It's so easy to overspend during the holiday season if you aren't careful; constantly making purchases throughout the month can add up. But nobody wants to kick off the new year with a load of debt! Be wise about your shopping habits this year by keeping in mind a few of these tips to avoid overspending.
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Saving up for a big ticket item? In order to help, we've dug up
accounts that automatically deposit money into your savings when
you do everyday things like use your debit card or pay your bills
online. So whether you're saving for a short-term goal, like a new
computer, or just looking to fatten your emergency funds, these
methods are a fool-proof way for the lazy person to save money,