Valentine’s Day on a Budget

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Have you settled on your Valentine’s Day plan? Need some ideas that fit your budget? Don’t miss this week’s chat for tips to have the best Valentine’s Day possible no matter what your budget is.

Topic: Valentine’s Day on a Budget

When: Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion.

The panel will include Kembala Evans: Personal Finance Expert, speaker and author; Leslie H. Tayne, Esq: Founder and Managing Director of Tayne Law Group, P.C. (f/k/a The Law Offices of Leslie H. Tayne, P.C.); Beverly HarzogCredit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Lawrence D. Sprung: CFP® President of Mitlin Financial, Inc.; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

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  1. Have you made any plans for Valentine’s Day?  
  2. What kind of free activities can you do that are still romantic on Valentine’s Day? 
  3. What are the little things you can do for a partner in the spirit of Valentine’s Day that won’t cost much or anything at all? 
  4. How can you celebrate Valentine’s Day on a budget with a family?  
  5. What are some inexpensive childcare options you can explore on Valentine’s Day? 
  6. How can you treat yourself on Valentine’s Day if you don’t have a partner? 
  7. How can single parents celebrate Valentine’s Day frugally with their children? 
  8. How can parents save on Valentine’s Day treats for their children’s classmates? 
  9. How can Valentine’s Day expenses turn from sweet to sour if you don’t plan properly? 
  10. Any final tips for celebrating Valentine’s Day on a budget? 

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