Columbia, S.C. (WLTX)-- News19 is on your side with the top 5 apps to save you time and money!

1- Foursquare is afun app where users can check in and become the mayor of places they go the most andit can actually save you money. Be sure to check in while you're out. Tons of restaurants and retailers offer instant deals and even free samples just for clicking a button.

2- Good RX-This is another app that can save you money on your prescriptions. It will compare prices for prescriptions and products at drug stores near you.

3-RetalMeNot isa great app for shopping on the go.There arecoupon codes built into the app for all your favorite places. You can get the codes for shopping on your mobile device.

4- SaleSaver- Ever wonder how much it will cost after taxes and the discount? This app will calculate exactly what you'll be spending so there are no surprises at the register

5- ShopKick- Get rewarded just for showing up. Shopick gives you points (or kicks) for walking into places like ExxonMobil, Macy's and Target. You can cash them in for free things from restaurants and stores later.

The best part-- all of these apps are free!