Target’s New Money Saving App “Cartwheel”

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Cartwheel App Have you seen Target’s new money saving App, called “Cartwheel“? I just downloaded it this week to my iphone as well as my ipad and love how easy it is to use. I am all about saving money and this app makes it so easy to do, no coupon clipping, just a quick click and the money savings are stored in your own personal Cartwheel. I have taken advantage of couponing for years and the savings are well worth the time, I normally can save at least 50% off my bill. Now it is so much easier to do with all the apps available out there, I must say Targets version is very user friendly and I enjoyed using it. For my first time I wanted to see all the features available on the big screen so I went to website to do some browsing.   

Desktop Version of Cartwheel

And this is what it looks like on your home computer screen. I was very impressed with over 700 coupon offers that are available, you can brows them all or by category. I chose to browse them all, I am one of those people that want to see everything I’m afraid I may miss out on something good if I don’t. I chose to sign up by email to create an account, you can also login with your Facebook account if that is easier for you. If you already have a login you can use that also. Once that was done I started clicking on the items (coupons) and adding them to my cart, once I was done I printed off my list as well as a barcode that the cashier scans right in the store and you can watch the savings coupons reduce your bill. The barcode is also available and can be scanned right from you iphone, Droid, or Tablet.  Another great feature is they allow you to use any offer on their list as many times as you wish until the offer expires, with the following exceptions: limit of 4 items per offer, per transaction; limit of 6 Cartwheel scans per day. You can also stack manufactures coupons, Target discounts, or REDcard discounts on top of the Target Cartwheel Coupons, which means more money savings.  

Tablet Version CartwheelYou can also earn Badges on your Cartwheel list! They are awarded for reaching savings milestones ($10, $20, $50, etc.) For each badge that is earned, a new spot on your Cartwheel list is opened. You start with 10 spots and more are earned when badges are awarded. I think my favorite feature of all is the in store barcode portion, if you don’t see a Cartwheel offer for a particular item you can scan that items barcode right from your Iphone or Droid to see if a money saving Cartwheel is offered. For my first time using the app I think I did pretty well I had a 40% savings on my bill. I will definitely be using “Cartwheel” on future trips to Target.


I encourage you to download the app and give it a try, who doesn’t love a savings and this is actually a fun way to get started.   Signature      


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  1. Lisa Brown says

    The app is nice and helpful when in store and shopping. It alerts you to sales items that you buy and like. Also, you can receive more discounts with the app, saving even more money.

    • says

      Lisa, I am just learning the app but so far I really like it 🙂

  2. Kris says

    Wow! I’m on it!!
    xo Kris

  3. Amy says

    I love Target to begin with, but to have the ability to scan an item to check for a sale is great!!

  4. says

    This looks like a really cool app, I need to try it. The last time I shopped at Target the cashier told me about it and I forgot. Thanks for the reminder!

    • says

      Debbie, you will love how easy it is to use.

  5. says

    Ha! I’m just learning how to use my new Mac…ipads and all that stuff…is so foreign to me.

    Chow for now !

    • says

      Charlotte you will love your Mac once you get familiar with it.

  6. Anna Pry says

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  8. Mami2jcn says

    I like all the coupon offers on the app.

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  10. Elena says

    I like that I can use any offer on their list as many times as I wish until the offer expires,

    • says

      Amy, I use several store apps and the barcode I think is a Target things.

  11. Katie says

    I LOVE cartwheel! I signed up in October and have saved $298 so far! Amazing! My favorite part of cartwheel is combining discounts. Last week i had a couple items where i could combine cartwheel with a target register coupon, manufacturer coupon, an ibotta offer, and the 5% of with my target red card of course! They were practically free! But even without the stacked discounts is good to know I’m getting a lower price – even if it’s just a little lower 🙂

    • says

      Katie, wow girl looks like you have it all figured out. I like the stacking coupon part too.

  12. says

    I love Cartwheel Dawn. I signed up for mine before Christmas and it is amazing how much money you can save on top of the already sale prices. It is an awesome tool to have on your phone. I love using it. Great give away too. So much fun with this post today.

    • says

      Kris, nice to hear you have used it and saved money. I use apps like this for every store I shop in, I even have my kids hooked.

  13. Kate Y says

    I like that you can scan the items in your cart to see of there are applicable coupons you missed!

  14. latanya says

    I like that you can just show it to the cashier in the store

  15. says

    I’ve been using the Target Cartwheel AP on my new IPhone for awhile now. In fact, it was the first AP I downloaded! I love that the cashier can just scan my cartwheel coupon from my phone at the checkout counter. No fiddling with paper coupons. I’ve saved a LOT of money using it.

    • says

      Laurel I agree the coupon clipping is a thing of the past and it’s hard to keep track of them all.

  16. Mary Beth Elderton says

    I like that it easily combines coupons and offers.

  17. Jammie says

    I like being able to earn badges. sweepmorey at gmail dot com

  18. Kiara says

  19. D Schmidt says

    I like that you have the ability to scan the savings.

  20. Natalie says

    I love the variety of products on cartwheel.

