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4 Ways to Avoid the Holiday Credit Hangover

By Steven Shaw on 1/3/2013

The past couple of weeks have been filled with holiday parties and eggnog and turkey and gifts and good cheer. If you are like most people, you might have reached for an extra serving of turkey or grabbed an extra cookie when no one was looking. But now that the indulgence is over, something else is about to strike: the holiday credit hangover.

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Should You Take on a Part-Time Holiday Job?

By Steven Shaw on 12/7/2012

Should You Take on a Part-Time Holiday Job?

December has arrived, which means the holidays are in full swing. In a perfect world, we all would have set a holiday budget and saved for it all year long. But this isn’t a perfect world and most of us are spending this month scrambling to find gifts and the money to pay for them. So how can you manage to buy all the presents you need without going into massive amounts of credit card debt? One legitimate option is to take on a part-time job just for the holiday season. Let’s go over the pros and cons of this so you can decide if this is a solution that will work for you.

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