This time of year is usually very busy. Holiday parties, shopping, visiting with family, traveling, etc. – it all can be quite a blur. A fun blur, of course. It would be nice if some things could stand still while the blur happens. Who wants to think about finances, bills, and saving money during this time of year? Unfortunately, it can be challenging to take the time, energy, and potential sacrifices necessary to keep finances in line. However, just because it’s a challenge doesn’t mean it should be ignored. Being cognizant of what’s going on can be easier to keep finances in check without sacrificing all of the fun.
Let’s start with a few tips to remember when shopping this season….