The holiday season is in full swing, and that means parties, food, shopping and family fun. Make the most of your merry with these five apps for your iPhone.

CheckPoints – A shopping app that rewards you for checking in to stores while you do your holiday shopping and scan barcodes. Accumulate points and earn real world rewards like airline miles, gift cards and gadgets. (An app that gives back!)

Epi – This app by Conde Nast provides you with thousands of recipes, helps you make shopping lists, and gives you user reviews to help all your holiday cooking go off without a hitch. Perfect for dinner parties this holiday.

Pandora – Put it on a Christmas carol channel, and voila — you and your friends will be singing all the way to grandmother’s house. Don’t forget to “like” Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas,” a modern classic.

Pageonce Personal Finance – Stave off the influx of bills during the holidays with this app that consolidates all of your accounts and helps you keep them under control. 

Kyte – This app allows you to share photos the instant you take them, so you can share your holiday memories with friends and family who are far away. Plus, you can instantly upload embarrassing pictures of your co-workers at your office holiday party.

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