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Managing your finances over the festive period

Posted on November 25, 2017 at 5:49 pm

If you haven’t already started your Christmas shopping yet, we are sure it won’t be very long. Getting into the Christmas spirit is easier said than done when money is a strain. Buying gifts for your family, loved ones and friends should be a pleasant time, that’s why keeping on top of your finances around this time of year is so important.

It can be easy to overspend on a day out getting Christmas presents, with great deals at every turn, it can be hard to say no. Planning a gift list is a great way to budget your gifts and avoid overspending. Setting a price range per person and sticking to it will certainly help.

There are of course other ways to boost your finances over the festive season, with a credit card or store card. This is only a good option if you are able to make the payments on time and avoid those costly fees.

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