Great Holiday Money-Saving Advice From Around the Web
Thanksgiving is right around the corner -- as is Black Friday. So if you're planning a holiday meal -- or just planning to do some holiday shopping -- I gathered some tips to help you keep costs under control and to shop smart next weekend.
Free Turkey: 12 Ways to Get One for Thanksgiving [SavingAdvice.com]
"For those who are looking for a way to get a free turkey this Thanksgiving, here are some of the options that may be out there for you."
How to Keep From Overspending This Holiday Season [Gen X Finance]
"While everyone else is trying to sort out their credit card debt, you'll be sitting back in your recliner planning a spring vacation with the money you saved."
4 Tips for Cutting Back This Christmas [MoneyNing]
"Instead of filling the tree with gifts, we strive to fill the holiday season with memories."
"While it's kind of a holiday buzz kill to bring it up, there are some pretty significant mistakes you can make while shopping, if you're not careful."
Using a credit card for the holiday shopping season can be a savvy move, but you need to make sure you are truly being smart and safe with your card.
Paying for Holiday Gifts: The 9 Best and Worst Ways [Savvy Sugar]
"We've compiled a list of ways you could fund your holiday fun, from the best to the please-promise-us-you'll-never-do-this! worst."