11/18/2013 09:03 am ET Updated Jan 25, 2014

8 Ways To Spend Less This Holiday, Without Sacrificing Style (PHOTOS)

Between the endless stream of holiday music, window displays and festive events, the holiday season can sometimes feel like a never-ending parade of opportunities to blow the budget. But when you set and stick with a budget you feel comfortable with, you are bound to feel better ... and probably more festive as well, knowing the holidays aren't bankrupting you. Let's take a deep breath and start the holidays off on the right foot: with a plan to spend less money and experience more joy.

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