Consumers spent more than $700 billion on holiday shopping in 2018. With this year’s holiday shopping season launching in full force, we are highlighting five tips to help consumers keep their holiday spending under control.
There are so many people to shop for during the holidays, and big sales can make it easy to overextend your finances in the hustle and bustle of the season. It’s essential to map out a holiday spending plan to avoid a financial frostbite in the New Year.
Below are five habits Americans should consider to help relieve the financial stress of the holidays:
The holiday season is nearing for many of us and soon millions of people will be looking to buy the perfect gifts. Many of us will shop online in search of great deals and to avoid noisy crowds. Unfortunately, cyber criminals will be active as well, creating fake shopping websites and using other tactics to scam people. In this newsletter, we explain how you can shop online safely and avoid becoming a victim.
Matthew Clouse, Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City board member and Valliance Bank Norman President, was honored as the 2016 Board Member of the Year on Saturday, June, 25, 2016, at the Urban League’s 69th Annual Membership and Awards Gala.Read More