Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. This week, we helped you map your Valentine’s Day while on a budget.

Moments from our Twitter chat.

We also featured financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: Do you have a memorable Valentine’s Day experience to share?
  • Q2: What are some simple ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day without spending money?
  • Q3: How can you save money when dining out on Valentine’s Day?
  • Q4: How can you save money on classic gifts like cards, flowers and chocolates?
  • Q5: What are some thoughtful DIY gifts that can save you money?
  • Q6: What are some unconventional Valentine’s Day ideas?
  • Q7: What a some simple Valentine’s Day treats parents can give their kids?
  • Q8: How can parents save on cards and candy for their kids’ school Valentine’s Day activities?
  • Q9: What are some resources for finding the best deals and activities for Valentine’s Day?
  • Q10: How can you plan ahead to ensure that you are prepared for Valentine’s Day next year?
  • Q11: Any final tips to help people stay on budget for Valentine’s Day?


If you’ve never heard about #CreditChat, here is a brief overview:

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