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Explore the sales at taking place at a variety of stores to ensure you are getting the best deals. Also, make note of when the sales start. Some stores have started “Black Friday” sales as early as Thursday morning.
You may be tempted to impulse spend when you see items on sale. To ensure that you don’t overspend this holiday season, make a list of what you need and where you plan on buying it.
You may be tempted to stop and eat out after long hours of shopping. To avoid spending money on food, have a small snack with you to sustain you.
You may find that many of the stores offer the same deals online that they do in the store. They may also offer free shipping, or they’ll give you the option to pick it up in the store for free (you can do this on a less busy shopping day).
Using one credit card will make easy to keep track of your spending and monitor for fraudulent activity.
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