say Any Brand or Any Item. This step gives you $10.
- Redeem a mobile shopping offer and get $5.
- Redeem a secondary welcome bonus and get $5.
Favorite stores on ibotta:
- Whole Foods
- Sam’s Club
- Dollar Tree
- Barnes and Noble
- even gas stations!
With Ibotta, you don’t have to download a separate app for each store you shop at.
Instead, you can use Ibotta to earn cash back at your favorite stores.
6 Ways To Earn With Ibotta:
- Send receipt. 1) Find offers 2) Go shopping 3) Redeem offers 4) Get cash
- Link a loyalty card. 1) Link your store loyalty card 2) Find offers 3) Go shopping 4) Get cash
- Mobile in-app purchases. 1) Find offers 2) Launch app 3) Go shopping 4) Get cash
- Teamwork. You can earn faster with a bigger team. Sign up with your Facebook account, and your friends will automatically join your team. More friends on your team > easier to earn Teamwork bonuses every month.
- Bonuses. Earn extra cash back with bonuses when you buy featured products, redeem items at specific retailers, or complete certain tasks. Check bonus section of your app for details.
- Invite friends. When you invite friends through your referral link or code, you can earn money.
Here’s an insider’s look at the Ibotta app.
I’ve been using Ibotta for years and have saved a lot of money using it.
I justify the time I spend on Ibotta with the money spent because it does add up.
For example, I often buy a lot of vegan freezer products, and there’s usually a $1.00 cash back with a max of 4, which I typically buy anyways. Lasts me a month and I get $4.00 cash back.
What surprised me was the cash back on fruits and veggies.
And the cash back on skin care and cosmetics is usually amazing ($1.00-$2.00 cash back on drugstore products).
Items in the app may change, so the cashback amounts always change.
If you’re downloading Ibotta on your phone, the app will ask if you have a referral code. Use my referral code: lwyxxrb and you’ll get $10 for signing up.
➡️ What to read next: 30 Ways To Cut Your Spending And Save Thousands Per Year
Don’t forget to sign up for the free resource library and get exclusive access to free printables & planners related to saving and making money, meal planning, and more!
Do you use Ibotta?
Like this post? Pin it!
Free Printable Resource Library
Join 10,000 others to get access to 20+ free printables related to achieving financial freedom, starting a side hustle, and other fun goodies!