Earn Money Apps, Shopping Apps

Ibotta App Review – Legit or Scam

Ibotta is a smartphone app that you can download from the Google Play Store or the App Store. The company has been around for several years and helps consumers save money on their grocery shopping. All you need to do is check on the app before you leave the store to shop. You’ll need to select your store and the items you’re interested in purchasing. Make your shopping list on the app, shop and save. It’s that simple to use.

How Does it Work?

  1. You’ll need to download and install the app on your Android or iOS device. The app is available on the Google Play Store or the App Store.
  2. Only people living in the United States can take advantage of this app.
  3. Once it’s installed on your device, you’ll need to register with the company.
  4. Create your account and start using the app.
  5. Before you leave to go grocery shopping check the app and make your shopping list.
  6. The app displays the special and items on discount for the week.
  7. You can shop at Walmart, Sam’s Club, Target, Publix, Kroger, and Costco.
  8. Furthermore, in most areas, the app is available at some regional supermarket chains, Whole Foods, and the military commissary.
  9. The app will display brand rebates and also non-brand-specific rebates.
  10. The app even has rebates on fresh food items that most apps don’t offer.
  11. After selecting your rebates the apps ask you to complete a task. The tasks vary and can include watching a video, answering a question or another simple task.
  12. If you only select no-brand-rebates there are normally no tasks to perform on the app.
  13. Once this has been completed all you need to do is push a button and submit the list to the company
  14. The app allows you to link certain grocery stores loyalty cards.
  15. If you can link your store’s loyalty card to the app then you’re done.
  16. However, if there is no loyalty card to link you’ll need to take a photo of your receipt and upload this to the app. Furthermore, you’ll need to scan the items’ barcodes to upload. After scanning each bar code the app will beep to let you know the scan was successful.
  17. When you take a photo of your cash receipt, you’ll need to get the complete receipt in your photo. This must have the name of the store, date and time you shopped there.
  18. Once you’ve finished scanning the items and taking a photo of your receipt, you’ll need to submit this to the company.
  19. Within an hour or so you can check the app for your refund. If there are a lot of people using the app it might take up to 24 hours to verify your purchases.
  20. If your loyalty card is linked to the app all you need to do is scan the QR code on your cash register receipt. The app takes care of the rest.

How To Earn More Money with Ibotta:

  1. Ibotta has added Groupon, Hotel.com, eBay, Jet, and Boxed to the list of stores you can use. If you use Groupon and click through the Ibotta app you can earn 2 to 10 percent cashback from Ibotta.
  2. If you refer a friend to Ibotta and they use the app and redeem cashback rewards within two weeks, you’ll earn an extra $5 in your account.
  3. To help get referrals to your account, let them know they can earn a $10 bonus for signing up with your referral code.
  4. Your referrals build up a team on the app. You can earn extra cash in your account if you and your team members have claimed the most rebates or other types of offers for the month.
  5. Each month check on the bonuses you can claim by completing the offers from the app.
  6. You can join the Ibotta team as a work at home agent. You’ll earn money answering emails and responding to inquiries. The company pays you $12 an hour for becoming an Ibotta Customer Service Rep. You won’t need to stay on the phone during the day, all your work is done through emails. This opportunity is limited to people living in Colorado. You’ll need to attend a training class in Denver in order to work for the company.

How Does The Company Pay?

  1. Once you’ve reached a balance in your account of $20 or more, you can request your payment.
  2. The company sends your payment to your PayPal account.
  3. You also have a variety of gift cards to choose from.


This is a legitimate app that pays you cashback rebates on your grocery bill each month. All you need to do is make your shopping list, select items you want to purchase, answer a simple question or complete a task to earn your rebates. To earn rebates it is easy to link your store’s loyalty card to the app. After you’re done shopping you’ll just need to scan your store receipt code and send it to the app. Otherwise, you’ll need to scan the barcodes of the items you purchased on the apps shopping list along with a picture of your cash register receipt to the company. It normally takes a few hours to see the rebates applied to your account.


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