How to Save Money Using the Citi Shop℠ Browser Extension

Between coupons and percentage or amount back deals, there are plenty of ways to save money while shopping online.

That’s why a browser extension like Citi Shop can be a great addition to your online shopping experience.

Let’s look at how the Citi Shop extension works.

What is the Citi Shop Browser Extension?

Citi Shop is a free browser extension available on desktop and mobile. You can access the desktop extension through the Chrome, Edge or Safari app stores. You can access the mobile extension by updating or downloading the latest version of the Citi Mobile App® and enabling the Safari extension for your iPhone or iPad. Then simply, enroll your eligible Citi® credit card and let the Citi Shop program automatically search for available offers at more than 5,000 online merchants across the internet.

How to Install the Citi Shop Browser Extension for Desktop

First, download the Citi Shop browser extension from the Chrome, Edge or Safari app store for your desktop browser.

Once downloaded, you will be required to enroll your eligible Citi credit card.

How to Install the Citi Shop Browser Extension On an iPhone or iPad

Enabling the Citi Shop Browser Extension for your iPhone or iPad works a little differently than installing the extension on your desktop.

Before doing so, you should make sure that you’re using your Safari Browser as well as the latest update of your Citi Mobile App. Here are the steps:

  1. Tap the aA in the Safari Address Bar
  2. Tap Manage Extensions
  3. Toggle Citi Shop to On then tap Done
  4. Enable Citi Shop and grant Always Allow permissions to find savings every day
  5. Tap Always Allow...
  6. Tap Always Allow on Every Website to find savings as you shop
  7. You will be redirected to to sign on and enroll

How to Use the Citi Shop Browser Extension

Simply shop at your favorite online merchants.  The Citi Shop program automatically searches behind the scenes to find money-saving offers – percent or amount back offers that give you statement credits to your enrolled Citi credit card after you activate the offer and complete your purchase.  Plus, save with a coupon at checkout. 

Redeeming Percentage and Amount Back Offers

Once alerted to a percentage or amount back offer through the Citi Shop browser extension, click to activate the offer.

Make sure to review the offer terms and conditions and activate the offer before completing the transaction.

You will receive an automatic statement credit to your enrolled Citi credit card with the Citi Shop program’s percent or amount back offers after the offer has been activated and you have completed the purchase.   

Searching for Coupons

If a coupon is available, click the “Try in 1-Click” button in the Citi Shop pop-up window to have the extension apply the promo code that will save you the most money.

Citi Shop Categories

Citi Shop can help you find savings at thousands of eligible online merchants in a variety of categories, including:

  • Clothing & Retail
  • Health & Beauty
  • Home & Outdoor
  • Food & Beverage
  • Travel & Entertainment

Disclosure: This article is for educational purposes. It is not intended to provide legal, investment, or financial advice and is not a substitute for professional advice. It does not indicate the availability of any Citi product or service. For advice about your specific circumstances, you should consult a qualified professional.

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