Tag: Halloween

Tricks, treats, spooks and screams… Halloween can be a blast, but it can also blast a serious hole in your budget if you don’t plan ahead and wind up overspending on your credit cards. We help you have a frightfully fun Halloween without breaking the bank with the latest tips on how to treat yourself without getting tricked into debt.

Holiday shopping seasons creep up to make you spend more

Creeping Holiday Shopping Seasons

Oct 14, 2016 | Meghan Alard

If holiday shopping seasons got an earlier, we’d all be shopping year-round. But there’s good reason to start early, and it’s not the reason retailers want.

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Consumers Shop Smart for Halloween

Oct 30, 2015 | Meghan Alard

Consolidated Credit looks at expected Halloween spending for consumers this year and offers three tips to help last-minute shoppers avoid debt.

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Halloween Spending Statistics

Oct 31, 2014 | Meghan Alard

The average price tag for Halloween has inched a little higher this year. So how long do we have before holidays become too expensive to celebrate?

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Consolidated Credit Announces Halloween Contest Winners

Nov 07, 2013 | April Lewis-Parks

We asked consumers to show off just how frightfully frugal they could be by creating their own Halloween costumes totaling less than $15.00

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Halloween advice - from pets to theft to work

Oct 31, 2013 | April Lewis-Parks

While all of us are excited for treats, Halloween tricks can really cost you. Consolidated Credit offers advice to avoid some scary Halloween situations.

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Announcing Frightfully Frugal Halloween Photo Contest

Oct 07, 2013 | April Lewis-Parks

Consolidated Credit's Halloween Photo Contest is to die for - with cash prizes being awarded for the best frugal costume ideas that cost less than $15.

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Halloween Spending to Reach $8B, Consolidated Advises to Budget

Oct 11, 2012 | April Lewis-Parks

Halloween is big business. Ghosts and goblins emerge in October and Trick-or-Treaters" of all ages open their wallets to spend. "

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Don't Let A Tough Economy Spook Your Spending This Halloween

Oct 12, 2011 | April Lewis-Parks

Many parents like to dress up their kids on Halloween but costumes can also come at an expensive price tag. Read our money saving tips to save on costumes, candy, decorations and more.

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Trick or Treat Spending on the Rise, How to Have A Boo-tiful Halloween

Sep 28, 2010 | April Lewis-Parks

Halloween is now the second most expensive holiday, but most people overlook it when it comes to budgeting, planning ahead and credit card debt.

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Tough US Economy Scares the Spending out of Halloween 2009

Oct 14, 2009 | April Lewis-Parks

Tough US economy scares the spending out of Halloween 2009. Consolidated Credit Counseling Services offers tips to have a less financially frightening holiday.

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