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Plan Your Winter Getaway on a Budget!

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With the holidays approaching, you may be thinking about planning a winter get away!  Whether you’re planning a weekend getaway or a luxurious vacation you always want to make sure you are getting the best deal possible. CreditBox has a few tips to help you save big while enjoying some much-needed time off.

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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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Winter Break: Money Saving Tips

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Winter break is approaching and many young people will be traveling home to spend time with family or to get away to somewhere warm for a little while. Traveling at any time of year can be expensive, but during winter break, when everyone is trying to travel, prices can be at an all-time high. Using the tips in this article, you can save money on winter break travel so that you’ll have more to save or spend when you get there.

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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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5 Outdoor Fall Activities to Fit Your Budget

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With the summer heat fading and school in full swing, autumn is upon us. For many of us autumn is the last opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy the weather before winter frost blankets our neighborhoods. If you are planning some family this fall CreditBox has 5 fall outdoor activities that will fit your budget.

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