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7 Ways to Save On Thanksgiving Spending

Keeping Thanksgiving spending down, doesn't mean you can’t have a great holiday.

Thanksgiving means giving thanks for all the good in our lives. It also means stuffed turkey and gravy, pumpkin pie and mashed potatoes. It’s a time-honored tradition of spending time enjoying a delicious holiday meal while in the company of those we love. It can also mean spending an awful lot of money.

If you’re looking for ways to cut back without compromising on quality, read on for 7 easy ways to save on Thanksgiving spending. 

Tips to Identify Gift Card Scams

Don't let a phishing or gift card scam ruin your holidays.

It starts with an email seemingly from Amazon and likely ends with “You’ll need an Amazon gift card to pay.” Many unwitting consumers fall prey to expertly faked emails. Fear is an effective phishing tactic when demanding payment with gift cards. Family and friend emergencies and overdue insurance or utility bills are some of the many reasons scammers use to trick people. The email demands the crisis will go away immediately if you pay up with an Amazon gift card.