How to budget during the holidays

Nov 11, 2013, 10:17 PM

The 2013 holidays are here! It’s time for presents, food, friends and family, decorations, music and empty wallets.

Can you have a festive holiday without breaking the bank account?

Yes, it is possible, and on “Busy, Smart and Strong,” we learn that it takes planning and willpower!

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How to budget during the holidays