The holidays can be a lot of fun and they can be very stressful. It is the season of giving, which often means it is also the season of spending. One of the best things you can do to help make the holidays a lot less stressful is to create and stick to a holiday budget. Creating a holiday spending plan will alleviate your stress and make sure you don’t go into debt this holiday season.
Though I’m hoping for spring to come sooner, I don’t have too much trust in the shadow or lack thereof. For me, I prefer to celebrate Groundhog Day with the movie instead, watching Bill Murray live the same day over and over again. In honor of the popular 1993 comedy, I thought I’d help you overcome the most common spending mistakes you keep repeating so you can beat the cycle before going broke. Here are seven common spending mistakes consumers make over and over again.