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How do you shop?

Do you spend every day up until Christmas shopping or do you wait til the last minute?

I try to get everything I want for people in one trip so I can be done with it.

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Asked by Imogine at 3:26 PM on Dec. 22, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • This year was easy. No money, no shopping. I got some toys for my grandson at a church yard sale.

    Answer by Gailll at 3:28 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • I try to go for the majority of it a couple of months before and up to a week or so before... then if I have the extra cash and want to get more stuff I will go last minute and grab it.

    Answer by Memigen at 3:28 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • I use to shop at the last minute..This year I started shoppin in the beginning of november and ended in the beginning of dec..Thank god because shopping at the last minute use to drive me crazy.

    Answer by shareemonique at 3:29 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • No, I do it piece by piece usually. I've been shopping online a lot, it's so much easier, especially now that everything is free shipping. The stores haven't been that crazy. I'm surprised.

    Answer by danielp at 3:34 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • I do it gradually through December. I was done a week ago. :D

    Answer by Pnukey at 3:55 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • I start in January, work coupons, clearance and mail offers. Usually I'm done by Thanksgiving - Black Friday is rarely a better deal on anything I've bought through the year. I'll pick up a few extra things from Kohl's because they'll send me a few $10 gift cards starting around Thanksgiving, and combined with sales that's just another $5 or so to spend. The only thing I do the week before is the candy that's only out in December (life savers book, candy canes, etc)

    Answer by NotPanicking at 3:57 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • I start in October and shop my way through until a couple of days before Christmas.


    Answer by lapcounter at 3:58 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • we shop at the end of november 1st of december... we try to get like all of the kids in one or two days and then go and get everyone elses ( this year we got almost everyone elses online) ..but my moma nd my MIL are still shopping ( my MIL isnt even getting msot of heres until Christmas Eve......)

    Answer by glamomomo at 3:58 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • We do all our sons before Mid dec, but me and hubby do each others Chrismas Eve cause thats when he gets his bounus check. Hopefully anyways.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:21 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

  • We shop online mostly because going out gets crazy.

    Answer by IzzeAddy at 4:47 PM on Dec. 22, 2009

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