"Decorating the house. Buying plane tickets. Playing Secret Santa at work. Preparing elaborate meals. Dressing up for holiday parties. Shopping for gifts. There's no question that the days between Thanksgiving and New Year's challenge us with obligations and expenses. Since being extra-busy and having lots of gifts to buy is stressful enough, why add to that burden by blowing your budget or even going into debt? It's difficult to enjoy the holidays when you're worried about money, so use our holiday budgeting tips that take some of the stress out of the holiday season..."