Some of us highly anticipate the turn of the season to indulge in some much-needed retail therapy while others dread the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping. We get it, there are so many people out and the shopping runs us the risk of falling into the red if we don’t budget properly.
Worry not and feel more confident this season by following these 6 ways to save big on your holiday shopping:
1. Thrift Décor
Items like this are typically a very random find, however, when you discover nice and intact holiday décor at your local thrift store, grab it!
You can find all things Christmas from a faux Christmas tree, to ornaments, to string lights there.
Don’t shy away from the upscale items either! You never know, you may find some new authentic crystal to adorn your home.
2. Get Big Ticket Items Early
The holidays bring on a lot of sales, this is because retailers have to get rid of their off-season inventory just in time for the holidays.
You may not get that brand-new 2023 smart TV, but you can still snag the 2021 or 2022 version and nab a huge deal.
3. Don’t Be Afraid to Potluck
Thinking of having a huge feast for Christmas? Invite some friends over and ask them each to bring a certain dish.
You may have the bigger home, but who says you have to