Price Patrol monitors nearby stores for items you want at the price you want. With this how-to guide and video, we break down Price Patrol, step-by-step, giving you a better understanding of how easy it is to save money on the items on your shopping wish list. Let’s get started!
First things first, creating an account. All you need to do is open the app and fill out your
- Password Confirmation
Don’t worry, if you do not have an Android device you can still use Price Patrol on the Web (Hang tight iPhone users– the iOS version will be coming before this Holiday Season)
Let the shopping and savings begin!
Pick the exact item you want by browsing for items in the recent popular search list or search for specific products you want by typing the exact or general item in the search bar at the top of the screen. A list of varying brands, colors, prices, etc will appear. Next you will need to select an item from the list. This will bring you to the “Product Page”, where you can view product information and a larger image. Now all you need to do is let Price Patrol find your deal, it’s simple:
- A screen will appear that says, “Save search to radar”
- Set the maximum price you are willing to pay
- Set the distance you are willing to travel by dragging the slide bar until you reach your desired mile radius
- Once you have selected your ideal price and distance tap “Save”
- Your item is set to your radar shopping wish list!
Now it is our turn to do the work for you! Price Patrol constantly searches retailers for local deals, discounts, coupons, and annual sales within your set location to find the item you are looking for within your set price range.
We will notify you via a push notification that will appear at the top of your screen as a submarine logo, letting you know your item is available. All you need to do is:
- Tap orange star in the upper right hand corner of the app to take you to your list of “Radar’d” items.
- You will see an orange circle that says “New Results” next to the item or category we found at your set price and distance.
- Tap the circle
- You will be brought to a screen with the product description, price, and directions to the store
- Tap “Get Directions”
- Go touch, try on, and demo your item in the store making sure it is the perfect fit before you buy!
Brag to you friends about all of the amazing deals you received on the items you have always wanted using Price Patrol!