How to save on holiday shopping with inflation spurring early sales

How to save on holiday shopping with inflation spurring early sales

The holiday season is bringing concerns among consumers on financial management during inflation.

More than half (59%) of Americans are stressed about buying gifts this holiday season due to higher prices, a survey said.

According to reports, more than 1 in 10 have already started their shopping before the beginning of September.

You can take simple measures to ensure the holiday shopping doesn't burn a hole in your pocket amid rising prices.

1. Plan your shopping ahead in time to spread out the expense.

2. Prior planning and shopping will also allow you to avail of benefits from reward points and free gifts.

3. If you qualify, sign-up for different apps and new vouchers to win bonus or cash back on your shopping.

4. Work on lightening your monthly spending by reassessing your bills. You may be able to save on unnecessary expenses.