Money-saving mobile apps cited as key to financial wellbeing

Money-saving mobile applications that allow Brits to shave valuable pounds off the price of everyday expenses really are worth their weight in gold.

That's according to one of Britain's biggest savers, Sandra Purser, who relies on discounts and various cost-cutting techniques to earn a living.

Ms Purser's frugality has caught the attention of thisismoney.co.uk, who allowed the Norfolk stay-at-home mum to compile a list of her best ways to save money.

She believes that smartphone and tablet owners can always drive down the cost of living due to the sheer amount of money-saving apps on the market. Ms Purser points to the example of Shopitize, which sends through notifications for saving money on groceries such as cereals, crackers, cheese and soap.

Shopitize.com says both Android and iOS users can save at least