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Smart Shopping: 5 Post Holiday Don’ts to Avoid

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The holiday shopping season is almost over, but there’s one more big spending rush on the day after Christmas, December 26th. You can snag some amazing post-holiday deals, similar to Black Friday, if you go shopping on the day after Christmas. Before you get caught up in the rush of the sales, read these five don’ts to avoid overspending and blowing your holiday budget.

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5 Holiday Party Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank

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The holidays are the most festive time of the year, full of parties and gatherings with friends and family that leave our spirits feeling bright. Hosting a holiday party can be a lot of fun, and doesn’t necessarily have to cost a lot of money. Check out the 5 cheap, fun-packed holiday parties below for ideas on how you can be the host or hostess with the mostess this holiday season.

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Spend Money on Unusual Gifts and Experiences This Year

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Science has proven that experiences bring far more happiness than traditional gifts. So instead of buying a material gift, break the mold this holiday season and give experiences to your friends and family. CreditBox has some great experiential gifts that your love ones will not forget.

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Holiday Shopping on a Budget

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During the holidays, we take great pleasure in thinking of others and buying them holiday gifts. Gift exchanging is a very old tradition that dates back thousands of years, springing from customs found in different faiths and cultures. We’ve carried this tradition through today, and the holiday shopping market is bigger than ever.

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Money Saving Tips: Black Friday & Cyber Monday

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After Thanksgiving, the exciting shopping days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday come quickly. These two days are an awesome opportunity to shop smart, get your holiday shopping done, and buy items that you’ve been saving for all year. Before you fight the crowds and start spending, read this article to make sure you get the most out of Black Friday and Cyber Monday without overspending.

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Grown Up Halloween Treats for Cheap

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Halloween is coming! If you’re hosting a Halloween party, check out this article for easy, cheap adult Halloween treats to serve to your guests. These treats all use affordable ingredients you can buy at your local grocery store.

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Last Minute Costume Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank

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Did you procrastinate on putting together a Halloween costume?  Renting or buying an elaborate costume last minute can get expensive quickly. Don’t worry – we’ve got six costume ideas that you can put together from your own closet.

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How to Build a Holiday Budget

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The holiday season is approaching, and with it comes lots of extra expenses for gifts, travel, dinners, and celebrations. Planning your budget for October, November, and December can seem like a daunting task, but when you follow the steps in this article, creating a Holiday budget and sticking to it will be easy. Your future self will thank you for taking the time now to plan for holiday expenses. 

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Budget Holiday: D.I.Y. 4th of July Party

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Throwing a great 4th of July party doesn’t have to mean spending a lot of money. With a little bit of research and elbow grease, you can throw an awesome Independence Day party and stay under budget. We’ve got some creative ideas in this article to help you throw a 4th of July bash they’ll be talking about for years. 

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Earth Day: 5 Easy Ways to Do Your Part

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Earth Day is the day we celebrate the planet we call home. Showing nature that you appreciate it doesn’t have to mean making a grand gesture. Here are 5 easy ways you can do your part this Earth Day and contribute to the planet’s future. 

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