5 Holiday Shopping Pitfalls To Avoid

Isaac Dabah

Resist. It is possible to get a gift card at a discount. Some merchants offer them at, say, 5% to 20% off face value, and sometimes you can redeem rewards card points for gift cards. Those are legitimate ways to save. Also, many people resell old gift cards online at a discount.

Christmas Shopping Extravaganza to benefit local Upward, Love store

A professional photographer will be on hand to take pictures for those who wish to purchase them. Massages will also be offered throughout the day, and a bakery will set up shop in Heritage Hall for the day. The Christmas Shopping Extravaganza is being organized by Dawn Hill, a Thirty-One home party representative, and Tami Little, a Pink Zebra representative. They hope to make it an annual event. They have asked vendors to bring lower-cost items that can be used as stocking stuffers. Some of the items for sale will include stuffed bear craft kits, automobile accessories, handmade blankets, woodworking items, home decor, silk flower arrangements and candles in addition to items from Pink Zebra, Stampin' Up, Pampered Chef, Thirty-One and Tupperware.