Report after report have surfaced in recent weeks touting the record setting amounts spent globally during Black Friday this year. In a matter of days, even in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, billions upon billions of dollars were spent.
I love a good deal as much as anybody, but before you are enticed by the plethora of markdowns that bombard your inbox, television, (you name it!), I want to encourage you to pause before adding more unnecessary stress to your life in the way of holiday debt – the kind of debt that has a funny way of sticking around long after the holidays are over.
In order to give more this year – more of ourselves, more time, and more peace – I would like to share three steps to a more joyful Christmas:
Merry Christmas – I pray this is your most meaningful and joyful Christmas yet.