The holidays are almost here and the festivities have already started (including Black Friday promotions) even before the turkey is on the table. With only 4 Mondays to go, here’s my next tip of 10 to help control spending this holiday season, regardless of the holiday you observe.
Holiday Planning Tip of the Week: Monday #6 – November 20 – November 26. . . Check the List Again
Tough week. Thanksgiving prep takes up a whole bunch of time. BUT, it could also be a great time to have some conversations with those on our list about what they really want or need this holiday season. You may find out around the Thanksgiving table that Dad needs help figuring out his new phone. So make a gift of lunch and a phone training session. I will never forget the dinner we had with several of my husband’s cousins where my twenty-something daughter took each of their phones and made the font on their texts bigger! OMG. Nothing was a better gift for them. So, talk about it and find out more about how to put the “gift” into the “gift”.
A word about Black Friday “deals”.