Saturday October 24, 2020

Money Doctor: I'm dreaming of a tight Christmas

In the latest instalment of his series for cash-strapped families, the Money Doctor, John Lower, offers advice on the holiday season.

9th December, 2012
'This Christmas, be sensible and plan what you are going to spend.'

A good holiday tip? Never catch snowflakes with your tongue until all the birds have gone south for the winter. Seriously, though, while we still need our sense of humour, these are challenging economic times - especially at Christmas time, when every cent counts.

Planning is everything. So here are a few tips to help you through - and after - this season of goodwill and good cheer. Christmas spending is usually never budgeted for,...

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