Frugal Parties: Inexpensive Ways to Host Fun & Frugal Events for Friends

Join our weekly #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat every Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET.  This week, we talked about ways to throw holiday parties on a budget. The panel included: Brittany: Founder of Pennies into Pearls;  Rod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian and Mike Delgado: Director of Social Media at Experian.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: What are some of your favorite holiday party traditions?
  • Q2: What items can you plan ahead to maximize holiday party savings?
  • Q3: What items should you factor into your holiday party budget?
  • Q4: What are some ways to save on holiday decor?
  • Q5: How can you save money on food for a holiday party?
  • Q6: How can you save money on drinks and spirits?
  • Q7: What are inexpensive ways to entertain your guests?
  • Q8: What are some inexpensive ways to keep the kids entertained?
  • Q9: What is your strategy for gift-giving at holiday parties?
  • Q10: What are your final tips for throwing a holiday party on a budget?

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