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Did You Spend More Than You Planned on Black Friday?

By now you've had time to review the discounted loot you brought home as Black Friday bounty and should have a good feel for how closely you're sticking to your holiday shopping budget. If you've already surpassed your limit for some people on your list, it may be time to readjust the rest of your holiday spending plan.


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daisymay81 daisymay81 8 years
I didn't shop because I had to work. By Thanksgiving I had all but three people purchased for. I will finish this weekend.
skigurl skigurl 8 years
refinedharmony - i also suffer from shopping bulimia...i buy and buy and buy then return and return and return the stuff i really don't need!
dcfashionista dcfashionista 8 years
I didn't shop at all.
refinedharmony refinedharmony 8 years
I'm going to return about $80 worth of clothing tomorrow... shopper's remorse!
oohsexypenguin oohsexypenguin 8 years
Not really. My fiance and I stayed home and did our shopping online. We ordered gifts for my sister and best friend, and spent less than $60.
RockAndRepublic RockAndRepublic 8 years
Yeah, i did. I spend $2.99 more then i intended, making it $4.99 total. Oh well.
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
nope - i didn't even shop this year. granted we were traveling to the family this year so we knew that taking anything on the plane was going to be a challenge, and besides that - i don't really have anything that i feel like i need to buy this year since i am SO limited with funds.
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 8 years
I went to work yesterday, so instead of spending money, I earned a little extra. It worked for me :-)
Deidre Deidre 8 years
I never go shopping on Black Friday. People are scary that day, and it really doesn't do much to get me in the Christmas spirit!
margokhal margokhal 8 years
I didn't plan to spend anything. I didn't buy anything. So yep, I spent as much as I planned on Black Friday. My almost-bare wallet is happy :)
foxie foxie 8 years
I didn't go shopping, I got a (25 dollar!!!) massage instead. =)
classysassy classysassy 8 years
I avoided shopping yesterday. I tend to do all my christmas shopping last minute.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
Yes, I spent a little more than I thought I would. But it was worth it. :)
bluepuppybites bluepuppybites 8 years
I mean I did spend more than I wanted too
bluepuppybites bluepuppybites 8 years
I didn't spend more than I wanted too, but I was also just looking to get my niece and nephew something. I got almost all of my shopping done for my whole family, and I saved about $100.
Spectra Spectra 8 years
My brother always calls Black Friday "National Buy Nothing Day". In my family, we've always avoided shopping on the day after Thanksgiving. I had to work yesterday anyway, so I didn't spend anything.
JaeB JaeB 8 years
I didn't shop at all. In fact, I helped haul some stuff to a consignment store.
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