Shopkick is the shopping app that rewards you with FREE gift cards for the shopping you already do! Join the millions of Shopkickers who have earned over $63.8 million in free gift cards to Walmart, Target, Amazon, Starbucks and more.
Open Shopkick when you're at home, the grocery store, or the mall and start earning points (we call them "kicks"). Redeem those kicks for gift cards and cool products -- we have over 20 to choose from. You can even donate your kicks to charity! It's easy to earn kicks and get rewarded for your everyday online and in-store shopping.

Here's how it works:
Open the Shopkick app when you're out and about on your normal shopping runs.
Discover daily challenges to earn points (called kicks) just for walking into nearby stores or scanning products in a fun scavenger hunt. You can even earn bonus kicks if you purchase products and submit your receipt!
Cash in those kicks for free gift cards to Starbucks, Walmart, Target, Amazon, Sephora and more!

Whether you’re at the mall or your local grocery store, there are so many ways you can get rewards from Shopkick for the shopping you already do. Download and start earning your first free gift card now!

The buzz about Shopkick: “This app is addictive.” –

“The number 1 most frequently used shopping app.” – Nielsen

“One of the best apps for holiday shopping.” – Huffington Post

“Best Shopping App.” – Reader’s Choice Award

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Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5

26.6K Ratings

26.6K Ratings

Very disappointed


I have now realized many users went through the same thing as me... never saw it through the years of usage until today. Without warning, my account was terminated. I just so happened to be a few stops away from a $50 gift card today... odd coincidence? My account was terminated without me violating any rules! I have had trouble collecting kicks at the stores... walking in and around stores without being credited for walking in. Certain scans would mysteriously disappear as I arrived at the stores... those are a small amount of issues with the app. I let those all go because it was free and I was grateful for the gift cards. Today after walking through three stores and working toward this gift card and being robbed of my reward, I realized it is all a scam. This app has had me in places I didn’t plan to shop at - had me running around getting tempted to buy unnecessary items- which I often did. All for nothing. I do not recommend this app any longer. After convincing a handful of friends to join, I now warned them to close their accounts since they most likely will not collect their rewards. Nothing in life is free. Mama was right.

Developer Response

Hi Jaborida - Millions of dollars in free gift cards are enjoyed by Shopkickers each year and we're sorry to hear you are having a problem.  We are trying to look into it but are unable to locate your Shopkick account based on the information available to us in this review. Can you please reach out to us directly at

From time to time, we do unfortunately have to ask a small number of users to leave our community when they break the rules (they can be found here:  The free gift cards are being paid for by our retail and brand partners, and we need to make sure that users are collecting kicks on the selected in-store activities in accordance with the terms.  In this way Shopkick remains free and fair for everyone in the community.  

We hope to hear from you and be able to help you.

Thanks - Shopkick

You guys are slipping

Queen of Kicks

As a long time kicker, I have to say your customer service is slipping fast - as well as your “enhancements”. The scanning of receipts is basically a scam. I have submitted over 6 receipts with items purchased and have been denied. Reached out to customer service with no response. You guys used to be so good! Have also been denied kicks for walk ins - and the store even had s sign saying kick tech not working but have not received a response or kicks. No - of so few kicks on discover tab makes me not want to bother - and I used to scan all the time for ideas and go to store. If you’re having a problem with your retail partners, maybe offering a 10% off or something as a surprise walk in reward. Or on the discover page. Sounds like you need some business development assistance to go along with your tech. I don’t recommend the app anymore and am questioning whether to continue or not. The monthly limits don’t make it fun and don’t keep me engaged. It actually makes me shop less.

Developer Response

So sorry to hear about your recent experiences. It's our policy to respond to every message sent to us, so please make sure that the email you submitted for us to respond to has no typos, otherwise our replies bounce back to us. If that email address looks correct then we'll be reaching out to you as soon as we possibly can. We add new items to scan and new big kick walk-in opportunities as often as we can, and are always working on getting more kicks and value in the app. Ultimately, these offers are determined by our brand and retail partners, and some times of year are a bit slower that others. Please have a little patience -- more kicks are coming! :)

Don’t use. Thieves

Disabled 1000

Me and 3 other people, all elderly, would go shopkicking together because we live in the same house and it was fun going together. We started switching phones because a couple of us hated our phone. We put our sim in each other’s phone and used it until we all decided which one we would keep. Signed out of the app and entered the sign in for each of us on the phone we would keep. Come to find out all of us got suspended because that was breaking their rules. They kept or I should say they stole all our earned kicks that between the 4 of us totaled close to $200. So if you get a used or refurbished phone and the previous owner had this app on it at any time, they will block you. Even though you need a confirmed phone number and matching SIM card, they will still block you. I emailed them explaining all this to them, but they still said we broke the rules and will not lift the suspension. They get paid by every company on the app and the companies pay for the gift cards for the people redeeming kicks. So this app is keeping earned money from suspended accounts, AND getting their pay also.

Developer Response

We are sorry. It is very unfortunate when we have to remove a member from our community. It is not in Shopkick's interest to do so – people earning and redeeming kicks for gift cards is what makes our business work. However, we have an obligation to make sure the policies are followed so that Shopkick can remain free and fair for all members.


Cross-Platform Corporation
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Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
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