Holiday Season Archive

6 Last Minute Gift Ideas

There are only a few days left until Christmas Day (can you believe it?) This has to be one of the fastest years yet, and if you are still struggling to think of a few last minute gift ideas, we’ve …

What is a financial hangover?

You feel sick to your stomach, with a throbbing headache and a sense of foreboding. No, you didn’t have too much to drink last night – you’ve simply spent more than you can afford. You’re not alone – more than …

Holiday Side Hustles

Here on Everything Finance, we’ve covered countless ways to save money during the holidays. Today, I’m going to focus on some ways to score some extra money to use on all those presents you still need to buy for everyone …

8 Easy Ways to Make Money for the Holidays

The premature appearance of all-things Christmas may make you see red and feel green, but it’s actually a good reminder to start budgeting for this year’s holiday season. The National Retail Federation estimates the average consumer will spend nearly $750 on …

Online Spending Stays Strong

ComScore reported on Sunday that online spending remained strong in early December. Usually early December indicates a quiet period in the U.S. holiday shopping. This year seems to be an exception. Consumers spent $5.9 billion online during the first week …