Shopping Smart to Avoid Debt During Holiday Season

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MCALLEN – While many people have begun their holiday shopping, experts advise they should keep track of their spending or end up in a financial mess.

CHANNEL 5 NEWS reached out to a local credit repair company about holiday debt.

Elias Sandoval with Easy Solutions Credit Repair told us staying debt free this holiday season is all about maintaining a budget.

Time is also important, according to Sandoval. He said setting aside several times to shop will help you avoid impulse buys.

If you have to use a credit card to make a purchase, Sandoval said to use one that has money back rebates or with no interest for the first 18 months.


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