5 Apps to help you spend wisely in Sweden


Written by Supritha

05 Feb 2018

It is common knowledge that Sweden, specifically Stockholm is an expensive place to live in, especially as a student. But, there are many ways to ensure you spend less and save more!
Here are some Apps and Websites that will help you spend better when you’re in Sweden.

Close-up of a person's hand holding a phone.
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1. International Student Identity Card

The Intenational Student Identity Card ↗️ gives students offers in many categories, from food to travel, there are many discounts that students can avail. They have an app too, called “ISIC Benefit App” .

2. Karma

The Karma app ↗️ is a good way to save money, eat well, and be environmentally conscious and sustainable! You can get food, ingredients etc for half the prices and you can sell as well !

Screenshot from Karma app.
Photo: Karma App

3. Hold App

The Hold app is super useful for students who spend a lot of time in their universities. Just turn the app on, and collect point when you’re in the university and you get rewards from different convenience stores, ranging from free coffee, sandwiches, a lunch meal etc depending on how many points you’ve collected.

Screenshot of Hold App.
Photo: Hold App

4. Lidl (or you’re favourite grocery store) app

You can get many discounts by using the Lidl app. ↗️ There will be offers on certain days, so using store app will help you shop smartly.

Lidl logo.
Photo: Lidl App

5. Subway app

The Subway app ↗️ gives daily deals for Subway. As a student, we might have to grab a quick meal outside. Using the app gives reduced prices and discounts.

Screenshot of Subway app.
Photo: Subway Sweden

So go ahead, save and spend wisely 😀

-Your Swe-Desi Seafarer signing off 🙂 


Written by Supritha

05 Feb 2018