Don't Overspend for the Holidays

Day to Day personal finance contributor Michelle Singletary shares a few of her favorite gifts, and shares a few hints on how not to overspend this holiday season. Singletary writes the syndicated column "The Color of Money" for The Washington Post and is author of 7 Money Mantras for a Richer Life.

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