How you can save money and earn rewards with the Honey browser extension
Select walks you through how to use Honey and some of the benefits it offers.
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You know the feeling when you're online shopping, and you've added all the items to your cart only to find that the total cost is way more than you expected. While you might be taken aback for a moment, you begrudgingly decide to buy everything anyway because you need the new rug and vase for your apartment.
If you find yourself facing this scenario frequently and don't want to take the time or effort search for promo codes, free coupon browser extensions are an easy way for consumers to automatically find coupons that they can apply at checkout.
Coupon browser extensions work by scanning the web to find promo codes or coupons you can use when you checkout. Honey is one such popular service that works by searching and testing coupon codes on more than 30,000 websites. Bellow, Select walks you through how to use Honey, and some of the perks it offers.
How to use it
Honey is a completely free service. You have the option of using your email to log in and doing so will give access to Honey Gold, its rewards program. Honey Gold is also integrated with Google, Facebook, PayPal and Apple so you can use any of those accounts to log in as well.
Honey is available both as an app or a browser extension that works with Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera and Edge.
In order to use Honey on your computer, you'll need to download the browser extension. Once it's downloaded, you should be able to see it in the top toolbar, and you can use it whenever you go to checkout at an online store. Honey will automatically search codes that are applicable to your purchase.
With the Honey app, you can browse through the top coupons to find deals as well as earn Honey rewards on your purchases with certain retailers. When you shop on the website of a retailer through the app, there's a toolbar at the bottom of the app which shows you any available promo codes. Honey will then automatically test and apply those codes at checkout.