The average family will spend $650 on gifts this year. That is on top of holiday meals, extra travel, and all the other last minute expenses that come along this time of the year. Jeanette Pavini is here to show us the best ways to navigate holiday spending so that "getting out of debt" isn't your New Year's resolution!
What is the first step to avoiding holiday debt?
Food does add up more so at this time of year, any strategies there?
And the biggest expense is gift giving, what do you suggest to save?
And, if you have to travel over the holidays?
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