If you went a little overboard this past holiday season or didn’t create a budget at all, you may find yourself looking at your credit card statements wondering how
It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also one of the most expensive. Last year, it was estimated that Americans spent an average of $882 on gifts alone. So while you want the holidays to be magical and memorable, you don’t want to break the bank to do it. Here are some ways that you can manage your spending this holiday season. ...
It’s easy to get swept up in the craziness otherwise known as the holiday season. However, it’s important to slow down every once in a while and give back to those in need. It’s even more essential to pass these lessons down to our children who may be wrapped up in what gifts they will be receiving. Here are a few ideas to help you get started and ...
With so much going on during the holidays, you may be looking for some laid back, inexpensive holiday activities for you and your family. Here are some ways that you and your loved ones can create new traditions without breaking the bank. MOVIE NIGHT Whether it’s just your family or you decide to invite some friends over, this is a super simple ...
If you haven’t walked into a store, turned on your television, or opened a magazine lately, it’s officially the holiday shopping season. With everything from gifts to food to décor, shopping is a huge part of the holiday season and it can be a little stressful. Here are some tips to help you keep ahold of your sanity and maybe even make shopping ...
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During the holidays, we can get caught up in everyone and everything around us, we can forget to take care of ourselves. As we approach the new year, making it a goal to