  21. Whitney Lindeman says

    Love that it allows you to stack with other deals.

  22. Stephanie V. says

    You can stack savings/coupons – woohoo!
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  23. says

    Love Cartwheel! The search feature is awesome. I use coupons all the time, and it saves our family lots of money. I like using it on clothes, baby things, groceries- everything! If I won, I’d love to buy furniture/home decor.


  24. says

    I love that there is no need to print out coupons (this eliminates paper waste). 🙂

  25. Kim Ripley says

    I like that I don’t need to print out any coupons.

  26. Tamar says

    I like that you can get such a great savings and that they accumulate.

  27. Karen Hales-Humphries says

    No keeping track of coupons, this app makes it so much easier. And who doesn’t want to save money on things your buying anyway? 🙂

  28. Tracy L Davis says

    I like that I can use any offer on their list as many times as I wish.

  29. Janet C says

    I like that you can search for items and scan bar codes! Makes savings so easy.

  30. Janice Cooper says

    I like how you can download this app right to your phone or ipad and there are over 700 coupon/offers

  31. Shannon says

    I like the alerts! Great for busy moms who forget!

  32. Denise says

    I love finding home decor items at Target.
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  33. Dwayne Berry says

    I have not tried Cartwheel

  34. Crystal F says

    I like that you can scan an item to see if there is a coupon for it. Thank you!

  35. Lorena Keech says

    I just read about it a few days ago so I’m not knowledgeable enough about it to have an opinion.

  36. Cathy Truman says

    I like it that you can stack coupons.

  37. Christina Marie says

    My favorite feature is that you can scan bar codes in the store to find the best deals. Thanks for the giveaway!

  38. Anastasia says

    A feature that I love is being able to scan the barcode of a product and bring up coupons for it! I also love being able to see what deals your Facebook friends find! That can give me great ides for my shopping trip 🙂

  39. Ashley C says

    I love that you don’t have to print anything out, they can just scan your phone and voila!

  40. Jacob LaFountaine says

    I like that it allows you to save even over a paper coupon

  41. Sarah Hirsch says

    i like that it is on your phone, which (unlike coupons) you won’t accidentally leave at home!

  42. Katherine says

    I haven’t been able to use it yet

  43. Teri says

    Showing my phone to the cashier beats clipping coupons any day.

  44. joni says

    I like that you can stack coupons. That makes for better savings.

  45. amber says

    love that u can stack other coupons with the app

  46. Lauren-Olivia Wood says

    My favorite feature is that it is digital and smartphone friendly!

  47. Rosanne says

    I like that you can use it with other Target discounts

  48. Lisa says

    LOVE Target’s cartwheel app. I combined coupons with the app for additional savings. Great deals on everything from clothing, home goods, and even basic grocery!

  49. Raechel says

    I love how many choices there are! There are so many different things you can choose to add to your cartwheel to save on! I bought myself a maternity dress this week and saved $10 off of it with this fun new app! SOLD!

  50. Julia says

    I love this app and the fact that all you need is your phone to scan the discounts! Saving paper Is always nice.

  51. Jenni Carlisle says

    I love the scanning feature, as well as, the opportunity to pair it with other coupons.

  52. janna johnson says

    I like the barcode scanner!!

  53. Rebecca Graham says

    I like the barcode scanner.

  54. says

    I like that it’s organized so well, by department, so I can search for just what I’m looking for!

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  55. says

    I love that it puts all of the offers into one scannable barcode on your phone. How easy!

  56. sandra says

    like the Mossimo Supply Co. Yoga Pants

  57. Michelle S says

    I like that it has one bar code to scan at checkout for all the items.

  58. Betty Baez says

    I like that i can easily access it while out shopping and save instantly!

  59. kjasus says

    i love that i can scan items to see if there is a cartwheel coupon for it.

  60. Lisa V. says

    I like that I can scan with my phone.

  61. Christina Sparks says

    Being able to save money

  62. Erica C. says

    I love that I can see my savings before purchase…so great!

  63. Amity says

    I had never heard of it until now so I don’t have a favorite aspect quite yet…

  64. Daniel M says

    I don’t have a favorite feature yet, haven’t tried it yet but looks handy

  65. Heather says

    I think the barcode scanning option for current deals is awesome!

  66. Terri Moore says

    I like that you can browse the coupons by category making it easy to look it up on the spot. Awesome idea for an app!

  67. RICHARD HICKS says

    I like that you can scan stuff to see if coupons are available

  68. clynsg says

    I like that it seems to be so easy to use.

  69. Sonya Morris says

    I love not having to keep up with paper coupons and when I do I can combine them.

  70. Barb Stenby says

    Coupon stacking is my favorite feature of the App also that it tells you when stuff is on sale!

  71. Mihaela Day says

    I like that you can scan the items to see if there are coupons 🙂

  72. Rosey says

    My favorite feature of Cartwheel is the number of coupons available.

  73. Allison S. says

  74. Gianna says

    The saving extra money.

  75. Regina M says

    Sure i will be doing cartwheels for cartwheel soon.

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