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Avoid the Holiday Splurge Urge

November and December are months of special dinners with family and friends, parties, and exchanging of gifts. These are good times and higher-than-usual family expenses.

Unplanned or over enthusiastic holiday spending can create financial troubles, especially in January when the bills arrive. Follow these steps to avoid the holiday splurge urge.


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