With the holiday season in full swing, it is common for college students to find themselves
facing financial troubles with all the extra spending that comes along with this time
of year. In order to help avoid this mishap, we have compiled a list of methods and
tips to follow in order to save money during the holiday season.
Create a budget
The most important step in this process is to create and monitor a budget for your holiday spending. There are various ways you can choose to create a budget, such as deciding on an overall spending limit or going through each specific person on your gift list and allocating unique amounts to everyone. Either way that you decide, it is crucial that you have a plan for your spending and that you revisit your budget frequently in order to be sure that you are not overspending.