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Simple Steps For Surviving The Holiday Season

This is one of the most expensive times of the year and for so many it really hits the wallet hard. For those who don't have as much as others--the anxiety and stress can be overwhelming. Just remember, the holidays aren't always about gift giving. Money shouldn't be an issue. The following tips can make a dramatic difference for Canadians this holiday season. If anything, many can find more comfort …

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5 Holiday Planning Strategies To Minimize And Lower Debt

wp-content/uploads/2015/11/shopping-tablet-holiday-ss-1920-800x533.jpg Wouldn't you agree there could be nothing worse than receiving your credit card bill in January only to discover you can't possibly meet the minimum payment?  This happens to thousands of Canadians every holiday season, but this year you can make a difference.  You can learn how to manage your holiday budget and minimize the risks of incurring more credit card debt. For many, indulging in spending has become a …

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How Can You Have A Financially Responsible Holiday Season?

wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Christmas-Image-budget.png We understand that #financialplanning might not be the priority for many Canadians during the holiday season.  In fact, the majority of shoppers spend the highest amounts of money during this time of the year, often overlooking their budget and over spending well beyond their means.  This leads to horrible depression following the holiday, but it appears to continue to happen despite one's best efforts.  It's important to remember that Christmas …

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The Best Halloween Party On A Budget

You want to shop within your means, but don't think you can't have a creepy great time for Halloween just because you have to budget!  There is no reason to go overboard or break the bank at all.  From pumpkin carving parties to costume themed get togethers and on to taking the kids trick or treating: a budget isn't going to spoil the fun, but it will help you save …

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