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What is your gift budget?

Posted by on Jan. 23, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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How much do you spend when it comes to gifts? We all have alot birthday parties to go to- what's your budget??

 

by on Jan. 23, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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AM-BRAT
by Silver Member on Jan. 23, 2010 at 2:28 PM

Mine is always about $20. If I'm a *LITTLE* over or under, I'm fine with that.

Bmat
by Gold Member on Jan. 23, 2010 at 3:10 PM


Quoting AM-BRAT:

Mine is always about $20. If I'm a *LITTLE* over or under, I'm fine with that.

Are you talking $20 for a child or adult or either?

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AM-BRAT
by Silver Member on Jan. 23, 2010 at 3:12 PM

I pretty much mean either. I don't go to adult parties very much, they don't get much from me in general.

But we will be buying my BIL a GC from Borders today. It'll prolly be $25.

Quoting Bmat:


Quoting AM-BRAT:

Mine is always about $20. If I'm a *LITTLE* over or under, I'm fine with that.

Are you talking $20 for a child or adult or either?


 

KBix
by on Jan. 23, 2010 at 4:56 PM

My son is almost 3 so the parties he has been to we just get an item the birthday kid wants. Now for my nephew we try to keep it under 50.








 




 
lizmarie1975
by on Jan. 23, 2010 at 11:18 PM

It depends on the person really.  If it's for my daughter's classmates then I try not to go over $25.

Rushn311
by Ruby Member on Jan. 24, 2010 at 1:51 AM

It really depends. for adults in the family we spend $25, for nephews/nieces we spend about $40 each. For my kids' friends I try to spend no more than $20...thank goodness she hasn't gone to too many parties.


AM-BRAT
by Silver Member on Jan. 24, 2010 at 10:35 AM


Quoting Rushn311:

It really depends. for adults in the family we spend $25, for nephews/nieces we spend about $40 each. For my kids' friends I try to spend no more than $20...thank goodness she hasn't gone to too many parties.

We've been going to a ton, lol, that's kinda why it came up...

 

TempestRayne
by on Jan. 24, 2010 at 10:38 AM

I don't go over five dollars for anyone.  I usually make presents, like cookies or a fruit basket.  If I have extra  money I will buy something, but it is usually a food type item under five dollars.

Catrin2009
by on Jan. 24, 2010 at 6:58 PM

My limit for birthdays is $25.00. Depending on who it is. If it's DH, my Mom, Grandma or Grandpa then it's usually $50.00 plus dinner.

single_and_preg
by on Jan. 26, 2010 at 2:55 PM

it depends who it is, but anywhere from 20.00-150.00

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