With the holidays approaching, let’s say “No” to consumerism and giving gifts we can’t afford

Victoria Maydanik Life advice from bankruptcy attorney 1 Comment

We have been conditioned by stores and banks that we “have” to purchase gifts, and expensive gifts at that, for friends and relatives for every possible occasion: Christmas, New Year, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, baby showers, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, reunions, retirements, graduations, housewarmings and more. The gift-giving expenses snowball, and …