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# How much do you spend on your kids at Christmas?

How much total do you spend on Christmas presents for your kids at Christmas?

Asked by lovemydivas at 2:46 PM on Nov. 12, 2009 in Just for Fun

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• Depends on how much we have. It usually runs a couple thousand. (4 kids)

We only spend what we HAVE --- credit cards are off limits for gift shopping.

Answer by Laura1229 at 2:48 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• 1 million dollars.lol

Answer by Anonymous at 3:08 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• One child, under \$300

Answer by Anonymous at 3:21 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• we ddi layaway. we spend about \$350 ob both kids may eb a lil more am not sure

Answer by piwife at 3:37 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• We only spend on what we were able to save that year. This year we saved \$2,000, but we also have to buy for other family members and this is our granddaughter's first Christmas. I think it will average to about \$300 for each teen (we have 2), \$150 for our adult daughter, \$300 for our granddaughter, \$400 for extended family & friends, and the rest for decorations - we had to buy a new tree this year. We may be able to spend less on our granddaughter (she'll only be 10 months old at Christmas) and on our extended family & friends, in which case we will put it towards the new dishwasher we are saving for after the new year.

Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 3:59 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• Wow, with me and my SO fired, this year is yard sales and goodwill. So probably about \$20 -\$40 each. 2 kids, I may spend about \$50 total.

Answer by Anonymous at 4:26 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• We usually spend between \$75 and \$100 per kid with 4 kids. Although we've done it on \$50 a kid before. They usually get so much stuff they don't know what to do with it. I don't see why would need to spend more. They don't need more "stuff".

Answer by justanotherjen at 4:33 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• About \$100-200 for one kid.

Answer by lstrickland at 4:58 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• Well I'm not sure. Its going to be my DS's first Christmas.

Answer by bjw_053109 at 5:02 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

• I do not have a set limit, whenever I feel I am done that is when we stop, LOL!

Answer by lapcounter at 5:27 PM on Nov. 12, 2009

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