How to Budget for the Holidays

Hands wrapping a present

There’s nothing quite like finding that perfect gift. From the purchase, to the unwrapping, to the look of happiness, gift giving is a wonderful way to show how much you appreciate the special people in your life.

However, gift giving shouldn’t be at the expense of your own financial well-being. Avoiding holiday debt will mean a lot less stress in the New Year. Luckily, with a little planning and creativity, you can reduce the pressure of gift giving and keep your finances in check. You might even find that taking the focus away from gifts makes the holidays even more meaningful.

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