More and more people are using their smart phones to shop and that trend is expected to increase this holiday season. A new survey by Deloitte finds 50-percent of consumers own smart phones and 68-percent plan to use them for holiday shopping this year. The research also finds smart phone users are planning to spend about 14-hundred dollars a piece on gifts.
Another benefit of using a smart phone.... shoppers can check and compare prices almost instantly. That means they can get the best deals and save more money in less time.