Money Saving Monday: December 29

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We hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season. 2015 is quickly approaching, the traditional time to buckle down, tighten the belt – you choose the saying, but either way most people want to save money at the New Year. Make sure your resolution lasts longer than January 2nd with these tips and advice from financial experts:

Here’s a resource to bookmark: Yahoo Finance has a huge list of ways to improve your finances in 2015.

Preparing your New Year’s resolutions? Daily Finance has a painless way to budget and protect your future.

Consumer Reports offers 5 simple rules for happy holiday gift returns.

Throw a New Year’s party for under $100 with these tips from US News Money.

If you received a gift card recently that you’re not crazy about, here’s a guide from CNN on returning unwanted gift cards.

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