If you often shop online you probably always look for various discount offers in order to purchase something you want at an optimal price. Slick Savings comes with tons of such offers and at first it may seem like a useful browser extension that can help you improve your online shopping experience. This browser plugin that is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox displays a variety of coupon deals and discount offers that pop up when you access an online shopping websites. Despite its apparent use, this browser extension is considered a potentially unwanted program and you are recommended to remove Slick Savings from your computer.
The main problem with Slick Savings is that it can display various pop-ups whenever you access a popular online shopping website. Naturally, if these pop-ups really contain reliable information and you can purchase something with a discount that is all good. However, more often than not Slick Savings is not responsible for the third party content displayed in those pop-up ads. Therefore, almost anyone can embed third party content into the ads, and if malevolent third party embeds an external link and you click on it, you could get exposed to malware and other serious threats.
That being said, Slick Savings is not a computer infection, because you give your own permission for the browser extension to get installed on your PC. You may not have downloaded it from the official website (as it is hard to find), but this plugin quite often is bundled with other shareware programs that you may come across at third party website. Hence, whenever you download and install shareware application, do not be so hasty with the installation process just because the program comes for free. Read the setup steps attentively, because you can never know what other additional programs might get installed on your PC.
Although Slick Savings is not as dangerous as Trojan or worm infection, it can still significantly slow down your system and in the long run expose you to dangerous threats. Therefore, users are strongly suggested to remove Slick Savings from their systems, which is not hard to achieve manually. Refer to the instructions below to uninstall this plugin on your own. Afterwards, run a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner to check for other potentially unwanted applications.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
Removing the extension via Control Panel should be enough to delete Slick Savings from your browser as well. However, if the removal does not go smoothly, do not hesitate to inform us by leaving a comment below.